Research Associate, Protein Analytical Chemistry

Redwood City, CA
Jul 18, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Research Associate, Protein Analytical Chemistry

The Position: The successful candidate will be a key contributor as a large molecule analytical development professional at Bolt. The position will be primarily responsible for routine analysis using common monoclonal antibody, antibody drug conjugate, and other protein therapeutic analytical methods. Professional career development includes some method development, optimization, and troubleshooting. The methods will support product release, stability, and characterization of Bolt’s Boltbody™ Immune-stimulating Antibody Conjugates (ISACs) in a regulated work environment. This position reports to the Analytical Development Lead.

About You: You have a BA or BS in biochemistry, analytical chemistry, chemistry or biotechnology or related discipline with at least 2 years of hands-on protein analytical developmental experience at a life-science company. You possess a working knowledge of analysis of monoclonal antibodies and antibody conjugates by HPLC, electrophoretic and spectroscopic analytical technologies and understand the operation of the analysis instrumentation tools. You are familiar with the compliance landscape of a GMP environment and demonstrate a working familiarity with GXP regulations, industry guidance and pharmacopeia. You are capable of operating in a fast-paced dynamic environment with minimal supervision on routine work, along with the ability to work in a team environment to suggest solutions to moderate problems. You possess good communication skills and have some experience with written documentation, such as technical reports, protocols and standard operating procedures. You are known for creating positive relationships with employees at all levels and have an interest in growing with the company and a commitment to continuous learning.

Who We Are:

Bolt Biotherapeutics, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing Boltbody™ Immune-stimulating Antibody Conjugates (ISACs), a new class of immuno-oncology therapeutics that have eliminated tumors following systemic administration in preclinical studies while also developing immunological memory, which may lead to more durable clinical responses for patients. This is a unique opportunity to join and build, with like-minded colleagues, a company that will transform the lives of individuals with cancers.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a competitive salary and benefits package.