Research Associate, Protein Sciences

Location
94080, South San Francisco
Posted
Jul 10, 2020
Ref
20-02603
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Research Associate, Protein Sciences
South San Francisco, CA

Summary
This individual will be responsible for the execution of high-throughput cloning, protein expression and purification and will be involved in the critical path for the discovery of neoEpitope and corresponding cognate TCRs. The position involves a considerable amount of bench work in GMP-like environment and will follow protocols and SOP executions to support our clinical trial. The ideal candidate should have keen attention to details, be highly organized and should enjoy operating in an exceptionally dynamic and collaborative environment.

Responsibilities

  • Produce a wide variety of recombinant DNA clones
  • Expression and purification of recombinant proteins in high-throughput in a mammalian host system
  • Coordinate activities with functional groups and project teams
  • Update electronic lab notebook entries, inventory and documentation

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree with 1-2 years of experience in Protein Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or related disciplines
  • Prior experience with mammalian cell culture and with recombinant protein expression
  • Acute attention to details, well-organized, diligent with documentation
  • Highly goal-driven and the displays the ability to handle delicate experiments in a timely manner
  • Able to operate in a collaborative environment and communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in the form of written reports
  • Shift & Hours: Moving to 7 day operational work week. MUST be able to work the following shifts: Monday - Friday, Tuesday - Saturday, Wednesday - Sunday.