Research & Development Scientist

Location
Gaithersburg. MD
Posted
Sep 24, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Research & Development Scientist

Gaithersburg, MD

Your Tasks:

As a member of the Lentigen Technology Research and Development team, you will have the opportunity to play a key, hands-on role within the functional area of antibody engineering and CAR-T development. More specifically, you will be responsible for antibody library construction, panning and cell sorting, antibody/protein expression and purification, antibody binding characterization through ELISA and FACS, antibody affinity maturation, as well as the isolation, culture, and analysis of primary human T cells, T cell lines and cancer cell lines. Furthermore, the unique duties of this position will allow you to master state of the art research and development techniques in molecular biology and immunology to make valuable contributions in keeping Lentigen Technologies, Inc. at the cutting edge of biomedical research. 

Your Profile:

  • You hold a Ph. D. or M.S. degree in molecular biology, immunology, or virology and have at least two years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • You are proficient in isolation and culture of primary cells, multicolor flow cytometry and cell-based assays.
  • You possess a good level of familiarity with state-of-the-art molecular biology techniques and analytical methodology including cell based assays, RT-PCR, ELISA, SDS-PAGE and protein and DNA quantitation.
  • You enjoy collaborating alongside a motivated team in order to achieve company goals.

Lentigen Technology Inc., a Miltenyi Biotec company, is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

At Lentigen, we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of lentiviral vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Lentigen Technology, Inc. is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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