Perform microbial fermentations to produce recombinant proteins using soluble and insoluble expression systems.
These efforts will supply the purification group with raw material to support scale down studies.
The successful candidate will also design and analyze flask and fermentation experiments with minimal supervision.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with proven abilities who will be involved in the execution and analysis of upstream fermentation experiments.
We expect the successful candidate to contribute to the group by collaborating with colleagues to support company goals.
The incumbent will rigorously document work in laboratory notebooks and summarize work in presentations.
B.S. degree in biological or chemical sciences plus a minimum of 1-5 years relevant industrial experience
Experience operating microbial fermentors and using fermentation software packages.
Ability to plan and execute basic protocols such as flask experiments.
Mechanical Aptitude and ability to trouble shoot processes and equipment.
A flexible schedule with the ability to do some shift work and availability on weekends.
Experience performing basic analytical protein techniques (Bradford, SDS-PAGE, HPLC).
Excellent, up to date recordkeeping.
Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.
Experience with statistical software packages a plus Commitment to laboratory safety practices and hygiene.
NO sponsorship, NO relocation. US based candidates only, please
Qualified candidates, please send current Word resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate consideration
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