Bristol Myers Squibb Research Associate, HTP Purification (43) in Redwood City, California

Research Associate, HTP Purification

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled protein chemist at a Research Associate level to join the high-throughput expression and purification group. The candidate will be expected to work on a variety of projects to purify antibodies from multiple species and heterologous expression systems.

Specific Responsibilities:

• Purify antibodies using variety of systems (protein A/G/L and ion exchange).

• Purify antibodies using automated purification platforms and liquid handlers at small-scale.

• Analyze antibodies using automated protein characterization methods (SDS-PAGE/CE-SDS, SEC-MALLS, endotoxin, etc.).

• Perform experiments with strong attention to detail and documentation.

• Excellent written and oral skills are necessary.

• Accomplish goals under project team time lines.


• BS degree with 4+ years of industry experience or MS degree in Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology, or similar field with 2+ years of industry experience.

• Experience in purification and characterization of proteins using automation is required and knowledge of antibodies is preferred.

• Experience using automation (i.e. liquid handlers, etc.) and programming jobs on automation workstations is highly desirable.

• Demonstrated independence in experimental design, execution, data analysis and troubleshooting is required.

• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively with people, internally and externally is required.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled