Research Associate in Boulder, CO at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 1/14/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Boulder, CO
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/14/2020

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Research Associate with experience in the Pharmaceuticals Industry. This is a 6+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Boulder, CO. Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 20-01878

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Passage suspended insect cell cultures.
  • Generate baculovirus stocks for expressing recombinant proteins in insect cells.
  • Evaluate and optimize protein expression in insect cells and E. coli.
  • Multi-liter scale of protein expressions in insect cells and E. coli.
  • Document and maintain records on constructs, strains, and protein expressions.
  • Communicate with external vendor for titration services.
  • Perform molecular cloning and DNA preparation for transfection.
  • Highly desirable experience includes: E. coli transformation, insect or mammalian cell transfection, and protein expression in fore mentioned hosts, molecular cloning, PCR, gel electrophoresis for DNA and protein analysis, and immunoblotting.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office.
  • Able to work independently yet cooperatively; enthusiastic about learning new biology and techniques, and readily apply those learnings to immediate challenges.
Our client is a leading Pharmaceuticals Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. J2W:CB3