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Senior Research Associate, Antibody Engineering and Discovery

United States   •  Permanent, Full time

CK Science is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to join a growing research team with the mission to serve patients with intractable cancers. This role is critical-path for the company and will have a large impact internally.

The successful candidate for this position will be an integral member of the company\'s growing research team. You will play a critical role both in advancing our lead antibody program toward the clinic as well as with discovery efforts on our earlier-stage programs. You will work closely with experienced scientists in a fast-paced and dynamic research environment.

This role will be on a full time, permanent basis located in Boston, MA.

Responsibilities will include:
? Design and construct antibody libraries
? Manage and conduct yeast display campaigns to identify and optimize antibodies with desired properties
? Characterize antibody clones using techniques such as flow cytometry
? Collect and analyze data from selections and present findings in group and project team meetings
?Design and clone mammalian expression constructs for antibodies including using Benchling for sequence verification, storage, and notebook entries.
? Collaborate with colleagues and contribute to technology and antibody discovery platform development
?Document work in a timely fashion in electronic lab notebook

?B.S. or M.S. in molecular biology, biochemistry, protein chemistry or related discipline with a minimum of 2 years experience, preferably in a biotech or pharmaceutical setting
? Experience in antibody discovery, e.g. engineering, expression, and/or characterization of antibodies and proteins in general
?Expertise in molecular biology and molecular biology concepts, e.g. primer design, PCR, Gibson assembly, and bacterial transformation
?Experience with phage or yeast display strongly preferred
?Experience with protein expression systems (bacterial and mammalian e.g. CHO and HEK) beneficial but not required
?Excellent critical thinking and communication skills, and demonstrated ability to independently execute against goals
?Team player, eager to learn and develop new skills, and capable of adapting to a dynamic research environment

Entitlement to work in the USA is essential. Please us 51599 in all correspondence.

Full Job Description will be available upon request.

You MUST be eligible to work in United States. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Amy Lloyd
  • Phone: 01438 743047
  • Reference: 51599
  • Posted: 8th September 2021
  • Expires: 6th October 2021

CK Group

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