Research Scientist I - Protein Expression & Conjugation in Buffalo, NY

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RESEARCH SCIENTIST I
• PROTEIN EXPRESSION, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY & ANALYSIS in Buffalo, NY
Albany Molecular Research Inc. provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Research Scientist I is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by: assisting in the development, production and characterization of recombinant proteins and protein conjugates. They are expected to work under supervisory direction. The Research Scientist I is expected to develop competency in many aspects of practical molecular biology, microbiology, protein purification and protein chemistry within the first 12 months of their employment and assist the senior members of the Protein Expression & Crystallization laboratory group.
A major component of the scientist’s rating will be based on productivity, teamwork and cooperation.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.
In this role, you will:

• Assist in the development of recombinant protein expression, purification and analysis methods through applications of molecular biology, cell biology, protein chromatography and protein chemistry.
• Assist in the development of protein crystallization methods and X-ray diffraction structures.
• Collaborate with internal drug discovery teams/areas, such as assay development, cell biology, mass spec and microbiology;
• Maintain comprehensive, up to date records of experimental methods, materials, calculations, results, observations and outcomes (decisions) in compliance with AMRI laboratory notebook policy. Record all appropriate data electronically in AMRI databases.


Qualifications
• External Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:

• Bachelors or Masters Degree with a major in Biology or Biochemistry, or equivalent industrial experience.
• Laboratory experience conducting molecular biology, protein purification and electrophoresis.
• Computer training in the use of standard office software applications and databases.
• Other pertinent training/courses.
All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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Job: Drug Discovery
Primary Location: Buffalo, NY
Schedule: Full time
Job Posting: 03/12/2021
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AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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