Posted to MedZilla on 5/24/2017


United States, Scientist - Biochemical Assay Development US_SC_CF_11897-MZ


A small biotech is recruiting for a Scientist (Biochemical Assay Development) to join their team in Princeton, New Jersey. The company focuses on monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) to develop innovative therapies in the areas of immunology and oncology.

Job Role:

This Scientist role would be required to develop methodologies, create experimental plans, and execute studies which assess the physicochemical stability of biologic drug candidates. This includes generating, documenting, and analyzing data for team and senior management discussions and development reports.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Perform method development, method validation, and routine testing.
  • Prepare protocols, reports, and SOPs.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve out of trending results.
  • Keep real-time experiment records in electronic lab notebook.
  • Participate in the departmental activities such as safety inspections and internal audits.

Education and Experience:

  • Master's degree and 2 years of relevant scientific experience OR Bachelor's degree and 4 years of relevant scientific experience
  • A thorough understanding of protein structure, chemistry and stability attributes.
  • An understanding of fundamental biopharmaceutical principles for the development of biologic drug candidates.
  • Hands-on experience in separations science (e.g. RP-HPLC, SEC, SEC-MALS, CEX,
  • UPLC, SDS-PAGE, IEF/ciEF, capillary electrophoresis), spectroscopy, and residual impurity analysis.
  • Basic understanding of statistical data analysis and the communication of scientific analyses.
  • An ability to effectively and collaboratively participate in team discussions.
  • Proven skills for method development and validation per international guidelines.

To Apply:

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