Research Assistant/Associate - Mountain View, CA | Biospace
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Research Assistant/Associate

JN Biosciences

Location:
Mountain View, CA
Posted Date:
9/4/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
5188
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

JN Biosciences (www.jn-bio.com) is a privately-owned biotech company with innovative antibody engineering technologies for generation of novel antibody-based therapeutics. The company is seeking a talented junior researcher who conducts experiments mainly in molecular biology, such as DNA and RNA manipulation, gene cloning, and expression and purification of recombinant proteins. A successful candidate also works with mammalian cell lines for expression and assays of recombinant proteins and generation of monoclonal antibodies. Additional duties include preparation of reagents commonly used in the lab. Lifting of anything heavier than 25 lbs or operation of any heavy machinery is not needed. However, some repetitive actions, mostly pipet use, are required. In addition to lab works, data analysis and presentation using Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Prism and other scientific software is required. Good communication skill, both verbal and written, is essential.

Requirements

B.S., B.A. or equivalent in life science with 0.5 to 2 years of work experience in a research lab.  Hands-on experience with recombinant DNA techniques is essential.  Experience of handling mammalian cell culture is desired.  A recent college graduate is welcome to apply to this position.