Scientist

Immunology

Siolta Therapeutics is seeking highly motivated and talented technical staff scientists to provide
support for the company’s therapeutic development program focused on prevention/treatment of
airway inflammation through manipulation of the gut microbiome. The successful candidate will
work closely with other team members on preclinical studies of a rationally designed mixedspecies
therapeutic microbial consortium. The successful candidate will be technically proficient
in microbial culture, molecular techniques and experienced in animal handling.

Essential Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in immunology, microbiology, or related fields
  • Demonstrated success in project design, protocol development, and data analysis and
    interpretation
  • Proficiency in immune cell characterization via flow cytometery (e.g., CYTOF)
  • Experience in standard molecular and cellular assays used to evaluate host response e.g.
    qPCR/RT-PCR, ELISA and IHC
  • Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively in fast paced development
    environment
  • Strong publication record
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with in vivo and/or in vitro cellular assays
  • Experience with humanized, germ-free mouse models
  • Participation in IND enabling studies
  • Knowledge of microbiology
Key Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop preclinical murine models to demonstrate efficacy of microbial
    therapeutics
  • Generate, analyze and interpret data from immunological assays in murine models of
    allergic inflammation
  • Develop quantitative methods and analytical procedures for evaluating and interpreting
    immunological responses as they relate to inflammation and changes to the microbiome
  • Maintain current awareness of literature, emerging approaches and methods at the
    intersection of immunology and microbiome sciences
  • Contribute to the development of Siolta’s intellectual property estate
Who we are:

Siolta Therapeutics is an early-stage biotech located in the San Francisco Bay Area focused on
developing microbial therapeutics to treat or prevent inflammatory disease. We are developing a
strong multi-disciplinary team of scientists to support our vision of rationally designed microbial
therapeutic development.

Compensation:

Siolta Therapeutics offers competitive salary, equity plans, and full benefit packages that are
commensurate with experience.

To Apply:

Please provide a cover letter, CV, and three references to info@sioltatherapeutics.com