Protein Engineering Scientist / 
Sr. Scientist - #2060

POSITION SUMMARY
 

LOCATION:   Bay area - in the greater Palo Alto area
(some relocation assistance provided)

Note:   Preference for candidates authorized to work in the United States
Our Fees:   You pay nothing to use our services (all fees are company-paid)   

Responsibilities

  • Protein engineering to support TCR programs, and identify compounds with optimal therapeutic index. This includes TCR engineering to ensure proper chain pairing and pMHC target specificity, as well as functional T cell and TCR screens.

  • Discovery and development of compounds that bind selectively to pMHC targets identified at our client company.  Evaluate and develop optimal binder formats (eg. IgG, VHH, etc).

  • Improvement of existing yeast display platforms and development of next-generation pMHC libraries using high throughput panning platforms.

  • Identification and supervision of CROs and/or academic collaborators to complement in-house efforts.

 

Qualifications - Required

  • PhD in a relevant field, or BS with 7+ years, or MS with 5+ years of experience.

  • Proficiency in molecular biology (eg. molecular subcloning, library construction).

  • Proficiency in display systems (phage, yeast, mammalian) for protein engineering.

  • Self-motivated and a proactive thinker – can work independently and in teams

  • Excellent written and communication skills presenting scientific data

 

Qualifications – Preferred (but not required)

  • 2+ years of industry experience in protein engineering and/or T-cell engineering.

  • Experience in protein expression, purification and biophysical characterization.

  • Experience in mammalian cell culture, lentivirus construction and automation.

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NOTE:   This is an unofficial document prepared by S L Collins Associates, Inc. to provide basic information concerning the position.   The company we are conducting this search for has the official job description.

 

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