Alamar Biosciences is looking for an Associate Scientist responsible for performing laboratory tasks in the Technology Development team to further understand and improve the key performances of our platform technologies. The fast-moving nature of the work requires excellent attention to detail, effective written and verbal communication skills, the ability to multi-task and work independently and be flexible with tasks and schedules.
Support research activities under the supervision of a scientist, including data collection and analysis, to improve the quality and efficiency of antibody conjugate production
Execute and troubleshoot various antibody conjugation methods
Carry out experiments and gather data in protein/DNA analysis
Tasks may include, but are not limited to:
Protein conjugation with different techniques
Agarose gel electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE, qRT-PCR
Protein and DNA purification
Protein and DNA quantification
Preparation and analysis of cellular lysates by immunodetection techniques
Buffer and media preparation
Assistance in the maintenance and curation of laboratory inventories
Routine lab tasks
Bachelor’s degree, prefer Master’s and at least one year of wet lab experience in a molecular and cell biology or biochemistry lab (industry or academic)
Knowledge of basic scientific terminology, familiarity with research laboratory environments
Hands-on experience with basic molecular biology, analytical, and biochemistry methods (Agarose gel electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE, Protein purification, Column chromatography)
Excellent computer skills, including proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Powerpoint
Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with a broad range of people, including team members and advisers.
Ability to organize work and set priorities, considering the needs of the lab and the other units/groups involved.
Detail-oriented and quality-focused.
Ability to work in a dynamic environment and with others in a team.
Consistent, positive, can-do attitude
Master’s degree and more than one year of wet lab experience in a molecular biology or biochemistry lab (protein and DNA quantification)
Demonstrated high productivity and ability to complete work on time.
We offer a competitive and comprehensive employee benefits package, including daily lunch, health, dental, vision, life insurance, a flexible spending plan, paid vacation, stock options and a 401(k) plan.
Alamar Biosciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer.