Associate Scientist

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in biological sciences, biochemistry, or a closely related scientific discipline
  • Minimum two years of experience in related field
  • Basic knowledge and strong interests in: i) molecular & cellular biology of mammalian cells; ii) recombinant protein expression; iii) modern technologies applied to cell line characterization such as flow cytometry and genome editing.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master's degree in biological sciences, biochemistry, or a closely related scientific discipline
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture and cell line development for recombinant gene expression, including routine cell passage, plasmid construction and purification, transfection and cell line characterization
  • Knowledge of equipment and procedures such as auto-cell counting, FACs cell sorting and imaging, and protein analysis
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication

Details:

  • Participate as a member of the group responsible for generating cell lines to produce biopharm drug substance.
  • Display high motivation to conduct CHO cell line development as well as host/vector engineering in order to deliver high quality and yield products or improve the robustness of platform technologies.
  • Ensure high quality experimental design and operation, data analysis, troubleshooting, and maintenance of detailed records for project reports.
  • Effectively collaborate within a matrixed environment.
  • Deliver high quality work using strong communication skills.

Contact information:

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