Who We Are:
Atreca is a dynamic biotechnology company located in Redwood City, California. We apply our Immune Repertoire Capture (IRC) technology to profile the clinically relevant, active B cell responses of patients and build a portfolio of tumor-targeted antibodies. These patient-derived antibodies fuel our discovery of novel targets and development of cancer immunotherapeutics.
We are seeking an outstanding, enthusiastic, and highly motivated Research Associate to join our Protein Engineering group. The successful candidate will become a key member of the research team, supporting production and characterization of antibodies identified from our IRC platform, as well as engineered bispecifics and other antibody-based formats.
Produce and characterize antibodies and bispecifics
Catalog and integrate materials and results into informatics systems
Enable faster and higher-throughput cycles of design/build/test/learn
Follow laboratory safety guidelines and practices
Work with other project team members and communicate results with the team
BS/BA or MS in bioengineering, chemical engineering, molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, or related discipline with lab experience required
0-5 years of relevant career experience
Experience with recombinant protein production required (high-throughput preferred)
Experience with FPLC, HPLC, SDS-PAGE preferred
Experience with HEK293 or CHO cell culture preferred
Experience with DNA technologies preferred (cloning, bacterial culture, plasmid preps, and sequence verification)
Experience with bispecific antibodies a plus
Strong analytical skills, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail
Track record of being adaptable, self-motivated, and scientifically rigorous
Ability to work in a team, prioritize tasks, and drive projects to completion
Exact title commensurate with experience. Atreca is an equal opportunity employer.