S cientist - Lentivirus and A deno - Associated Virus

Origene Technologies   •  

Rockville, MD

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


Less than 5 years

Posted 211 days ago

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Position Summary: The lentivirus group in the Molecular Biology Department is seeking an experienced molecular biologist at the scientistlevel for R&D and manufacturing activities.

This individual will be part of a group focusing on new product development and optimizing production of Lentivirus and Adeno-Associated Virus for OriGene’s Lentivirus/AAV Program.The qualified candidate will work both independently and as part of a team on virus production with the goal of improving the production and performance of viral particles.

Job Requirements:

?A Ph.D. degree in life science, preferably Lentivirus/AAV ormolecular biologywith 3+ years of experience in the fieldsofLentivirus/AAVand molecular biology or related field. Industry experience preferred.

?Excellent experience with Lentiviral and/or adenoviral vectors and particles are a must.

?Experience with molecular biology and cell culture. Excellent molecular biology techniques are a strong plus

.?Experience with DNA cloning and vector construction.

?Experience with genome editing is preferred.

?Ability to generate innovative ideas for new products development. Derive information from multiple sources to design a research plan.

?Execute and champion innovative research.

?Analysis of issues and data, drawing conclusions and taking actions based on these conclusions.?Generate clear and concise research report.

?Work independently, may direct work of others.

?Strong ability to perform multi-task under pressure.

?Work wellin a cross functional team environment.

?Ability to plan tasks and manage time effectively to complete projects on time.

?Understand and comply with ethical, legal and regulatory requirements applicable to our company

.?Must be highly organized and self-motivated.

?Good communication skills and team-player.