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Molecular Biologist
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 bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or biochemistry with 1-3 years of laboratory experience, or a master’s degree (M.S.) degree in chemistry or biochemistry with 0-2 years of laboratory experience. The candidate should be comfortable with working both independently and as a part of a team.  

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mammalian cell culture, transfection, and plate-based screening of scaffold payloads

  • In vitro characterization of transgene expression, RNAi knockdown, and target engagement

  • Design & execute new research projects to enhance existing assay techniques.

  • Provide multi-disciplinary support of the Discovery and Therapeutic Area teams throughout assay development.

  • Support internal as well as external collaborative RD projects.

  • Design and test protocols for transfer to the Development team.

  • Maintain data acquisition and analysis in an organized manner.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and communication skills

  • Experience with gene therapy and/or gene delivery techniques

  • Experience with the following laboratory techniques: SDS-PAGE, molecular cloning, qPCR

  • Hands-on experience with mammalian cell culture

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience with the following common laboratory techniques is a plus: Western blotting, fluorescence microscopy, ELISA, cell-binding assays

  • Experience with, CRISPR gene editing, viral vectors, and/or viral vaccines is desirable.

We offer a competitive salary and benefit package, including an employer matched 401k. We are a drug free, equal opportunity employer.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter and CV to careers@codebiotx.com or: