Associate Scientist, Analytical

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for an Assoc. Scientist to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.


Associate Scientist, Analytical


Summary:
This position is responsible for developing HPLC, mass spectrometry, gel and electrophoretic based assays, analyzing samples and interpreting results for analytical development and characterization of therapeutic nanoparticles containing proteins, monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) and small molecules in a highly collaborative early development environment. This is a hands-on, laboratory-based role. 

Requirements:
  • B.S. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or closely-related discipline with an emphasis in Analytical Chemistry plus a minimum of 4+ years industrial experience in analytical development for proteins and mAbs.
  • Must have previous experience and technical proficiency with HPLC methods, including SEC, RP-HPLC, IEC, etc., for the analysis and quantification of proteins. Experience with Agilent HPLC systems is desirable. 
  • Must have previous experience and technical proficiency with gel-based methods, including SDS-PAGE, Western blot, etc. 
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, collaboration and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to document work in electronic notebooks, presentations, reports and procedures.
  • Familiarity with fluorescence-based imaging and detection (flow cytometry and fluorescent microscopy) will be a plus. 
  • Familiarity with a wide range of protein analytical techniques including CE, icIEF, UV-Vis spectroscopy, immunoassay (ELISA) etc. is preferred. 
  • Familiarity with mass spectroscopy analysis of proteins is preferred. 
  • Experience with mAbs is preferred 

 
  • Location: San Diego
  • Type: Contract
  • Job ID: RH913373621