Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Associate, Purification (16)

Redwood City, CA, US
Sep 26, 2018
Science/R&D, Research
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Research Associate - Purification

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled and protein chemist at a Research Associate level to join the protein production group. The candidate will be expected to work on a variety of projects to purify antibodies from multiple species and heterologous expression systems.

Specific Responsibilities:
• Purify antibodies using variety of systems (protein A, ion exchange, size exclusion, etc.).
• Purify antibodies using multiple purification platforms (i.e. AKTA Avant, etc.).
• Analyze antibodies using standard protein characterization methods (SDS-PAGE/CE-SDS, SEC-MALLS, endotoxin, etc.).
• Perform experiments with strong attention to detail and documentation.
• Excellent written and oral skills are necessary.
• Accomplish goals under project team time lines.

• BS degree with 5+ years of industry experience or MS degree with 2+ years of industry experience. The degree should be in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular and Cell Biology, or similar field.
• Experience in generation and characterization of proteins is required and antibodies is preferred.
• Strong expertise in protein purification and characterization.
• Experience and knowledge in molecular biology and expression is a plus.
• Ability to work in a multidisciplinary biologics discovery team.