Sr. Research Associate, Biochemistry/Discovery Biology Team

Posted 26 January 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameCaleb Clarkson

Job description

Sr. Research Associate, Biochemistry/Discovery Biology Team

BioTalent is excited to partner with a venture-backed biotech focused on combating neurodegenerative diseases through the use of complex protein biologics. Their mission is to promote brain health and repair through genetic and biochemical insights.


  • Fractionation of lipoproteins through the use of both affinity chromatography and size-exclusion
  • Testing of antibodies, SDS-PAGE and western blotting
  • Assessing ligand binding and generating immunoaffinity resin
  • Assessing protein aggregation by testing assay kits
  • Keeping an electronic notebook and conducting data analysis



  • A master’s degree in biochemistry, or a bachelor’s degree with 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with FPLC protein purification required
  • Experience with AKTA is strongly preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Experience with SDS-PAGE, western blotting, and qPCR is preferred
  • Ability to plan and execute standard plate-based assays in 96- and 384-well formats for quantification of various samples (eg. protein quantification assays, enzyme-coupled assays) preferred
  • Experience with lipoproteins or neurodegenerative diseases is a plus


For more information about this opportunity, please apply to the role directly or contact Caleb Clarkson at: