US-MA, Scientist Microbiome / Bacterial Expression Protein - CMC 1702118-MZ
Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Scientist Microbiome / Bacterial Expression Protein in our Cambridge office.
Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Scientist Microbiome / Bacterial Expression Protein working in Biologics and New Modalities Development, you will be empowered to providing technical leadership for research project implementation and lead technology transfer activities and compiling vendor data for presentation.
This department is responsible for developing the process to mass produce microbiome related living biopharmaceutical and therapeutic protein (using yeast, E. coli or other bacteria as an expression system) products. A typical day will include:
Masters degree in Gut Microbiology, Intestinal Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or equivalent scientific area
Position requires 3 years of experience with a broad variety of molecular biological /biochemical techniques including but not necessarily limited to
Plasmid amplification, plasmid manipulation, qPCR assay development,
DNA sequence data analysis, NGS operation & analysis,
Protein purification using various column systems,
Anaerobic bacterial culture and culture media optimization,
Liquid chromatography, gas chromatography, ELISA, western blotting, SPR, FACS operation & analysis, etc.
Broad knowledge of gut microbiology, specifically pertaining to intestinal tract immunology, central nervous system disease, basic oncology and regulatory science
WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:
. 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
. Tuition reimbursement
. Company match of charitable contributions
. Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
. Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
. Community Outreach Programs
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