Job Details

Industrial Post-Doc

Title
Industrial Post-Doc
Length
Full Time
Employer

Applied Biological Materials Inc.

Salary
not disclosed
Location
Richmond
British Columbia
Date Posted
04/07/2018 - 16:30
Closing Date
04/08/2018 - 17:00
Accepting BioReady
Yes
Job Description
Summary: 

Applied Biological Materials Inc. (abm) is an unique supplier of premium quality genetic and cellular materials, and an Illumina Certified Service Provider (CSPro) of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for life science research and the biotechnology industry. Recognized as the 7th Largest Biotech Company in B.C. in 2017, abm is constantly developing and commercializing novel research tools and its complete portfolio of unique services have made us an invaluable partner to laboratories and research institutions around the world. 

Driven by a team of passionate and talented scientists, abm is dedicated to empowering the scientific community with the latest innovations for life sciences research and drug development.

abm is rapidly expanding and we are offering several Industrial Post-Doc positions to scientists that have a solid background in molecular biology, protein biology, biochemistry, NGS, or cell biology to join our team. The successful candidate(s) will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists.

1. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – NGS

2. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – CarT and Cell Biology

3. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – Immune Check Point Assay Development

 

Education & Qualifications: 
  • Candidate must have obtained a PhD degree on or after 2013, in a technical program of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or closely related field
Experience: 

1. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – NGS

  • Experience with next generation sequencing, antibody development and stem cell considered an asset.

2. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – CarT and Cell Biology

  • Experience with cell culture, immunology and  T cell research considered an asset.

3. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – Immune Check Point Assay Development

  • Experience with immunology, antibody development and assay development considered an asset.
Duties & Responsibilities: 

1. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – NGS

  • Development of new assays and sample preparation processes for sequencing. 
  • Development of DNA and RNA library preparation kits.
  • Design and perform experiments for testing and validating developed processes.
  • Prepare documentation and presentation of protocols and research data

2. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – CarT and Cell Biology

  • Development of reagents, products and services supporting CarT research.
  • Contribute to the research and design of expression constructs for CarT research.
  • Design and perform experiments for testing and validating developed processes.
  • Prepare documentation and presentation of protocols and research data.

3. Industrial Post-Doc Scientist – Immune Check Point Assay Development

  • Identification of popular or important immune check points as possible antibody drug targets  Antigen research and design, and development of new assays to test functionality and bioactivity of antibodies against the chosen immune check point genes to evaluate their effectiveness as potential antibody drugs.
  •  Prepare documentation and presentation of protocols and research data.
Skills & Competencies: 

Additional qualifications applicable to all positions:

  • Ability to participate within a multifunctional team and assist other departments
  • Team player with excellent organization and analytical skills
  • Positive attitude and motivation to learn and take responsibility
  • Strong interpersonal skills with good written, oral communication and presentation skills.
Other Information: 

How to apply:

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience and offer significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please apply at https://abmgood.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=44&source=PetriDish and specify which Industrial Post-Doc position(s) you are applying for. Applied Biological Materials would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.