Scientist, Protein Purification Job

Boston MA
Nov 02, 2016
Nov 14, 2016
Organization Type
Scientist, Protein Purification-MOL000341


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

We are seeking a highly motivated Scientist with hands-on experience in protein purification to join the Protein Science group in the Biologics Discovery group at MRL Boston. Responsibilities include the purification and analytical characterization of recombinant proteins and biologic reagents including antibodies, antibody scaffolds (e.g. Fc-fusions, bispecific antibodies, domain antibodies, ADCs), non-antibody proteins and membrane proteins (e.g. GPCR, ion channels, etc.) to support the preclinical development of biopharmaceutical programs across multiple therapeutic areas.



- BS with minimum 2+ years’ experience in biochemistry or related disciplines.


- Experience in antibody purification.

- Direct experience with AKTA systems.

- Experience with protein analytical assays including SDS-PAGE, Western blot

- Strong written and verbal communication skills


- Experience with liquid handling workstations

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at

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Job: Molecular Discovery - Biologics

Job Title:Scientist, Molecular Discovery

Primary Location: NA-US-MA-Boston

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: No

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): 1st

Company Trade Name:Merck

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