Duties & Responsibilities:

We are seeking an experienced, self-motivated protein biochemist to join our R&D team. The candidate will start from protein purification and characterization using previously generated transgenic plants as study material. The candidate will conduct further studies including but not limited to: protein purification optimization, expression quantification and characterization; protein stability and structural analysis; protein-protein interaction identifications.

Education & Experience: 

Degree in biochemistry, biology, bioengineering or other equivalent majors with a focus on protein biochemistry;

  • Ph.D, or
  • MS with 3 years of work experience, or
  • BS with 5 years of work experience

Required Skills:

The candidate should have the following skills: 

  • Strong competency in protein biochemistry with experience in molecular cloning
  • Proficiency in protein extraction, purification and characterization
  • Experience with mass spec, proteomics, along with the subsequent handling of large data sets

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in:

  • mass spec and proteomics research 
  • bioinformatics and biostatistics
  • handling plant tissue

Other criteria

  • Strong scientific writing, communicating, and team working skills
  • Outstanding record of original and high quality research
  • Enthusiasm for understanding the research topic and willing to work with a multi-disciplinary team