Research Scientist Applied Technology (12 Month Wo

at Incyte Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Incyte Corporation is a Wilmington, Delaware-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics, primarily for oncology. Our first commercial product, Jakafi, is approved in the U.S. for patients with intermediate or high-risk myelofibrosis and for patients with polycythemia vera who have had an inadequate response to or are intolerant of hydroxyurea. We have a diverse and growing portfolio of product candidates, including both small and large molecules.

Incyte is seeking a candidate with proven experience in the crystallization of protein-small molecule complexes. He/she will be part of the structural biology team and will be responsible for the crystallization and optimization of crystals for the company's various drug discovery programs. Candidates with a demonstrated knowledge of protein expression, purification and characterization will be given preference.

Job Responsibilities (12 Month Work Contract)

High-throughput crystallization and co-crystallization of proteins for structural studies

Operate automation, liquid handling, imaging systems and crystallization instrumentation

Conduct macromolecular biophysical characterization

Experience with molecular biology, protein chemistry, purification and characterization

Experience using synchrotron remote data collection and data processing is a plus

Experience with other structural techniques including CryoEM is a plus

Interface directly with biochemists and structural biologists

Minimum Requirements

A BS. or M.S. degree in biochemistry or related field

Proven experience with protein expression, purification and crystallization

Use of laboratory automation and digital record keeping

Ability to work in a team setting on multiple projects

Proven track record of efficient data management, experimental design, technical procedures and reports

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required.

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Job Posting: 855458

Posted On: Oct 09, 2021

Updated On: Nov 08, 2021