2778 Senior Research Associate I
The Company’s Research & Development group is responsible for everything from research and discovery to post-market clinical development.
Research & Development involves all bench and clinical research and the associated groups that support those endeavors.
Our teams work on developing first-in-class and best-in-class therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with rare diseases.
Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.
The Department of Protein Science is seeking to hire a highly motivated individual at the Senior Research Associate level to work at the interface between the protein sciences team and an early-stage in vivo research team, evaluating potential therapeutics for rare genetic disease indications.
Applicants should have experience in basic histologic techniques and protein biochemistry, candidates with experience within situ hybridization assays, imaging and confocal microscopy are encouraged to apply.
The ideal candidate is highly motivated, tech savvy, a critical thinker, and able to work both independently as well as in a team environment.
In addition, the candidate should possess excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills.
Purification of tagged/untagged proteins from bacterial and mammalian sources.
Characterization of purified proteins using a variety of analytical tools.
Developing and performing immunohistochemical and in situ hybridization assays.
Performing basic histologic techniques (including but not limited to): fixation, embedding, sectioning and staining.
Design, execute, interpret experimental results with documenting work in Benchling.
Prepare slides, propose solutions and present results at project team meetings.
Identify and implement new technologies or improved approaches in protein sciences.
Protein purification utilizing either Akta Pure or Avant platforms.
Familiar with Unicorn and ChemStation instrument software.
Analytical protein biochemistry methodology–SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting, ELISA.
Epifluorescence and confocal microscopy.
Proficient with Image analysis software, Visiopharm, Image.
Bachelor’s degree in Biology or a related scientific field and at least 6-8 years of relevant experience or Master’s degree with at least 4-6 years of relevant experience.
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