Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 236899
Primary Location: United States-Delaware-Newark
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Master's Degree
Travel Required: 5%
The Reagent Group in the Pre-development Department at Glasgow, Delaware, has an opening for Biochemist 2 position.
Able to work independently and in a team environment with R&D assay development and manufacture scientists. Candidate must be self-motivated and goal driven.
Proven experience in organic synthetic chemistry, bio-conjugation and solid phase chemistry.
Extensive experience in purification of organic molecules and bio-conjugates.
Excellent hands-on experience in instrumentations such as HPLC, UV, NMR, LC/MS and MALDI-TOF mass spectroscopy and other analytical tools.
Prior experience in reagent development and transfer from R&D to Manufacture is desirable, in particularly, new organic reagents (hapten), conjugates and solid phase reagents design transfer from R&D to Manufacturing.
Ability for multi-tasking to work on multiple projects.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, ChemDraw and Scifinder.
Excellent lab work skill, executing experiments and analyzing resultant data.
Document lab work for IP as appropriate.
Ph.D. with a minimum of 0-2 years or Master’s degree with a minimum of 5 years of organic synthesis, bio-conjugation and/or solid phase chemistry experience in a related industry. Prior work experience in a medical diagnostics field with focus on reagent development is preferred.