Research Scientist
Functional Biology
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Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Evaluating available preclinical and clinical data sets to build testable biological hypotheses for immunology targets and then preclinically assessing those hypotheses
  • Designing, running, and interpreting complex biological experiments to increase confidence in biological mechanisms for Immunology targets
  • Training and mentoring more junior scientists
  • Supporting and collaborating with members from various teams to generate and interpret data, and meet project deliverables and timelines
  • Developing and implementing standard operating procedures
  • Preparing and presenting data at team meetings
  • Growing your technical skill set and engaging in professional development
  • You are strongly self-motivated and work independently to identify project needs and follow that up with building and implementing solutions
  • You can contribute to building data sets that help to predict the success of therapies across a variety of immunology and oncology patients by designing experiments that test the biological mechanisms of key targets. This effort ultimately helps our programs move faster and more successfully
  • You thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced work environment with multiple competing priorities
  • You are excited about contributing to and building a team that works on complicated biological questions
  • You take pride in being a self-motivated person, fast learner, team player, and creative problem solver
  • A PhD in Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, or other relevant fields or MSc with 5+ years in an academic or industry wet lab environment
  • Demonstrated understanding of and experienced with assay development of complex functional assays, including use of primary cells, and antibodies
  • Strong immunological background
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively as a member of cross-functional team
  • Excellent oral and written communication and problem solving skills
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Experience in techniques including flow cytometry, primary cell isolation, ELISA, reporter cell assays and in vitro assays focused on immune cells
  • A good understanding of antibodies structure and function
AbCellera Biologics
Company Overview
AbCellera Biologics is a biotechnology company that develops antibody therapeutics to improve patient outcomes.