(SENIOR) RESEARCH ASSOCIATE -
Invenra is seeking an enthusiastic and creative Research Associate or Senior Research Associate with a strong background in molecular biology and protein engineering techniques. This individual will have the freedom to explore new technologies and innovations that can revolutionize Invenra’s current platforms. As part of the Innovation group, the successful applicant will work as part of a team that seeks to improve the efficiency or quality of immune-oncology drug discovery. Details of the job include cutting-edge library construction, recombinant protein expression, developing and optimizing various display strategies, and protein binding experiments. The position requires excellent scientific and problem-solving skills, creative thinking, the ability to try new things, and an enthusiasm for science.
Ideal candidates are currently employed or have been employed in similar types of positions and want to join a scientifically adventurous group in a biotech company that is continuing to expand to meet its growing pipeline and partnerships. Candidates must bring intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the founding team: the highest standard of integrity, a tremendous work ethic and a passion to succeed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Experience in molecular biology and microbiology techniques is required
Comfortable exploring new ideas and constantly looking to improve
Strong team player with good communication skills
Experience with protein expression and purification techniques is a plus
General knowledge of immunology and antibody structure-function relationship is a plus
Able to design well-controlled experiments is a plus
The successful candidate will have at least a BS or MS in biological sciences: molecular and cell biology, immunology, etc with 1 or more years of industrial or academic experience.
Invenra is a rapidly growing biotechnology company focused on developing novel technologies for multi-specific antibody drug discovery. Using Invenra’s proprietary B-BODY™, SNIPER™ and CLUSTR™ technologies, we have created a robust pipeline of next-generation multi-specific antibodies to address unmet therapeutic needs in immuno-oncology and autoimmunity.
This position comes with a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health and dental benefits, 401k match, stock option grants, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and paid company holidays. At Invenra, we believe in maintaining the highest ethical standards and ensuring that all employees have a good work-life balance.
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