Scientist/Sr Scientist Protein Biochemistry

Thousand Oaks, CA
May 29, 2019
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Job Description/responsibilities:

Gensun Biopharma Inc., located in Thousand Oaks California, is a startup company focusing on large molecule biotherapeutics development. The company is seeking a highly motivated scientist with exceptional ability to develop and establish cell lines for potential therapeutics


  • Purification of antibodies, engineered proteins, and bispecifc and trispecific molecules for assessment in biochemical, bioassays, and in vivo models.
  • Identify and integrate technologies that improve or expand the ability to produce molecules by working with teammates, collaborators, vendors, and staying abreast of the literature
  • Enter all data into laboratory notebooks and databases on a daily basis, generate weekly summary reports for management review, and create CofAs for release of proteion proteins lots
  • Regular participation and presentation of data and analyses


  • Ph.D. or MS in a relevant scientific discipline, and post-doctoral or equivalent experience with proteins expression or proteins purification

Technical experience with proteins purification using FPLC and proteins A, CEX and SEC columns from small scale to gram levels


  • Experience with the following is desirable; high throughput purification platforms, and/or bioanalytical characterization techniques
  • A track record of innovation and scientific rigor, strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills, and ability to contribute constructively to discussions 

ยท         Goal oriented, organized, capable of prioritizing and working on multiple projects, and able to execute to timelines that meet company goals


  • Work well in a cross functional team environment, both independently as well as be willing to help others
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Driven by a desire to create the next generation of immunotherapy based cancer therapeutics and the vision to offer cancer patients efficacious and tolerable new therapies that extend and improve their lives.

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in an innovation driven, exciting biotechnology company doing ground-breaking work in the field of immuno-oncology
  • The opportunity to work within and have a significant impact on a highly motivated team of like-minded people
  • Competitive compensation package including a base salary, bonus potential, stock options, healthcare benefits and paid time-off