Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories is searching for a Protein Chemist to support our Professional Scientific Services group in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Protein Chemist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :
Supporting formulation and stability studies by analyzing samples as scheduled.
Development and qualification of chromatographic, electrophoretic, and other assays for the analysis and characterization of protein drug products.
Supporting characterization of peptides, proteins, and bioconjugates by using established methods.
Generation of data summaries.
Using strong troubleshooting skills and innovative thinking to solve assay problems.
The ideal candidate would possess :
Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
Experience in developing methods for biotherapeutic development and assessment.
Knowledge of state of the art protein analytical techniques.
Experience with a variety of the following protein analytical techniques: liquid chromatography (HPLC, UHPLC), electrophoretic methods (CE, iCE, CGE, SDS-PAGE), chip technologies, and familiarity with LC/MS.
Basic Minimum Qualifications :
B.S. in analytical biochemistry, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, or related field, with relevant laboratory experience in separation science, preferably in proteins and peptides.
2-4 years large molecule experience
Hands-on experience with HPLC or GC in a commercial or academic research environment (academic laboratory course work does not apply)
Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Kalamazoo, Michigan are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.
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