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IONLACE

IONLACE

Stockholm, Sweden
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

We are rebels

IONLACE is a place for rebels. We are building the next generation of biotech tools that will ultimately impact the life of billions.

You will be joining a team from Google X, Enveda Bioscience, Thermo Fisher, KTH, Mila, and Oxford. You will be working at the cutting edge of machine learning and synthetic biology. We operate as a fast-paced startup with our office and lab at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. Join us and build the future.

About the Job

We are seeking an experienced Scientist with expertise in phage and yeast display technologies. In this role, you will develop and optimize display libraries, perform high-throughput screening, and contribute to the discovery and characterization of novel antibodies, peptides, and proteins. Your strong analytical skills and meticulous attention to detail enable you to design and execute experiments that advance scientific discovery. You thrive in a collaborative, high-pace startup environment where we push the boundaries of what is possible.

Responsibilities

  • Design, construct, and optimize phage and yeast display libraries.

  • Perform high-throughput screening using phage and yeast display technologies to identify high-affinity binders.

  • Develop and refine protocols for display selection, amplification, and screening processes.

  • Analyze screening data to identify promising candidates and validate their binding specificity and functionality.

  • Collaborate with our ML engineers, data scientists, lab automation engineers, and lab scientists.

  • Maintain detailed and accurate records of experiments, protocols, and results.

  • Present complex scientific data and concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Contribute to the setup, maintenance, and optimization of laboratory workflows and automation.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Synthetic Biology, or a related field and 3+ years of industry experience or 8+ years of experience in display technologies and high-throughput screening.

  • Strong expertise in phage and yeast display technologies.

  • Proficiency in library construction, DNA manipulation, and cloning techniques.

  • Experience with high-throughput screening and data analysis.

  • Experience in other display technologies, such as mammalian cell display is a plus.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with meticulous attention to detail.

  • Experience with robotics and workflow automation is a big plus.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, capable of presenting complex scientific concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Synthetic Biology, or a related field and 3+ years of industry experience OR 8+ years of experience in display technologies and high-throughput screening.

Benefits

  • Generous equity as part of your total compensation.

  • 30 days vacation and 13 days of public holidays.

  • Premium pension contribution.

  • Large modern lab and office on the beautiful Karolinska Institute campus.

IONLACE is an equal opportunity employer and we actively seek to create a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of their background.