Search Jobs

Scientist - Protein Sciences

San Mateo Metro Area, CA

Posted: 09/15/2018 Job Number: JN -092018-22556

The Protein Sciences group seeks a highly motivated candidate with prior experience and expertise in the study of protein misfolding, aggregation, and protein-protein interactions.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide conceptual input and technical biochemistry expertise to study protein aggregation and misfolding
  • Characterize biophysical properties of isolated proteins and protein aggregates
  • Apply biophysical techniques to study protein-protein interactions, as well as structural and covalent post-translational modifications of proteins
  • Develop purification and enrichment strategies to isolate proteins and antibodies from natural and recombinant sources
  • Identify and manage CROs to complement in house capabilities
  • Contribute to supervision and mentorship of lab members within the Protein Sciences group

Requirements:

Education and experience:
  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Cell Biology or related field with 0-3 years industrial or postdoctoral experience, OR B.S./M.S. with 7-10 years industrial experience
  • The ability to independently design, execute and analyze experiments to address novel scientific questions regarding protein misfolding, structure-function relationships and/or protein-protein interactions
  • Comprehensive hands-on experience and understanding of techniques used for protein extraction and purification from tissue, cell and recombinant sources (including but not limited to FPLC and centrifugal separations)

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.