Principal Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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CyberCoders - Alameda, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
, or a related field with a focus on analytical chemistry or bioanalyses- 3+ years in R&D or equivalent work or post-doc experience- 2+ years of hands-on experience with LC-MS, MS/MS, and/or HRMS assay...
1 day ago
Exelixis Inc. - Alameda, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Job Description Seeking a highly skilled and motivated senior level medicinal chemist to join our small molecule drug discovery team. The ideal candidate will be an experienced chemistry team...
8 hours ago
Merck Company - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Our Research & Development Division in South San Francisco is seeking a highly experienced Principal Scientist with a strong background in assay development and cellular pharmacology to join the Quantitative...
6 days ago
Denali Therapeutics - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Denali Therapeutics is dedicated to developing breakthrough therapies for neurodegenerative diseases through our deep commitment to degeneration biology and principles of translational medicine....
7 days ago
Gilead Sciences - Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Principal Scientist II United States - California - Foster City Gilead Sciences is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be...
8 days ago
Genapsys - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Understanding of general surface characterization tools (XPS, AFM, TOF-SIMS, fluorescence microscopy, etc.) and analytical chemistry techniques (LCMS, GC, NMR, etc.)....
8 days ago
Bristol-Myers Squibb - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision transforming patients lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the most diverse...
13 days ago
Johnson & Johnson - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for Principal Scientist/Associate Director, located in Spring House, PA. At the Janssen...
15 days ago
Coherus Biosciences - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Principal Scientist/Associate Director, Immuno-Oncology Reports To: Vice President, Translational Development Sciences Location: Camarillo, California Classification: Exempt Overview: We...
19 days ago
Merck - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
development and in vivo methods Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems by undertaking innovative approaches and applying state-of-the art technologies exemplified by publication in high -quality...
22 days ago
Gilead Sciences, Inc. - Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Principal Scientist I - Formulation & Process Development United States - California - Oceanside Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and...
24 days ago
Bristol-Myers Squibb - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Not being bound by therapeutic modality creates a very dynamic, exciting and creative environment where the successful chemist will interface with an excellent team of scientists in biology, biochemistry...
25 days ago
Amgen Inc. - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
development and qualification and analysis of clinical samples Experience managing biomarker assay outsourcing processes with external vendors and CROs Strong written and verbal communication skills...
26 days ago
Amgen Inc. - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Basic Qualifications: Doctorate degree and 3 years of molecular biology, biochemistry, virology or relevant area experience Or Master's degree and 6 years of molecular biology, biochemistry, virology...
26 days ago
23andMe, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Research & Science Senior/Principal Scientist, Genomics R&D Sunnyvale, California, United States With the world's largest database of more than ten million genotyped customers, 23andMe is at the...
26 days ago

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Salary for Principal Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

This is the average annual salary for Principal Chemist jobs in Palo Alto, CA as reported by the BLS.

$124,150

Highest Education Level

Principal Chemists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (46.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.6%)
  • Master's Degree (22.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (0.8%)
  • High School or GED (0.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (0.3%)
  • Some College (0.1%)
  • Some High School (0.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Principal Chemists in Palo Alto, CA
  • None (32.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.1%)
  • 1-2 years (16.9%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.8%)
  • 2-4 years (7.0%)
  • 10+ years (6.0%)

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