Scientist (Cell Culture, Proteins, Molecular Biology)

Employer
Pioneer Data Systems Inc
Location
Thousand Oaks, California, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 16, 2021
Closes
Jun 22, 2021
Ref
2208479910
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Our client, a world-leading Pharmaceutical Company in Thousand Oaks, CA is currently looking for a Scientist (Cell Culture, Proteins, Molecular Biology) to join their expanding team.

Position Details:

Job Title: Scientist (Cell Culture, Proteins, Molecular Biology)

Duration: 24 months contract, extendable up to 36 months

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Note:

The client has the right-to-hire you as a permanent employee at any time during or after the end of the contract.

You may participate in the company group medical insurance plan

Job Description:

Onsite

Previous hands on experience in cell culture with a focus on recombinant protein production in CHO cells

Experience with DNA cloning, vector construction and design, advanced molecular biology techniques, and optimizing gene expression constructs to promote desired gene expression characteristics (high expression, stoichiometry, chain ratio balance etc)

Strong scientific understanding of recombinant protein expression, cell line and gene editing technologies as well as the ability to explore and develop new technologies and approaches

Understanding of all aspects in cell line development, bioprocess development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics

Client is seeking a Senior Associate Scientist or Associate Scientist- position level will be adjusted depending on the candidate qualifications and experience- responsible for all aspects of production cell line development in support of advancing the *** pre-clinical pipeline as part of the Drug Substance Process Development organization.

Job Requirements:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Design, execute and analyze mammalian cell culture experiments including transfection, selection, single cell cloning, passaging, screening, banking, and characterization

Analyze and interpret data, maintain laboratory notebooks, and generate written reports

Generate relevant data towards authoring of regulatory submissions, publications, and patent applications

Communicate project updates, solve complex technical problems, participate and present scientific data in meetings

Evaluate and develop innovative technologies to improve expression, accelerate timelines, and improve efficiency

Work closely in a team environment, collaborating with various colleagues in process development, discovery, as well as interact with regulatory and quality experts in support of global regulatory filings

Requirement:

PhD in Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology, Biochemical Engineering or related life science discipline OR Relevant Master's degree + 3 years industrial experience OR

Bachelor's degree + 5 years of industrial experience

Previous hands on experience in cell culture with a focus on recombinant protein production in CHO cells

Experience with DNA cloning, vector construction and design, advanced molecular biology techniques, and optimizing gene expression constructs to promote desired gene expression characteristics (high expression, stoichiometry, chain ratio balance etc)

Strong scientific understanding of recombinant protein expression, cell line and gene editing technologies as well as the ability to explore and develop new technologies and approaches

Understanding of all aspects in cell line development, bioprocess development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics

Advanced scientific/technical reading/writing skills, advanced analysis skills, ability to collaborate and work in team environment.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

Client is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Top 3 Must Have Skill Sets:

Previous hands on experience in cell culture with a focus on recombinant protein production in CHO cells

Experience with DNA cloning, vector construction and design, advanced molecular biology techniques, and optimizing gene expression constructs to promote desired gene expression characteristics (high expression, stoichiometry, chain ratio balance etc)

Strong scientific understanding of recombinant protein expression, cell line and gene editing technologies as well as the ability to explore and develop new technologies and approaches

Understanding of all aspects in cell line development, bioprocess development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics

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