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Conjugation Chemist/Biochemist
Location: Hatfield, PA 

Code Biotherapeutics, located in Hatfield, PA, is a startup biotech company supported by a syndicate of top-tier biotech investors and specializing in non-viral targeted drug delivery using a novel DNA-based delivery scaffold.  The Code Bio team is passionate about developing treatments for serious and life-threatening diseases. We are currently looking for talented, highly motivated individuals with strong backgrounds in bioscience and technology who are driven by patient outcomes.  The ideal candidate should have a B.S. degree in chemistry or biochemistry with an additional 5+ years of laboratory experience, or a graduate degree (M.S. or Ph.D.) degree in chemistry or biochemistry with an additional 2+ years of laboratory experience. The candidate should be comfortable with working both independently and as a part of a team.  

 

Key Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Work independently to develop conjugation and purification methods for biomolecule coupling to a DNA-based scaffold used to target and treat diseases.

  • Molecular characterization of biomolecules including peptides proteins and oligonucleotide conjugates.

  • Support the Discovery team through cell and molecular assay development

  • Support internal as well as external collaborative RD projects.

  • Maintain data/records in an organized manner.

Preferred Skills/Experience:
  • In-depth knowledge of biomolecule conjugation methodologies

  • Experience with protein and DNA purification strategies

  • Experience with mammalian cell culture

  • Knowledge and experience with the following common laboratory techniques is a plus: HPLC, SDS-PAGE/Western blotting, DNA purifications techniques

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package and are a drug free, equal opportunity employer. Please submit your resume if you are interested in applying for this role.