Associate Scientist I, Molecular Biologist

Job Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Job Description

MedImmune has an opening for an ASI in the Protein Sciences group within the Antibody Discovery and Protein Engineering Department to support pre-clinical research of innovative therapeutic products. Expertise in state-of-the-art molecular biology techniques is critical. The candidate will be part of an interactive team with potential to contribute to multiple pre-clinical programs in Cancer Biology, Autoimmunity, Inflammation, Cardiovascular, Metabolic diseases and Infectious Diseases.







Bachelor's of Science Degree with 5-8 years of work experience in molecular biology.

Master's of Science Degree with 3-5 years of work experience in molecular biology.



We are seeking candidates with extensive and current hands-on experience in cloning, nucleic acid purification, RT-PCR, qPCR, site directed mutagenesis, DNA sequencing (Sanger Method)and non-array based gene expression analysis is required. Work experience with next generation DNA sequencing platforms, protein expression using viral, and mammalian vectors, and basic tissue culture techniques is useful. Good communication and documentation skills are essential.Familiarity with molecular biology software such as Lasergene or Clone Manager. The ability to multi-task is critical. The candidate must be well organized and keep excellent written records of their work. The candidate must be able to communicate clearly in oral and written form with the supervisor and various project team members. The candidate must be able to carry out experiments with moderate supervision.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation

Req ID9117

Position CategoryResearch - Antibody Development & Protein Engineering


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