Protein Science - RA or Scientist in South San Francisco, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

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Job #:  1034233

1. Strong scientific grounding in protein chemistry and protein structure and function.
2. Production of recombinant proteins up to liter scale from mammalian cell lines (e.g., CHO cells and HEK cells).
3. Experience with bacterial expression and refolding of proteins highly desirable.
4. Laboratory experience in protein purification (e.g. affinity chromatography, size exclusion chromatography, ion exchange chromatography).
5. Laboratory experience in protein analytical techniques (e.g., SDS-PAGE, HPLC chromatography, Western Blot).
6. Perform data analysis and summarize experimental results, with supervision as appropriate.
7. Prepare and maintain cell culture reagents and media
8. Ensure sufficient laboratory supplies for daily laboratory operations
9. Organize, record and maintain experimental data and present in company meeting settings.
10. Ensure proper operation and perform routine maintenance of laboratory equipment.
11. Assist other staff to complete laboratory tasks as necessary.
12. Maintain a clean and safe work environment

Skills/Knowledge required:
- B.S. in Biochemical, Chemical, and Biology related discipline with 4-6 years of relevant experience or an MS with 2-4 years, or PhD with 0-3 years. Title and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications.

- Must have excellent organization skills and ability to handle multiple tasks.
- Highly motivated, willingness to acquire new skills and ability to work with minimal supervision.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.
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