Research Associate
Biology
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Manifold Bio

11-50 employees

Engineering precision biologics through protein barcoding technology
Company Overview
Manifold Bio stands out in the therapeutics industry with its unique advantage in engineering precision biologics, demonstrated by the development of the world's first high-throughput in vivo drug design platform. This platform is powered by a novel protein barcoding technology, bridging molecular biology and computing, which accelerates the process of making life-saving drugs available to patients. The company's team is comprised of experts in library-guided protein engineering, DNA synthesis, sequencing, and advanced bioinformatics and machine learning, offering a rich and diverse culture that fosters growth and innovation.
Biotechnology
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$45.4M

Founded

2020

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

31%

2 year growth

171%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • BS, MS or equivalent experience in biology, biological engineering or a related field
  • 2+ years hands-on molecular biology wet lab experience, including PCR and cloning (design, bacterial transformation, culture, plating, and plasmid purification, next-generation DNA sequencing library preparation)
  • Ability to document and maintain an organized account of lab work and results
  • Collaborative, curious, flexible, and strong communication skills
  • Experience with protein assays, e.g. production, purification, QC, Chromatography (Affinity, Size, Ionic etc) and detection (PAGE/ELISA/Blots), etc
  • Experience in advanced cloning techniques (Type IIS, Gateway, Gibson, etc.)
  • Experience with next-generation DNA sequencing library preparation
  • Experience with high-throughput screening assays and plate-based assays
  • Experience with phage/yeast/mammalian display or similar
Responsibilities
  • Clone DNA libraries of synthetic proteins at megascale efficiency
  • Execute and optimize NGS library preparation workflows
  • Implement protein assays
  • Define, document, and improve protocols
  • Collect, organize, and analyze data to help make key decisions
  • Assist in lab organization, including ordering supplies and restocking