Research Scientist I/II, Protein Biochemistry

Posted 06 November 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameKayleigh Best

Job description


Research Scientist I/II, Protein Biochemistry ~ Watertown, MA


**no PhD required**


BioTalent are partnered with an early-stage, VC-backed oncology biotherapeutics start-up who are looking for a Research Scientist to join their growing team.


In this position, you will:

  • Expressing proteins by transient transfection.
  • Utilizing and optimizing protein purification schemes to isolate proteins of interest.
  • Performing biochemical characterization of proteins by analytical SEC/SDS-PAGE/BLI/other in vitro assays.
  • Developing and applying cell-based assays to characterize protein function.
  • Performing bacterial transformations & extraction of plasmid DNA.
  • Maintaining mammalian cell cultures.
  • Accurately reporting results and methods, including recording information in an electronic lab notebook.


Preferred Qualifications include:

  • Bachelors degree, with 4+ years of lab experience, including 2+ years of industry experience
  • Experience with recombinant protein expression, characterization & purification
  • Experience with bacterial transformation/DNA extraction.
  • Experience with biochemical assays, including SPR/BLI and ELISA(s), cell-based assays, SDS-PAGE and western blot


Please apply to this posting or reach out to for a confidential conversation to learn more!