At Just. you will find purpose and enjoyment in solving important challenges in an environment built on respect, community, trust, collaboration, incredibly cool science, and amazing feats of engineering with exceptional people.

 With the highly experienced and innovative staff
we are assembling at Just,
we have a real and significant opportunity 
to improve
worldwide access to many important biotherapeutics.
– Dean Pettit

available positions

Associate Scientist, Analytical | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a motivated and creative Associate Scientist, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics.  We arelooking for a someone to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team to provide analytical testing to support process development for low-cost biotherapeutic manufacturing.  The successful candidate will have some experience in chromatography, electrophoresis, and analytical chemistry. Experience with high throughput analytical testing, statistical analysis and high-performance liquid chromatography is a plus. The ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communications skills and works well independently and in teams.

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Responsibilities:

• Work with team members to support process development teams with high-throughput analytical procedures

• Utilize chromatography data systems and informatics platforms to analyze and distribute analytical results

• Work with team members on technology development to reduce the cost and improve the efficiency, speed, and capacity of analytical testing and analytical methods

Requirements:

• BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field and 0-3 years experience

• Experience or coursework in chromatography and/or analytical chemistry

• Excellent experimental design and analysis skills

• Experience with Microsoft Office apps (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Preferred qualifications:

• Experience with HPLC and/or UPLC chromatography systems

• Familiarity with capillary electrophoresis

• Experience with troubleshooting complex instrumentation

• Experience with a chromatography data system

• Strength in data science and informatics

About Just

Just is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Associate Scientist, Bioanalytical | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a motivated and creative scientist who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics. In this position, you will work with a multidisciplinary team for the analytical and functional characterization of large molecule therapeutics and analysis of process impurities. The successful candidate will have some experience with DNA manipulation, PCR and ELISA assays. Cell-based assays and automation experience beneficial. The candidate must possess strong written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational skills, a desire to learn new scientific concepts, the ability to multitask and an ability to work directly with scientific staff across multiple disciplines.

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Responsibilities:

• Routine testing of analytical samples (ELISA, PCR)

• Method Development and method qualification

• Technology development to improve throughput and efficiency

Responsibilities:

• Routine testing of analytical samples (ELISA, PCR)

• Method Development and method qualification

• Technology development to improve throughput and efficiency

Education Requirements:

• BS and 0-3 years’ experience

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with ELISA

• Experience with DNA manipulation, PCR

• Aseptic technique, cell culture

• Hands on experience doing plate-based assays and serial dilutions

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• HPLC and CE methods for large molecule analysis a plus

About Just

Just is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Associate Scientist, Media Development | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is looking for an Associate Scientist to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team to develop cell culture media for the advancement of low-cost biotherapeutics manufacturing.  The position requires a solid understanding of cell physiology, experimental design and statistical analysis, a strong foundation in basic chemistry and meticulous laboratory skills.  The ideal candidate is curious, creative,works independently and in teams, and looks for ways to improve processes and technology.

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Responsibilities:

• Develop and test cell culture media formulations using analytical and cell culture models

• Develop and apply new methods to advance cell culture media technology

• Assist in maintaining equipment

Requirements:

• BS in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field with 0-3 years of experience

• Excellent aseptic technique

• Experience culturing mammalian cell lines

• Understand basic chemistry principles

• Experience making cell culture media and buffers

• Understand basic statistical analysis  (ANOVA, t-test)

• Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively over teleconference and web-based meetings are necessary

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office apps (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with high throughput cell culture (e.g. deep-well plate assays or robotics)

• Experience with bioreactor cell culture and perfusion technology

• Experience with design of experiments (DOE)

• Experience with JMP, R, Tableau, SoftMax Pro, Guava, Visual Basic, and WebEx.

About Just

Just is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Director of Analytical Sciences | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is looking for a Director of Analytical Sciences to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team to lead all aspects of analytical sciences for the advancement of low-cost biotherapeutics manufacturing.  The position requires strong management and leadership skills as well as a deep understanding analytics for therapeutic proteins.  A proven track record of technical skills in this area, as well as experience leading groups of scientists is required.  Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively over teleconference and web-based meetings are necessary.

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Responsibilities:

• Lead a diverse group encompassing all aspects of large molecule analytical sciences

• Optimize strategies for methods development and qualification and molecule characterization

• Collaborate across the organization and be a key member and contributor to the Process Design Team

• Manage staff and capital resources and planning

• Develop and refine regulatory communication both written and face-to-face

• Be a technical resource for bionovel and biosimilar development

• Ph.D. with 7+years of experience

• Act as an internal technical resource for Quality, Manufacturing and Process Design, as well as a resource and subject matter expert for external clients and collaborators

Required Skills and Experience:

• Experience with high throughput and automation and data systems

• Experience in some combination of UPLC/CE, Functional Biocharacterization, biophysics and/or mass spectrometry

• Regulatory filings including IND/INDa/BLA

About Just

Just is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Director Supply Chain & Strategic Sourcing | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a highly-motivated and driven Director of Supply Chain and Strategic Sourcing, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics. This newly created position will be responsible for both strategic and tactical elements of supply chain management, strategic sourcing and procurement. The ideal candidate will be procurement/strategic sourcing professional with deep expertise and existing relationships in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry and is looking to build a high-performing function in a fast-paced, growing company.

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Responsibilities:

• Develop, implement and execute supply chain business processes and transactions including forecasting, warehousing, BOM management, production planning and inventory control, related to J.Plant™

• Improve costs, reduce risk, improving transactional efficiencies of the supply chain all while ensuring appropriate compliance and oversight

• Develop, implement and execute strategic agreements with suppliers to ensure supply, reduce costs, improve relationships and mitigate risk

• Lead contract negotiations of business terms and conditions and management of supplier contracts in partnership with Just functional leadership

• Ensures the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at minimum acceptable levels

• Develop and execute a risk reduction strategy (e.g. 2nd source) related to raw materials and components for both J. Plant™ and Just laboratories

• Improve transactional efficiencies related to procurement, and provide procurement support to both manufacturing and R&D staff

• Build long-term collaborative supplier relationships for the sourcing and management of capital, products and/or services

• Works closely with finance and accounting on interdependencies and financial planning

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in a related field

• Minimum 10 years of related experience in procurement, sourcing, operations and/or supply chain within biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry

Preferred Qualifications:

• 15+ years related experience with an advanced degree in related discipline

• Familiarity with RM and components and their suppliers commonly used in biologics manufacturing and research

• Experience and familiarity with cGMP requirements

• Familiarity with automated systems and ERP objectives

• Experience leading, motivating and developing high performing teams

• Excellent collaborative negotiation skills

• Exceptional written and oral communication skills

• Pro-active, team player with strong sense of urgency

About Just

Just is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Scientist / Senior Scientist, Analytical | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a motivated and creative Scientist / Senior Scientist, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics.  We arelooking for a motivated scientist to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team.  As a key member of the Analytical group, you will possess strong skills in large molecule characterization, method development and qualification, and authoring regulatory authority correspondence and interaction. The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and management skills and a strong drive for laboratory work. Experience with biosimilar development as well as functional biocharacterization is a plus. The ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communications skills and works well independently and in teams.

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Responsibilities:

• Develop, qualify, and document analytical methods

• Work with team members to support process development teams with high-throughput analytical procedures

• Develop and implement molecule characterization strategies

• Utilize chromatography data systems and informatics platforms to analyze and distribute analytical results

• Work with team members on technology development to reduce the cost and improve the efficiency, speed, and capacity of analytical testing and analytical methods

Requirements:

• BS + 10 years experience or MS + 5-7 years experience in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field

• Large molecule and protein characterization experience

• Strong assay development and qualification skills

• Proven record with authoring regulatory documents (eg IND/BLA)

• Desire to work in a fast, collaborative, team-oriented environment

Preferred qualifications:

• Strong background in HPLC (SEC, RP, HILIC), CE (CESDS, CZE), and ELISA

• Experience with Biosimilar characterization and comparability

• Experience with troubleshooting complex instrumentation

• Direct interactions with FDA and other regulatory agencies a plus

• Strong skills in Mass Spectroscopy

• Characterization of complex Glycoproteins

• Experience with compendial assays (USP, EP, JP)

• Strength in data science and informatics

About JustJust is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Sr Scientist, Mass Spectrometry | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a motivated and creative Scientist, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics.  We arelooking for a driven scientist to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team.  As a key member of the Mass Spectrometry group, you will possess strong skills in large molecule characterization, method development and qualification.  Strong organizational skills, a familiarity with scientific software such as Sequest, Comet, BioPharma Finder, Protein Metrics, Chromeleon, and Genedata Expressionist are also desirable for this position.The ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communications skills and works well independently and in teams.

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Responsibilities:

• Method development for mass spectrometry-based experiments

• Characterization of biotherapeutics using mass spectrometry (intact mass and multi-attribute method (MAM))

• Work with team members on technology development to reduce the cost and improve the efficiency, speed, and capacity of analytical testing and analytical methods

Requirements:

• Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field and 3-5+ years industry experience

• Hands-on experience with TOF and Orbitrap technology

• Large molecule and protein characterization experience

• Strong assay development and qualification skills

• Desire to work in a fast, collaborative, team-oriented environment

Preferred qualifications:

• Experience with Biosimilar characterization and comparability

• Experience with troubleshooting complex instrumentation

• Strength in data science and informatics

About JustJust is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

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Senior/Principal Scientist, Media Development | Just. – Seattle, WA

Just is looking for a Senior/Principal scientist to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team to develop cell culture media for the advancement of low-cost biotherapeutics manufacturing.  The position requires a deep understanding of cell physiology, experimental design and statistical analysis. Experience with high throughput mammalian cell culture and assay development is highly desirable.  Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively over teleconference and web-based meetings are necessary.  The ideal candidate is curious, creative, works independently and in teams, and looks for ways to improve processes and technology.

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Responsibilities:

• Develop cell culture media formulations through analytical and cell culture-based experiments

• Develop and apply new methods to advance cell culture media technology

• Collaborate across the organization, with clients, and manufacturing groups

• Stay abreast of current literature as it relates to media development for recombinant protein expression

• Publish and present research

•Act as an internal technical resource

Minimum Requirements:

• Ph.D. in Engineering, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or related field with 2+years of experience

• Experience developing media for mammalian cell lines

• Experience with design of experiments (DOE) and statistical analysis

Preferred qualifications:

• Experience with high throughput cell culture (e.g. deep-well plate assays or robotics)

• Experience with bioreactor cell culture and perfusion technology

• Experience with JMP, R, Python

About JustJust is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.

please send resume and cover letter

Just is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry,
religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status,
disability, gender identity or veteran status.