BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Temporary Scientist to work for a leading San Diego County biotechnology company.
Our client is seeking an exceptional Cell and Molecular Biologist to be a key member of a dynamic organization. This scientist will possess a strong understanding of cell biology, particularly as it impacts therapeutic protein production in eukaryotic systems. The individual is expected to provide scientific leadership to a cross-functional team on key cellular processes impacting the efficiency of transient and stable therapeutic protein production. The individual will also possess expert hands-on experience in cell, molecular and biochemical techniques to monitor and optimize protein expression.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Ph.D. in eukaryotic molecular/cellular biology, or a related discipline plus at least 3 years of post-doctoral or equivalent biotech experience.
Hands on experience with transient and stable protein production in mammalian cell culture (preferably CHO cells) and detection technologies thereof.
Excellent hands on skills with general molecular biology, especially in vector construction, and biochemistry techniques
Demonstrated ability to apply cell biology expertise to identify and solve limitations of protein production from industrialized eukaryotic systems.
Understanding of eukaryotic transcription, translation and processing, ideally as they impact industrialized systems for therapeutic protein production.
Demonstrated exceptional potential for innovative research: strong publication record is a plus.