Scientist/Sr. Scientist

Hayward, CA, United States
Nov 20, 2020
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Arcus Biosciences currently has an excellent opportunity for a Scientist/Sr. Scientist to join our Protein Sciences group. The successful candidate will be joining a growing Protein Science group that is responsible for purification and characterization of recombinant proteins to support assay development, high throughput screening, structural biology, and other research needs.

The successful candidate is expected to conduct independent lab work and interact closely with other scientists within the research organization. He or she should be able to think critically about complex experiments and collaborate with other scientists to advance research projects. He or she should possess excellent molecular biology, protein biochemistry, protein expression and purification skills.

  • PhD in Biochemistry, Structural Biology, or a related scientific discipline with 0-4 years of industry experience.
  • A track record of successfully expressing and purifying challenging proteins.
  • Extensive experience developing and optimizing protein expression and purification processes.
  • Technical proficiency in the use of AKTA instruments, a diverse range of column chromatography methods, protein biochemistry and molecular biology techniques.
  • Demonstrated expertise with analytical methods such as HPLC, SEC-MALS, DSF.
  • A high level of competence in the expression of challenging proteins in bacterial, mammalian, and baculovirus expression systems.
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills.