Job ID: #8463

Senior Scientist, Protein Crystallography

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

 

Responsibilities of the Senior Scientist, Protein Crystallography:

  • Perform protein crystallography experiments, including initial screening, crystal quality optimization and structure determination of protein small molecule complexes.
  • Provide detailed structure analysis in regular team updates and participate in facilitating structure-guided drug design effort
  • Assist in construct design and optimization of purification protocols to generate crystallography-grade protein
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams including Biology and Chemistry to develop a Structural Biology strategy
  • Prepare and present experimental results, analysis, and plans in research meetings

Requirements of the Senior Scientist, Protein Crystallography:

  • PhD in Structural Biology, Protein Crystallography, or related field with 3+ years of experience or net overall equivalent professional experience
  • Expertise in modern structure solution packages (Phenix, CCP4, Pymol, Coot etc.) required
  • Proven impact on drug discovery programs through developing innovative solutions to challenges in Protein Crystallography and Structural Biology
  • Proven track record of Protein-small molecule complexes desired, solving multi-protein complexes or covalent complexes a plus

 

Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.

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Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.