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Amgen Associate Scientist in Shanghai, China

Associate Scientist in Protein Expression

Major Responsibilities:

  • Perform cell culture, protein expression, protein reagents generation and related assays, including but not limited to: insect and mammalian cell culture and banking, transient/stable transfection or infection, molecular cloning, antibody and membrane/soluble protein purification and characterization.

  • Design experiments, analyze and record data, write and present work reports, study literatures, develop new techniques, perform troubleshooting and collaborate with other functional groups on the projects.


  • MS with 3+ years of industrial experience or PhD in cell biology, molecular biology, structural biology, biochemistry or other biological sciences.

  • Solid knowledge and understanding on cell biology, hands-on experience with insect or mammalian cell culture and expression for recombinant protein production is required. Working experience on membrane protein or antibody generation would be a plus.

  • Protein science related skills, such as purification, HPLC, SEC, molecular cloning, flow cytometry are highly desired.

  • Fluent verbal and written communication skills in English are required.

  • Independent and critical thinking, dedicated and open minded, effective communication and coordination skills are required.