Senior Scientific Researcher - Protein NMR Spectroscopy

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
San Francisco, CA
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

The Position

We have an opportunity for a talented protein biochemist/NMR spectroscopist to join the NMR group in the Structural Biology Department. The successful candidate will be responsible for enabling and applying NMR-based strategies to support small molecule and large molecule drug discovery programs.
Day-to-day activities and responsibilities include protein sample purification and handling, protein characterization, hands-on NMR data acquisition and analysis to assess ligand/protein interactions, as well as protein-protein interactions involved in regulating biological pathways. Our protein NMR facility includes dedicated 800, 600 and 500 MHz spectrometers, Linux workstations and access to the Central California 900 MHz spectrometer.

Who You Are

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in biochemistry, chemistry or a related biophysics field. A minimum of 3-5 years of technical experience in the area of protein biochemistry and protein NMR spectroscopy are required. Knowledge and hands-on expertise in protein expression, purification, NMR sample preparation and protein NMR spectroscopy are required. Experience in the application of NMR methods in a drug discovery environment and/or the study of membrane proteins is preferred.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated a consistent record of productivity as supported by a strong publication record. He/she will be very organized, work independently in a collaborative team-oriented setting, and have strong analytical, and communication skills. Highly motivated candidates with a passion for science are particularly encouraged to apply.

Job ID: 2515315515

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