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Senior Scientist I/II, Antibody Engineering- Structural Biology and Biophysics
We are currently seeking a highly experienced, and motivated Senior Scientist to join our Antibody Engineering and Biophysics Team within the Drug Creation Department at Absci. As a Senior Scientist you will thrive as part of a vibrant, dynamic and world-class team, with a high-performance culture, using artificial intelligence (AI) approaches and advanced generative models for antibody drug creation. You will play a significant role in leading and designing approaches for antibody library generation, structural characterization of antigens and epitopes, antibody Fc engineering, in silico immunogenicity analysis and in vitro wetlab immunogenicity assay development.
You will leverage your background and understanding of antibody structure and function, protein biophysics, structural biology, and immunology in order to support Absci’s generative (AI) antibody discovery initiates, while creating innovative and high-throughput screening approaches for antibody engineering and characterization.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in structural-based protein design and a proven track record in leading and executing research projects. This role will be instrumental in driving the development and implementation of innovative protein engineering solutions to address currently unmet needs in the market.
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The salary range for this position is $120,000 - $165,000/year. Competitive equity package applies. Pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to equity, compensation packages include a wide range of medical, dental, vision benefits and ability to participate in our employee stock purchase plan.
Absci offers highly competitive salaries and benefits, including medical, dental, vision insurance, unlimited vacation, parental leave, breakfast and lunch for onsite employees, employee assistance program, voluntary life and disability insurance, annual bonus potential, and 401(k) with a generous company match.
We seek candidates who will dive into our creative company culture that’s collaborative, multidisciplinary, and committed to a big vision for positive impact. We are defying conventions and innovating without boundaries. We are disrupting an industry with bold ideas and passionate pursuit of new possibilities. We are looking for original thinkers, creative scientists, and data-devoted gurus. Successful candidates will be excited to work in a dynamic environment and contribute as a key member of a project team. If this sounds good to you, we invite you to join us in our quest to redefine possible.
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