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The Senior Associate Scientist position within the Target Protein Engineering Group in Biomedicine Design department is responsible for production of antibody drug targets in mammalian expression systems to provide protein and cellular reagents for therapeutic antibody discovery and characterization. The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding and lab experience in expression and/or purification of recombinant proteins in mammalian expression systems. Experience in protein characterization techniques including SDS-PAGE, immunoblotting, and column chromatography techniques and instrumentation is essential. Prior experience in mammalian cell culture and mammalian large scale transient expression systems is desirable. Knowledge and experience in mammalian stable cell generation is a plus. Excellent writing and communication skills, and the ability to accurately document and communicate results are required. Ability to multitask while working with multiple people in a team based environment is essential.
Mammalian cell expression of recombinant proteins Stable mammalian cell line development Small Scale protein purification Evaluation of expression using various assays Documentation and recording of results