RedmondRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Redmond jobs

Senior Scientist - Protein Engineering

Company: Bevov
Location: Redmond
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Job Description:

Role Description We are seeking a skilled and experienced Synthetic Biologist or Protein Engineer to join our client's R&D team. The Senior Scientist will be responsible for leading, managing, and executing complex R&D initiatives involving synthetic biology, protein engineering, antibody engineering, and machine learning. The Senior Scientist will act as the primary scientific lead for multiple high-priority external partnerships and collaborations. From a technical perspective, the role will largely involve designing and building yeast surface display libraries, performing and monitoring experimental assays, analyzing next-generation sequencing data, and presenting results internally and externally. The ideal candidate will have impeccable communication and organizational skills, allowing them to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously. To be successful in this role, candidates must be ambitious, detail-oriented, and comfortable in a rapidly growing and highly dynamic biotech start-up environment. Responsibilities

  • Lead, design, manage and execute internal and external R&D programs aimed at discovering and optimizing therapeutics
  • Lead and participate in discussions to determine R&D strategy and define project specifications with external partners and collaborators
  • Collaborate closely with the Computational Biology Team to analyze massive protein-protein interaction datasets while addressing key research questions
  • Independently author detailed, accurate, and accessible documentation of experiments and data
  • Present scientific findings to the internal team and to external partners
  • Transfer developed and optimized processes to the Production Team, assist with troubleshooting, and write and revise process documentation
  • Mentor, train, and manage junior members of the R&D and Production Teams
  • Stay current with scientific literature and present to the team on relevant topics Qualifications Required
    • Ph.D. in Life/Chemical/Physical/Engineering Sciences and 5+ years of post-doctoral or industry experience
    • Impressive technical track record at top-tier academic institutions or companies
    • Synthetic biology experience and strong molecular biology skills
    • Experience with DNA encoded libraries (yeast/phage display, yeast-two-hybrid, etc.)
    • Self-motivation, intellectual curiosity, and excitement to carry out interdisciplinary research involving complex experimental and bioinformatics pipelines
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Strong organizational skills Preferred
      • Experience in the role of scientific lead or PI on complex research projects
      • Strong statistics and data science skills in Python (Pandas, Matplotlib, SciPy)
      • Experience with protein engineering, antibody engineering, and drug discovery
      • Technical proficiency with at least 1 macromolecular modeling suite, preferably Rosetta
      • Familiarity with next-generation sequencing platforms, including sample preparation and analysis for Illumina and Oxford Nanopore

Keywords: Bevov, Redmond , Senior Scientist - Protein Engineering, Engineering , Redmond, Washington

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Engineering Jobs


Security Engineer, AWS
Description: Amazon Web Services AWS Security
Company: Connexus
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Diesel Mechanic/Technician - Earn Up to $28/Hour - Full Benefits
Description: Job Description: KAG is Now Seeking Mechanic Technicians for our Tech I Positions A Tech I can Earn Up to 28.00 per Hour - Excellent Benefits Benefits: A Tech I can earn up to 28.00 per hour
Company: KAG - Diesel Mechanics Technician I Tukwila, WA
Location: Poulsbo
Posted on: 12/2/2020

IT Application Engineering Manager - FinTech
Description: Are you passionate about simplifying
Company: Connexus
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020


Sr. Human Factors Engineer
Description: The Robotics Ergonomic Innovation
Company: Connexus
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Solutions Engineer - RP1018715
Description: Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world The F5 OCTO Solution Engineer has a unique opportunity to support strategic product (more...)
Company: F5 NETWORKS
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Enterprise Account Engineer III - AMZ4730
Description: MULTIPLE POSITIONS
Company: Connexus
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Diesel Mechanic/Technician - Earn Up to $28/Hour - Full Benefits
Description: Job Description: KAG is Now Seeking Mechanic Technicians for our Tech I Positions A Tech I can Earn Up to 28.00 per Hour - Excellent Benefits Benefits: A Tech I can earn up to 28.00 per hour
Company: KAG - Diesel Mechanics Technician I Tukwila, WA
Location: Snoqualmie
Posted on: 12/2/2020

SCRM Security Engineer
Description: AWS Supply Chain Risk Management
Company: Connexus
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Senior Guidance Navigation and Control Engineer
Description: Boeing Defense and Space Systems is growing in the area of spacecraft Guidance Navigation and Control GN C system design, development, integration and test and is looking for motivated, talented engineers (more...)
Company: BOEING
Location: Ravensdale
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Network Security Engineer
Description: Description Job Description:Leidos Enterprise Cyber Solutions Defense team is seeking a Network Security Engineer in either Vicksburg, MS, or Hillsboro, OR preferred . Alternatively the following locations (more...)
Company: Leidos
Location: Seattle
Posted on: 12/2/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Washington jobs by following @recnetWA on Twitter!

Redmond RSS job feeds