Associate Scientist, Functional Biocharacterization 

Location
Seattle, WA
Posted
Oct 04, 2021
Ref
REQ-03854
Hotbed
BioForest
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Just is seeking a motivated and creative Associate Scientist who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics. In this position, you will work with a multidisciplinary team for the analytical and functional biocharacterization of large molecule therapeutics and analysis of process impurities. Experience with ELISA binding assays, DNA extraction, and PCR preferred. Additional experience with cell-based and ligand-receptor binding assays, as well as high-throughput methods and liquid handling robotics beneficial. The successful candidate has strong written and verbal communication skills and is interested in ways to improve technology. The ability to multitask and to work both independently and in teams in a fast-paced collaborative environment is necessary.

Responsibilities:
•Routine testing of analytical samples
•Method Development and method qualification
•Technology development to improve throughput and efficiency

Education Requirements:
•BS in Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, Chemistry or related field and 0-5 years’ experience

Preferred Qualifications:
•ELISA experience
•Hands on experience with plate-based assays and serial dilutions
•DNA manipulation, PCR, q-PCR
•Experience in any or all of the following methods: cell-based assays, SPR, BLI
•Aseptic technique and eukaryotic tissue culture experience
•Use of liquid-handling automation applications
•Experience in method development
•Strong oral and written communication skills

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