Research Associate, Mammalian Cell Culture Technology

Ambrx, Inc.
Job Location: 
San Diego, CA
Job Description: 

Ambrx is a biopharmaceutical company enabling a new field of protein medicinal chemistry, using a fundamentally new technology that directs incorporation of amino acids beyond nature’s conserved set into biosynthetic proteins to produce high value biologics products. Ambrx is seeking a highly motivated scientist to be a key member of a fast-paced and dynamic organization.

As part of a team, the ideal candidate will produce therapeutic proteins in mammalian cells and to help mature Ambrx’s mammalian stable cell line technology platform. We are looking for a highly energetic, collaborative and creative researcher with a passion for science.


1.Bachelor or MS degree in biology Cell Biology, Molecular Biology or Biochemistry.
2.2-3 years experience in mammalian cell line development.
3.Experience using suspension CHO cells to produce therapeutic proteins, especially antibodies.
4.Experience in ELISA and/or other measures of cell line productivity.
5.Experience in laboratory automation a plus.
6.Strong written and oral communication skills.
7.Strong organizational skills and the ability to document experimental results.
8.The ability to succeed in a multidisciplinary, fast paced and diverse team environment

Contact Information: 

To be considered as an applicant, please submit your resume/CV referencing the specific position of interest to Applicants whose qualifications and experience most closely match the requirements of the position will be reviewed. Candidates will only be contacted for evaluative discussions. Ambrx offers competitive compensation & benefits. EOE