Research Scientist
Cell Biology & Assay Development
Posted on 7/19/2023
AbCellera Biologics
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Lab & Research
Biology & Biotech
  • Working with our highly motivated team on projects related to the identification of high-quality antibodies. The scope of the work may include the development of in vitro assays that include various mammalian cell lines and primary cells, design of in vivo experiments, development of media conditions and/or enrichment strategies for primary cells, and design of complex functional assays
  • Optimizing and troubleshooting the development of screening assays for high-throughput antibody discovery and antibody validation
  • Developing assays and cutting-edge technologies for antibody discovery against challenging targets
  • Designing, planning, and executing experiments, either independently or in collaboration with your teammates
  • Analyzing and presenting data to colleagues and partners
  • Solving problems at a high level
  • Liaising with partners and communicating project updates and deliverables
  • Training, mentoring and supervising members of a dynamic team
  • Maintaining and implementing standard operating procedures while recognizing opportunities for improvements and innovation
  • Organizing, supporting and collaborating with other team members to meet project deliverables and timelines
  • Post-doc or PhD in relevant field, or MSc plus at least 5 years work experience in relevant field
  • Demonstrated experience in cell biology and data analysis
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture and cell-based assay development
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Proven interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience in immunology, infectious disease, development of antibody-based assays, flow cytometry or microscopy (optional, but desired)