Handary is a specialist in shelf life solutions. We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Protein Purification Engineer to join our dynamic research and development team. The Protein Purification Engineer will play a pivotal role in the isolation, purification, and characterization of proteins for various research and product development projects. The successful candidate will have expertise in protein purification techniques and a strong understanding of biochemistry.
EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or other applicable protected classes.
• Execute protein purification processes using various techniques such as chromatography, filtration, and centrifugation;
• Develop and optimize protein purification protocols to achieve high yields and purity levels;
• Analyze and characterize purified proteins using analytical techniques such as SDS-PAGE, Western blotting, and UPLC;
• Maintain and operate state-of-the-art purification equipment and ensure their proper calibration and maintenance.
• Troubleshoot and resolve any issues that may arise during the purification process;
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including molecular biologists, biochemists, and analytical chemists, to support research and development projects;
• Document all experiments, results, and procedures accurately in laboratory notebooks and electronic systems;
• Ensure compliance with safety protocols and best laboratory practices;
• Stay updated on industry trends and advancements in protein purification techniques and technologies;
• Participate in regular team meetings and contribute to project planning and strategy discussions.
• Education required: Bachelor's or Master's degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or a related field.
• Experience Required: Proven experience in protein purification, with a strong background in chromatography techniques (e.g., affinity, ion-exchange, size exclusion).
• Skills Required: