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Associate Scientist I, High-Throughput Protein Expression and Purification

Spring House, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Requisition ID: 4436190117

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Associate Scientist I, High-Throughput Protein Expression and Purification located in Spring House, PA.
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The Associate Scientist I will contribute to a team working on expression and purification of proteins in mammalian systems, using high-throughput automation. This candidate will primarily be responsible for protein expression in mammalian systems and analytical characterization of proteins. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Coordinating with other team members to enable the planning and execution of protein production in an accurate and seamless manner.
  • Recording and analyzing experimental data, verifying data integrity and accuracy, and reporting on findings to the team
  • Maintaining accurate laboratory notebooks in a timely fashion and preparing technical reports, summaries, and protocols

M.S. degree with at least 1 year of relevant research experience OR a B.S./B.A. degree with at least 2 years of relevant research experience performing progressively advanced duties is required.
Must possess training/experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • Protein Expression
  • Protein Purification
  • Sterile technique and mammalian cell culture
  • Preparative and/or analytical chromatography
  • Protein Characterization
  • Experience with AKTA chromatography systems or similar is highly desired.
  • Experience with high-throughput automation (Hamilton) is desired
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform in a team environment is also required
  • The ideal candidate will have a successful track record of problem solving, good organizational habits, excellent communication skills, the ability to work under timelines, and the ability to collaborate within multidisciplinary teams.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-1400�McKean�Road
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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