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Principal Scientist

Company: Uncaged Innovations
Location: Troy
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Job Description:

Overview:Uncaged Innovations is a biotech start-up developing next generation materials to recreate bovine and exotic leather through advancements in materials chemistry and digital manufacturing. Demand for animal alternatives is rapidly growing across industries from luxury fashion to automotive search of more sustainable and ethical solutions. Qualifications: We are looking for a candidate with an advanced degree (M.S./ Ph.D. with 3-5 years of industry experience or B.S. with 5-7 years of industry experience) in Biology, Biochemistry, Biomaterials, Biopolymers, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Chemistry, Materials Engineering or related fields. Candidates with experience in peptide and/or protein engineering and chemistry, biomaterials design and engineering, and combinatorial library design and screening are particularly well-suited for this position. Overall responsibilities will involve project planning and management, laboratory experiments and co-ordination with other scientific members of the team. Specific responsibilities are further noted below. Responsibilities -These shall include but are not limited to: Lead the development of novel methods and platforms for identification and evaluation of application-specific biomaterials. Collaborate effectively with other scientific and engineering staff members to develop methods for fabrication and characterization of next-generation materials. Supervise laboratory technicians Lead the development of data organization and data analysis approaches and methods Plan projects and report progress to executive management on a regular basis Technical Responsibilities: * Establish protocols and performing combinatorial library design and high throughput screening * Evaluate mechanical and chemical properties of novel material compositions * Evaluate of novel chemistries for chemical modifications of proteins and peptides * Maintain routine and specialty laboratory equipment * Develop and follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) * Interact with vendors, suppliers, contractors, CROs, advisors and other partners Position Requirements:The following requirements are desirable but not limiting. We are open to considering candidates with relevant and diverse backgrounds, and are flexible with respect to specific skills and experiences. * PhD or Masters in Biology, Biochemistry, Biomaterials, Biopolymers, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Chemistry, Materials Engineering or related fields. Industry experience of 3-5 years is desirable. * Alternatively, B.S. in Biology, Biochemistry, Biomaterials, Biopolymers, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Chemistry, Materials Engineering or related fields. Industry experience of 5-7 years is desirable. * Demonstrated track record of independent work on complex, inter- disciplinary problems in the field of material science or biochemistry is a strong plus. * Demonstrated track record of managing research associates and technicians in a laboratory setting is a strong plus. * Knowledge related to chemistry of polymers and biomaterials including proteins and peptides. * Expertise in laboratory techniques including but not limited to pipetting, aseptic technique, formulating media and buffer solutions, protein and peptide characterization, spectroscopy, and analytical chemistry. * Experience with data analysis and reporting. * Excellent written and oral communication skills. * Ability to work with a multidisciplinary team of research scientists. * Good attention to detail and documentation * Strong work ethic, positive attitude, self-starter, punctual and good attendance record with the desire to develop professionally * Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. * Ability to work in-person in the lab and remotely as needed Terms of Employment: Full-time Compensation: Salary commensurate with expertise, experience and industry trends. How to Apply: Please send a detailed resume along with a cover letter to Uncaged Innovations will consider all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, military discharge status, age, marital status, parental status, or source of income. Show moreShow less

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