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149 Bio is growing. Please see below for current openings.

Position P002-C
Posted February 2020

Project Leader
We are looking for a curious, self-motivated, hungry to learn, Project Leader. Ideal candidate must be able to perform and manage high quality laboratory bench science. The candidate must also have leadership capabilities to strive for innovation, not afraid to chart new scientific directions, is a problem solver and work well in a small team environment. In this unique role, you will work closely with the Company founders, the VP of operations as well as Research Technicians, thus it offers significant growth potential in both Scientific and Management tracks. To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you must have at least 5 year experience working in a lab setting.

To be successful in this role, you must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills. You will also be responsible for managing team deadlines, and providing strategic scientific insights.

The position is full-time, flexible hours. Offers competitive salary and growth potential.

Your Impact

  • Be part of a start-up that has potential to change lives of people suffering from Chronic kidney disease.
  • Be part of a leading Research team.
  • Tremendous growth opportunities in a Biotech environment.

What we are looking for

  • Minimum of 5 year’s of experience in a Cell Biology or Immunology lab is a must.
  • Strong background in Integrin Biology.
  • Strong expertise in mammalian (adherent and suspension cells) and bacterial cell culture.
  • Expertise in molecular biology techniques (cloning, plasmid construction, PCR etc.).
  • Experience in recombinant protein expression/purification, cell line generation and engineering (lentivirus etc.) is a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with FACS, ELISA and related immunology techniques is a must.
  • Strong organizational, communication, analytical, and research skills.
  • Willing to do bench research. Some project management experience.
  • Desire to be in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, and the ability to work independently.

Education
PhD (with 2+ years of experience) in biological science, cell biology, immunology or relevant discipline. Recent graduates will be considered.

Location
Located in laboratories in Greater Chicago area.

Position T001-C
Posted February 2020

Lab Research Technician
We are looking for a curious, self-motivated, hungry to learn, Tech/Associate to join an exciting new biotech startup with laboratories in greater Chicago area and in Cambridge Innovation Center, Miami (CIC Miami). To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you must have at least 1 year experience working in a lab setting. To be successful in this role, you must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills. We are open to both Part-time and Full-time candidates.​

Your Impact

  • Be part of a start-up that has potential to change lives of people suffering from Chronic kidney disease.
  • Opportunity to practice cutting-edge lab techniques from Cell Biology to High-Throughput screening to drug discovery.
  • Be part of a leading Research team.
  • Design and execute lab experiments according standard procedures, make observations and interpret findings.

What we are looking for

  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years’ experience in a Cell Biology or Immunology lab is a must.
  • Expertise in mammalian cell culture, molecular biology techniques.
  • Background in Integrin Biology will be a huge plus.
  • Strong organizational, communication, analytical, and research skills.

Education
BS (with 2+ years of experience) in biological science, cell biology, immunology or relevant discipline. M.S. is highly desirable.

Location
Located in laboratories in Greater Chicago area.

Please send your CV/resumes to: RESUMES@149bio.com 

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