17009 R&D Scientist

TITLE:    R&D Scientist

LOCATION:         Frederick, MD   

REQ#:                    17-009

Overview: Jecho Laboratories, Inc. (Jecho) is a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapeutic biologics, including monoclonal antibodies, cytokines, immunotoxins, and vaccines to address a broad range of diseases as well as treatment of cancer and infectious disease. The company headquarters is in Frederick Maryland, USA.

We are seeking a R&D Scientist to join our R&D team in Frederick, MD. Qualified individuals will play a leading role in establishing a high and stable expression system in mammalian cells for bio-therapeutics. The candidate will work independently on experiment design, data analysis, summary and report. The candidate is expected to be well organized, multi-functional and self-motivated.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform literature search and design experiments and processes with sound scientific rationale.
  • Independently design and screen expression system including vector construction, cell line cloning for high and stable product production
  • Design and conduct assays including but not limited to SDS-PAGE, Western blot, ELISA. 
  • Perform tech transfer activities such as writing tech transfer reports and conducting tech transfer runs.
  • Generate, evaluate, and maintain scientific data in a highly organized manner.
  • Supervise junior PD staff.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with colleagues in other departments.
  • Write scientific proposals, progress reports and scientific publications.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in biological sciences, biotech/bioengineering or other related areas. 2+ years of working experience in pharmaceutical or biotechnology field.
  • Strong hands on industrial experience with molecular cloning and cell line development.
  • Diverse knowledge and experience in various relevant areas, including but not limited to molecular/cell biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, immunology, and others.
  • Capable of performing multiple functions in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills.
  • Excellent record keeping abilities to adequately record R&D activities.
  • Understanding of general FDA regulatory requirements associated with biological approval for human use. GMP experience is a plus.

Compensation:

Jecho offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Jecho is an equal opportunity employer.

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