We are seeking an outstanding, innovative, and creative Research Associate, Cell Biology, to join our antibody discovery effort. This associate will play multiple roles within the Pharma group and will work within a team responsible for antibody discovery utilizing a number of in vitro display technologies, e.g. phage display, ribosome display, and yeast display. You have a strong ability to multitask, interpersonal skills as well as excellent communication skills.
What You’ll Be Doing
Generate target over-expressing cell lines for antibody discovery work.
Establish and conduct functional assays on antibodies.
Culture mammalian cell lines and validate target expression.
Plan, perform, analyze, and document laboratory experiments in support of antibody discovery.
Evaluate and support the implementation of new technologies.
Maintain laboratory instruments and logistics.
Work collaboratively under aggressive timelines.
What You’ll Bring to the Team
Your educational background includes a B.S. degree in cell biology, immunology, protein biochemistry, biological chemistry, or related discipline. MS is preferred and minimum of 0-2 years or work related, and industry experience is required.
You are excited to learn new techniques and work collaboratively with others
You thrive in a dynamic startup environment and are able to work independently and collaboratively.
You have a point of view, value your independent thinking, and are low ego.
Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced and challenging environment
Strong organization skills and proficiency in computer skills including various databases
Excellent oral/written communication and interpersonal skills a must
Extensive experience with flow cytometry, mammalian cell culture, ELISA, and cell-based functional assay
Excellent problem-solving capabilities.
Extraordinary attention to detail and planning.
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
About Twist Bioscience
Twist Bioscience synthesizes genes from scratch, known as “writing” DNA. Just as children learn to both read and write, the next phase of development for the genomics revolution is the ability to write DNA.
At Twist Bioscience, we work in service of people who are changing the world for the better. In fields such as health care, agriculture, industrial chemicals and data storage, our unique silicon-based DNA Synthesis Platform provides precision at a scale that is otherwise unavailable to our customers.
Twist Bioscience Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Twist Bioscience Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic characteristics, or any other category protected by law.