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Jr. Investigator

Jr. Investigator

Job Description


  • Producing and characterizing viral glycoprotein to support vaccine development.
  • Design recombinant viral glycoprotein purification strategy and perform mg scale protein purification to support preclinical research.
  • Develop and perform biochemical/biophysical protein characterization of purified viral glycoproteins to select viral subunit vaccine candidates.
  • Write experimental protocols and prepare internal reports.
  • Maintain lab notebooks.
  • Interact with project teams, present research results and contribute to technical advancements and publications

Job Requirements


  • PhD in Biochemistry or related disciplines with1-2 years of post-doctoral experience or 2-3 years of pre-doctoral pharmaceutical/biotech experience.
  • Strong experience with recombinant protein purification, especially glycoprotein purification utilizing conventional and affinity techniques using chromatography systems eg. AKTA® purification systems is required.
  • Strong experience with protein biochemical/biophysical characterization with HPLC, LS and DSC and other technologies are required.
  • Experience with construct design and protein expression by mammalian system is desirable.
  • Creative and the ability to generate accurate and reproducible results along with multi-tasking and working effectively in a fast-paced environment are critical.
  • Strong organizational, written and oral communication skills and ability to work in teams is essential.



NO relocation; NO sponsorship.  US based candidates only, please


Qualified candidates, please send current WORD copy of your resume to: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] for immediate consideration

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Biotech, Science, Pharmaceutical
Education Doctorate
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 4020720
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