Research Scientist, Antibody Discovery

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
Wilmington, USA
Posting date: 10 Dec 2019

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Scientist of Antibody Discovery for a pharmaceutical company located in Wilmington, DE. Successful candidate will be a part of an antibody discovery group. He/she will be responsible for molecular biology in support of antibody discovery for therapeutic applications.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, perform, analyze, and document laboratory experiments in support of antibody discovery.
  • Clone and sequence antibody genes.
  • Build focused libraries for protein engineering.
  • Analyze protein expression by multiple methods including western blot and flow cytometry.
  • Assist antibody discovery efforts using in vitro display technologies (i.e. phage and yeast display).
  • Prioritize and manage multiple ongoing projects under aggressive timelines.
  • Maintain laboratory instruments.

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, or related life sciences field
  • BS/MS with a minimum of 5 years of laboratory experience.
  • Knowledge and hands-on-experience with molecular biology techniques such as PCR, cloning, DNA prep, and DNA sequencing are required.
  • Experience with NGS library generation and data analysis is preferred.
  • Experience with antibody display technologies or antibody generation is a plus.
  • Experience with protein expression and protein biochemistry is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to document and summarize complex data.
  • Flexible and enthusiastic in a fast-paced biotech.
  • Strong organization, communication, and computer skills.

To Apply:

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A full job description is available on request.

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.