R&D Scientist

Permanent employee, Full-time · Vilnius

Introduction
You will join the laboratory team as an R&D scientist and work alongside bioinformaticians and computer scientists to support the development and application of computational tools for protein engineering. You will also take part in generating new product ideas and driving them through the development and commercialization process.

Responsibilities
Your daily activities will include:
  • Producing and characterizing wild type and designed proteins
  • Suggesting and developing analytical assays for protein characterization
  • Developing and optimizing medium and high throughput workflows for protein expression and characterization
  • Participating in brainstorms for new product and application ideas, performing feasibility studies, generating experimental data for various patent applications and marketing purposes.
  • Keeping detailed and accurate records of all lab work
  • Analyzing, preparing and presenting data to the team and other stakeholders
Minimum qualifications
  • Masters degree or PhD in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, immunology or related field
  • Experience in planning and executing biochemistry / molecular biology experiments with minimal supervision
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving abilities
  • Experience with recombinant protein expression and purification
  • Characterization of purified proteins using analytical and biophysical techniques such as SDS-PAGE, Western Blots, ELISA, liquid chromatography, CD spectroscopy
  • Experience with molecular cloning and mutagenesis techniques
  • Experience with enzyme kinetics and protein-protein interaction studies
  • Intrinsically motivated, accountable and committed to professional development
  • Excellent written and oral English communication skills
Our offer
  • Work environment in which you can develop your talent and realize ideas and innovations within a competent team.
  • Flexible working arrangements: with core hours of 10am-4pm, you can choose a pattern that works for you.
  • An attractive, market-oriented salary aligned with your qualifications (1800 to 3200 Eur gross monthly).
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
 
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About us

Biomatter is a synthetic biology company that creates new proteins for health and sustainable manufacturing applications. The company has developed the Intelligent Architecture™ platform that addresses limitations of current engineering approaches to unlock completely new horizons for protein design and development.

We are actively looking for talented and passioned people to join our team and help us build the new paradigm in protein design.

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