Research Associate/ Senior Research Associate; Mammalian Cell Culture, Cell Line Development, Protein Production
Aragen Bioscience, Inc. is seeking innovative, independent and motivated professionals with significant and broad experience in combinations of the following areas.
- Stable and transient expression of proteins and antibodies
- Development of recombinant cell lines
- Early-stage upstream process development and production of proteins and monoclonal antibodies in shake flasks and bench-scale bioreactors
- Performance of assays used to characterize expressed proteins and antibodies including ELISA, Western Blot, and similar
- Troubleshooting protein expression, cell culture and assay related problems
He/She will play a key role in the day-to-day, hands-on performance of laboratory work and serve as a scientific resource to other company scientists.
Successful candidates will have (i) a BS/MS degree plus at least two to five years of industry experience in Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Biology or a related discipline, (an understanding and respect for scientific method, (ii) excellent bench level working knowledge of mammalian cell culture, and (iii) very good oral and written communication skills. He/She must be able to work independently in the laboratory but have excellent team skills as well. The ability to maintain detailed written records and work as a member of a matrixed team are essential.
Scientist or Sr. Scientist/Process Development and BioProduction
We are looking out for a suitable candidate for the position of Scientist or Senior Scientist; Process Development and Bioproduction. The successful candidate will work in a collaborative setting within the Protein Sciences Division supporting process development and bioProduction of E. coli derived recombinant proteins. More details.
Project Manager/Cell Line Development
We are seeking an experienced, organized and highly motivated professional. He/She will be responsible for facilitating communication between customers and internal scientific teams, organizing meetings, and tracking project timelines, deliverables and financial milestones. This individual will be required to work on multiple projects with a diverse set of customers while maintaining Aragen’s high customer service standards. The successful candidate will have significant industry experience (5+ years) and a Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline, PMP Certification desired. Knowledge about cell culture, cell line development, process development and/or hybridoma development would be desirable.
The candidate will work in a timeline-driven, fast-paced matrixed environment that requires the ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects and interact with colleagues across diverse functional groups. The candidate must have excellent organizational skills and must be very detail oriented. Good documentation and computer skills (PP, Word, Excel, etc.) are required. Aragen Bioscience provides a dynamic work environment in which talented employees contribute to the success of the organization. The Company is located in Morgan Hill, California, at the south end of the Silicon Valley. Having recently been acquired by GVK Biosciences, a large international bioservices company, Aragen is poised for strong growth. Aragen is an equal opportunity employer. We offer competitive salary and benefits.
Project Manager/Protein Sciences
Aragen Bioscience, Inc., a high value-added contract research organization located in Morgan Hill, CA, is seeking a Project Manager to support the Protein Sciences team. We are looking for an experienced, organized and highly motivated professional. This individual will be responsible for facilitating communication between customers and internal scientific teams, organizing meetings, and tracking project timelines and deliverables. He/She will be required to work on multiple projects with a diverse set of customers while maintaining Aragen’s high customer service standards. The successful candidate will have significant industry experience (5+ years) and a Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline. Knowledge about protein production processes and PMP certification would be desirable.
Aragen is an equal opportunity employer. We offer excellent salary and benefits.