Scientist - molecular and cellular biologist

PetMedix Ltd

Closing Date: 31/01/2022

We are seeking a highly motivated molecular and cellular biologist to join our exciting Research and Innovation programs. The successful candidate will work in a team with the main aim to develop and engineer therapeutic antibodies with desired properties. The responsibility of this role involves cell line development, cell-based functional assay development and candidate antibody evaluation.

Essential skills

• PhD degree in a relevant area (e.g. Molecular and cellular biology or relevant discipline with experience in experimental research)

• Molecular biology expertise in construct designs

• Experience in cell culture and cell line development

• Fluorescent activated cell sorting and analysis

• The ability to evaluate and develop methodologies to achieve desired goals

• Proactive attitude and drive

• Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team

• Attention to detail and ability to multi-task

• Organised and good time management

Desirable skills

• Understanding of antibody structure

• Experience in cell culture of hematologic cells and hematologic cancer cell lines

• Design and conduct cell-based screens

• Work with in vivo mouse models

Terms and benefits

This is full-time role with a competitive salary in line with experience and other benefits such as company share options, private pension plan and health insurance.