Biochemist - cloning, expression, protein purification in Lansdale, PA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lansdale, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/2/2018
  • Job ID:
    910984

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences is seeking a Biochemist who will execute in vitro biochemical assays to evaluate potential drug candidates, which will involve cloning, expression, purification and characterization of recombinant proteins. The primary duties of the position will be purification and characterization of various recombinant protein targets.

Responsibilities:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with technical expertise in design and production of protein reagents for biochemical assays
  • 1-3 years of experience in protein expression and purification,
  • A minimum of 1 years’ experience in various chromatography techniques including affinity, ion exchange, gel filtration, HIC, CHT, and/or reverse phase chromatographies.
  • The successful candidate must be highly organized, motivated, work independently in a collaborative team-oriented setting, and have strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with AKTA FPLC purifiers
  • Familiarity with analytical techniques: LC-MS, DLS, SEC-MALS, Thermal Shift Assays

Qualifications:

  • BS/MS with 2-5 years of laboratory experience or PhD with 0-2 years of additional laboratory experience in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Chemistry or related science.
  • Previous experience of recombinant protein expression and purification is required.
  • Must be highly motivated and be able to work in a goal-oriented, deadline driven environment.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills are essential

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