Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Associate Research Scientist II, Protein Engineering (3)

Location
Redwood City, CA
Posted
Sep 08, 2019
Ref
R1507854
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time

Associate Research Scientist II, Protein Engineering - D4
Hiring Manager: Andy Deng, Feng Wang, Peter Lee, Conjugations, D6

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic protein engineer at a Research Associate level to join the Protein Engineering Group. The candidate will be expected to work on a variety of protein engineering projects to optimize and generate differentiated antibody therapeutic leads.

Specific Responsibilities:
• Participate in protein engineering efforts to optimize variable and constant domains of antibodies.
• Protein expression of various antigens and antibodies in multiple expression systems (mammalian, insect, yeast, and E. coli)
• Protein purification utilizing variety of methods (affinity, ion-exchange, hydrophobic, size-exclusion chromatography)
• Perform complex experiments with strong attention to detail and documentation.
• Excellent written and oral skills are necessary.
• Accomplish goals under project team time lines.

Requirements:
• 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, Structural biology, or similar field.
• Experience in generation and characterization of protein and antibody variants.
• Extensive experience and knowledge in molecular biology, protein expression, purification, and characterization.
• Excellent time management and organizational skills.
• Experience with display technologies a plus
• Ability to work in a multidisciplinary biologics discovery team.