Opko Biologics

Job description:

Scientist, in the chemistry team, performing research and development of peptide/protein-based drugs.
• Peptide chemistry (on resin, and in solution synthesis)
• Small molecules coupling and bio- polymers conjugation
• HPLC/UPLC analytical methodologies (RP, SEC, ION)
• MS analysis
• purification methodologies via preparative HPLC, extractions and precipitations
• Planning of scientific experiments and synthetic routes, hands-on lab work, high level of documentation
• Conducting of literary research

Required qualifications:

• Ph.D graduate organic/bio-organic chemist, or M.Sc graduate
• Experience in organic synthesis (Advantage- 2 years of experience in the industry)
• Excellent English required for documentation, reports, and communication with third parties
• Ability to plan ahead, and conduct studies according to tight schedule
• Ability to lead a scientific project and also be a team player
• Fast learning, and good organizational skills.

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