Senior Scientist - Cellular Engineering
Bionomics Inc. - San Diego, CA

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Bionomics, Inc is seeking an energetic, highly motivated, and driven Cellular Engineer to join our dynamic team that is focused on developing drugs in the exciting field of cancer stem cells. Bionomics, Inc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bionomics Limited, a company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Bionomics Limited is a progressive and expanding biotechnology company who conducts research and development into cancer, central nervous system (CNS) and immune diseases.

The successful candidate will report to the VP R&D Biologics, and the scope of the work will include, but is not limited to, molecular biology, cell line generation, mammalian cell culture, and early stage cell culture process development for the Bionomics, Inc. US site in San Diego.

Job Description:
The highly motivated candidate will lead company efforts in the production of therapeutic, Fc-fusion proteins and monoclonal antibodies for preclinical research to early stage to clinical phase. The position will focus on cell line generation, mammalian cell culture and early stage cell culture process development. Scope of work includes expression strategies for cloning, vector construction, mammalian cell lines and hybridomas, stable cell line creation, transient gene transfection, shake flask to bioreactor production, harvest clarification, process development and optimization, and process transfer to CRO process development groups and manufacturing facilities. The scientist is expected to have excellent time management skills, with the ability to adapt to rapid changes in project priorities and meet aggressive timelines. The individual should possess strong data analysis and project reporting skills, enjoy working in a team setting and be able to effectively interact with internal scientists and external collaborators.