Senior Scientist – Molecular Biologist/Assay Development

Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

PhD in Molecular Biology/Biochemistry or other relevant fields

2-4 yrs of postdoctoral/industry experience in biochemical assay development including assay validation, basic molecular biology techniques like cloning, protein expression and purification, site-directed mutagenesis and stable cell line generation would be desirable

Self-motivated candidates should have managed junior scientists with the capability to design, develop and troubleshoot experiments

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Must be detail oriented, well organized with ability to analyze and communicate data effectively

Excellent teamwork required and to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment, meeting timelines

Good understanding of cell signaling pathways, disease biology having therapeutic implications would be required

JOB DESCRIPTION

In this position you will support chemical biology efforts underpinning new lead discovery by providing cell biology expertise including, but not limited to the following;

Develop, optimize and validate biochemical assay platforms for the hit to lead identification of small molecules in our drug discovery programs

Collaborate with multidisciplinary project teams like high throughput screening, computational biology, medicinal chemistry and protein biology in the discovery and identification of small molecules

Plan experiments, order reagents, set up assay platforms and deliver them in a timely fashion

Regular data analysis, project updates, literature survey and presentations on the target

Participate in project team meeting and contribute to the projects intellectually

 DUTIES AND JOB FUNCTIONS

Specific experience with biochemical assay development applying luminescence, fluorescence, TR-FRET, FP, and other label-free detection technologies

Ability to work on the bench implementing state-of-the-art technologies for the different assay platforms

Capability to perform basic biochemistry and molecular biology techniques

Excellent in data analysis, interpretation and communication

Must be detail oriented, well organized, and have strong communication skills

Excellent teamwork skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment

Managerial experience of junior scientists

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Asia

Bangalore , India

Location

India

Bangalore

Type

Researcher / analyst

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