Associate Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
North Chicago, USA
Posting date: 08 Jun 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist with a biopharmaceutical company located in North Chicago, IL.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Careful documentation of experimental practices and results will be required.
  • Support small molecule drug development within the discovery organization.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS or MS in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biology or related field
  • Excellent protein purification and characterization skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot and work independently
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good understanding of biophysical protein methods preferred
  • Molecular biology or cell culture experience preferred
  • Expression, purify and characterize challenging proteins in support of crystallography, fragment discovery and high throughput biochemical screening.
  • Laboratory skills in protein purification and characterization for a diverse set of protein classes.
  • Experience with protein characterization techniques such as thermal stability, SDS-PAGE analysis, Western blotting, chromatography and ITC is preferred.
  • Strong experimental design and troubleshooting skills are also required.
  • Additional experience in molecular biology and/or cell culture would be considered beneficial.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as be able to effectively work as part of a dynamic and diverse team.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Samantha Reader at 267-536-3075.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.