Senior Scientist, Computational Structural Biologist  Seattle, WA |

Just is seeking a highly motivated and creative computational structural biologist to help invent and apply antibody and protein therapeutic design technologies for application in the areas of antibody humanization, therapeutic modality design, antibody developability optimization, antibody discovery library designs, and therapeutic discovery analyses. The successful candidate will interface with expertise across therapeutic development including discovery, characterization, process development, and manufacturing. The successful candidate must also possess strong communication and collaboration skills, a desire to learn new scientific concepts and domains, and an ability to work directly with scientific staff across multiple disciplines.

Examples of Potential Responsibilities:

  • Work independently and in teams to develop, implement, and utilize biologics therapeutic design methods
  • Work with external and internal clients on antibody therapeutic design and optimization projects
  • Collaborate with and provide computational structural biology support for the Data Science team
  • Aid in the design of antibody display libraries for discovery efforts
  • Provide structural and bioinformatic support for discovery results
  • Collaborate with scientific staff across multiple disciplines to accomplish goals

 Requirements:

  • PhD. with 2-5 years experience with strong experience in computational structural biology
  • Strong experience in therapeutic antibody and immunogen designs
  • Strong experience with computational structural biology platforms
  • Strong drive toward innovation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong focus on quality and attention to detail
  • Possess effective task/time management organizational skills

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a commercial biotherapeutic development environment
  • Experience with the Molecular Operating Environment
  • Familiarity with Next Generation Sequencing data
  • Ability to work in small groups as well as independently
  • Ability to organize, analyze/interpret, and effectively communicate results

    About Just – Evotec Biologics

    Just – Evotec Biologics, wholly-owned by Evotec SE, is a unique platform company that integrates the design, engineering, development, and manufacture of biologics. With deep experience in the fields of protein, process and manufacturing sciences, the Just team came together to solve the scientific and technical hurdles that block access to life-changing protein therapeutics; from the design of therapeutic molecules to the design of the manufacturing plants used to produce them. Just’s focus is to create access and value for a global market through scientific and technological innovation. Our state-of-the-art labs and cGMP clinical manufacturing plant are co-located in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood – the center of Seattle’s medical, global health, and technology industries and a noted top emerging life science hub in the U.S. Our fast-growing team of 100 employees is expanding Just’s innovative platform and footprint – building our first North American J.POD® commercial manufacturing facility in the Seattle area. For job opportunities, learn more at www.just.bio/careers

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