Associate Scientist - protein purification, HPLC, AKTA in Palo Alto, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

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Job Description


  • Utilize a strong working understanding of protein purification and characterization techniques.
  • Demonstrate hands on experience in basic biochemistry techniques such as buffer preparation, SDS-PAGE, analysis, protein purification using different types of resins.
  • Work effectively within the purification team, to be able to follow standard purification procedures, maintain detailed records, and assist in the preparation and uploading of purification and characterization reports to the database.


  • BS in Protein Chemistry, Biochemistry or related disciplines required; Master's degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experiences in protein purification
  • Experience with HPLC and writing methods for the AKTA systems is a plus.
  • Solid scientific understanding and hands-on experience of current protein separation techniques
  • Basic knowledge in related functional areas such as buffer formulations, biophysical characterization of proteins is a plus
  • A goal oriented team player with strong organizational, excellent verbal and written communication skills

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