Protein Sciences – Senior Scientist – membrane proteins - (Job Ref SSMPS1221)
Domainex has a permanent vacancy for a PhD level scientist (or BSc/MSc) with relevant industrial experience in membrane protein expression, such as GPCRs or ion channels, to join our Protein Science Team in a lab-based role. The level of appointment will be commensurate with experience. The Protein Science Team offers our clients a comprehensive range of services including: molecular biology; protein production for biochemical and biophysical assays, and for structural biology, including structural analysis of protein-ligand structures by X-ray crystallography.
We are seeking applicants with relevant and proven experience (preferably in a CRO, pharma or biotech setting), supported with publications where applicable.
You will be able to work independently in membrane protein expression for protein or membrane preparations used in biochemical and biophysical analysis, including project planning, construct design, cloning, stable cell line generation, mammalian expression using transient expression, inducible vectors, BacMam system up to 10L scale, membrane preparation, membrane protein purification detergent based or otherwise.
Experience with structural analysis of membrane proteins by CryoEM or X-ray crystallography is desirable.
Due to the diverse nature of the projects the team supports you must be equally comfortable to work independently and as part of a team and able to handle working on multiple projects whilst maintaining high quality throughout. If you are a creative thinker, able to identify solutions to solve challenging problems to help progress client projects looking for the next career step we look forward to hearing from you. You must also be comfortable communicating your research results to external audiences.
Main Roles and Responsibilities
Ensure that all duties are performed in accordance with organisational standards, policies and procedures
For all positions please email your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the Job Reference SSMPS1221
Closing date for applications: 28/02/2022
This job post will be closed as soon as sufficient applicants have been received