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Associate Research Scientist (Multabody Discovery)

Amplitude Ventures
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Employment Types:
Full-time
Locations:
Toronto, ON, Canada
Compensation:
USD per year
Posted on:
09/08/2022

About Radiant:

Radiant Biotherapeutics is an innovative biotechnology company advancing a breakthrough multi-valent and multi-specific platform - the Multabody – to deliver the transformative therapeutics to improve human health. Built upon the IgG framework, Multabodies are plug and play, with demonstrated superior potency and efficacy over antibody-based therapeutics. Recently funded and growing, Radiant is looking for scientifically curious and passionate individuals who thrive in a fast-paced, cross-disciplinary, and collaborative environment.

Job Description

As an Associate Research Scientist, you will be focused on supporting the advancement of the Multabody platform from discovery through preclinical development. This role includes using the latest technologies in molecular biology, protein expression/purification and bioanalytical techniques to generate and QC high quality Multabody therapeutics. This role is a fantastic opportunity to make important contributions towards the development of transformative therapies for patients who need them the most.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform recombinant DNA activities, including DNA construct design, plasmid preparation, and bacterial transformation
  • Maintain and transfect mammalian cells such as CHO or HEK293 cells
  • Purify recombinant proteins using affinity chromatography, SEC and/or IEX
  • Utilize electronic system for sample identification, processing, and tracking
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment according to established procedures
  • Analyze, interpret and present results at team meetings
  • Diligently maintain records of experimental data in Electronic Laboratory Notebook

Qualifications:

  • MSc degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or Analytical Chemistry, or BSc degree with 2+ years of relevant working experience
  • Expertise in molecular biology techniques including primer design, molecular cloning, SDS-PAGE and western blotting
  • Experience in tissue culture, protein purification and/or bioanalytical techniques
  • Prior experience with protein expression in mammalian transient or stable cell lines is highly desirable
  • Previous experience in drug development in a pharma and/or biotech environment a strong plus

Who you are:

  • A driven and rigorous scientist who is passionate about improving patients’ lives
  • Highly organized, with excellent time management and planning skills
  • Detailed oriented with strong problem-solving abilities
  • An excellent communicator (written and verbal)
  • Committed to continuous learning and improvement
  • A highly collaborative team member who thrives in a science-focused, fast-paced start-up environment

Location/Start Date

· Based in Toronto

· Start date immediate

To apply

Please submit your application with a CV and cover letter to info@radiantbio.com by September 30th 2022. Due to the large volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those who are selected for an interview.

Radiant Biotherapeutics requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment unless they are entitled to an accommodation for medical reasons.