Individuals in this laboratory-based position will be responsible for the development and evaluation of new chromatography media to purify proteins. Responsibilities include the modification and analysis of porous materials. They will evaluate new technologies, develop prototypes, establish manufacturing methods, and provide technical guidance to support newly launched products. The individual will be responsible for documenting and presenting experimental findings.
Must have a solid understanding of the chemical and biological principles.
Must have hands-on research experience planning, performing, and documenting scientific experiments.
Must be dedicated to work efficiently and safely within a laboratory environment.
Must be able to work collaboratively with a team.
Must have good oral and written communication skills.
Must be committed learning and applying statistical experimental design.
Must be able to think independently and creatively.
Must have a sense of urgency to meet project timelines.
Must have strong problem-solving aptitude, with a desire to conduct experiments and do "hands on work.
Fundamental understanding and experience in the chromatographic separation of proteins, is highly desirable.
Bachelor's degree with 0-5 years of industrial experience in Chemistry or Biology or a related discipline.
Must have prior experience working in a scientific research laboratory.
Must be self-motivated, enthusiastic, and can interact effectively with internal and external customers.
Demonstrated record of accomplishment.
Experience in protein separations including the use of bench top chromatography instrument is highly desirable.
Experience with the safe handling of organic chemicals is highly desirable.