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Associate Scientist: Bioanalytical Antibody Characterization

NovaRock Biotherapeutics is a dynamic start-up company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of potentially transformative therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, autoimmune and other diseases. We offer a technologically and scientifically rigorous environment with all the fun and passion that a start-up provides, plus a competitive compensation package including excellent benefits.
We seek a highly motivated and energetic Associate Scientist with a scientific background and hands-on experience in bioanalytical characterization & antibody purification to join our discovery and development team at our central New Jersey site.

Responsibilities
• Supports company’s lead candidate selection and characterization via bioanalytical platforms for antibody and multifunctional molecule analysis
• Conducts various bioanalytical assays including SE-HPLC, protein titer quantification, CE-SDS, SDS-PAGE assays
• Designs, develops and executes analytical methods and assays for bioanalytical samples, including but not limited to antibody, bispecific and multifunctional molecules
• Performs small to medium scale antibody purification (affinity, ion exchange and SEC)
• Maintains a detailed lab notebook on all experiments performed and presents data at regular group meetings

Qualifications
• BS or MS in biochemistry, protein chemistry, bioengineering, biology or related field
• Strong organizational skills, both on & off the bench
• Ability to multitask, troubleshoot and solve problems
• Ability to work independently on multiple projects as well as collaborate effectively in a team setting
• Hands-on experience in HPLC, CE-SDS, CIEF, and/or SDS-PAGE is desired
• Solid training and experience in antibody purification is desired
• Knowledge in antibody discovery and antibody characterization is a plus
• Experience with Biacore, Octet or related technology and platforms is a plus

Contact: [email protected]

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