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Responsible for assisting with VH-VL molecular cloning of antibodies identified in therapeutic antibody discovery campaigns. Implementing established workflows to clone large panels of lead antibody candidates derived from immunizations and generated in hybridomas in a high throughput environment. ...

Job Description

Responsible for assisting with VH-VL molecular cloning of antibodies identified in therapeutic antibody discovery campaigns. Implementing established workflows to clone large panels of lead antibody candidates derived from immunizations and generated in hybridomas in a high throughput environment. The selected candidate will work in close coordination with Endogenous Antibody Discovery Group scientists to coordinate molecular cloning workflows with all group antibody discovery efforts. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record in some of the following areas:

  • VH-VL molecular cloning of antibodies from hybridomas and primary B cells
  • Experience with antibody discovery from hybridomas and primary B cells, including antibody isolation with in vitro methods
  • Experience with transient expression of antibody clones, including cells employed, methods and molecular design of expression vectors.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

1) Implement established molecular cloning workflows in coordination with multiple therapeutic projects

2) Optimize transient expression of antibody clones

3) Careful tracking of project timelines

4) Prepare and deliver detailed presentations, both written and verbal, to project teams

5) Effective communication and coordination of work in highly matrixed project team environment

Additional Skills:

1) VH-VL molecular cloning from hybridomas and primary B cells

2) Careful tracking of project timelines

3) Preparation and delivery of detailed presentations, both written and verbal, to project teams

Consistently accurate performance of hands-on tasks and detailed, accurate reporting of outcomes

  • Will Hep B vaccination/waiver be required? YES
  • What will the resource be working with, or, have exposure to?: NHP cells or tissues
  • Work Environment: Onsite
  • Will contingent worker be required to handle blood, blood products, cell cultures or tissues? YES
  • Will the Resource be working with or in support of government reimbursed products?: No – government reimbursements 

What is the minimum education experience required?: Bachelors Degree - preferred (no associates)

- Master's degree accepted

- open to entry level candidates recently out of school that are eager to obtain first hands on job

- experience can be through classes/internships/etc.