Sr Research Associate / Scientist, Hydridoma Technology - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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Sr Research Associate / Scientist, Hydridoma Technology

Kenjockety Biotechnology LLC

Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
7/31/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

We are seeking a Senior Research Associate or Scientist who is an expert in hybridoma technology to establish and develop our hybridoma platform as part of our antibody drug discovery and development program.  Hands-on technical expertise in all aspects of hybridoma technology is essential, with a demonstrated track record of success in antibody generation and characterization using hybridoma technology.   You will be part of a small, skilled team of experts with a passion for developing novel therapeutics in the field of oncology.

Responsibilities:  Establish our hybridoma program and scale into a high throughput process, Perform all aspects of monoclonal antibody production work including immunization, fusion and screening, Perform all aspects of tissue culture hybridoma work including screening of supernatants, sub-cloning, characterization and cryo-preservation, Establish and maintain a hybridoma and cell banking database.

Company:  Kenjockety Biotechnology LLC is a privately held, preclinical stage biotechnology company that is engaged in the development of unique biotherapies for cancer treatment.  Kenjockety offers a dynamic team environment where experts with a common purpose can work together in an self-directed manner.   Kenjockety offers flexible hours, a competitive compensation package with a strong equity component, health, dental and vision plans and an open and self-directed vacation policy.  Kenjockety Biotechnology LLC was founded in January 2017 and is based in South San Francisco.  

Requirements

•   Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Biochemisty, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology or related field, with 5+ years of relevant academic or industry experience or PhD with 3+ years of experience
•   Strong background in cell culture
•   Proven track record of success in antibody generation and characterization
•   Comfortable working with rodents
•   Hands-on experience with antibody binding assays such as ELISA
•   High level of expertise with FACS technology
•   Experience with high throughput automation is preferred
•   Experience with mammalian cell transient transfection is a plus
•   Strong oral and written communication skills
•   Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and able to manage multiple projects
•   Team player with the energy and motivation to work independently.

We are an equal opportunity employer and our employment decsions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, gender identity, national origin, handicap, disability or marital status.