Research Associate

GigaGen seeks a talented, highly motivated Research Associate to work alongside PhD-level scientists on research funded by a $50 million co-development deal with Grifols, plus Phase II SBIR grants from the NCI and NIAID. This project involves high-throughput discovery and development of therapeutic antibody drug candidates from human and mouse immune repertoires. The work involves significant cell culture work, including a bioreactor and flow cytometry. The ideal candidate has a recent bachelor’s degree from a leading research institution, plus 5-10 years of laboratory research experience.

The following skills would be useful:

  • Mammalian cell culture techniques
  • Recombinant protein expression
  • Processing primary cell samples
  • Flow cytometry
  • General molecular biology, such as PCR and nucleic acid extraction
  • High throughput screening technologies

GigaGen is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.