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Protein Biochemist

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Job Title: Protein Biochemist
Location: St. Louis, MO, Mid-West United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Animal Health
Career Type: Scientist
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Protein Biochemist


The primary responsibilities of this role, Protein Biochemist, are to:

  • Primary responsibility of complex projects for the expression of recombinant proteins in bacterial cells or other expression systems;

  • Developing and optimizing protein purification procedures from plant tissues, and bacterial or insect cells;

  • Developing and validating enzyme assays;

  • Performing protein characterization using a panel of analytical methods;

  • Performing data documentation and preparation of reports;

  • Managing studies under GLP requirements;

  • Conducts novel process improvement activities that require specialized knowledge and the broad application of scientific principles;

  • Takes initiative in keeping current with literature in areas of assignment and in areas of professional interest.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • PhD with minimum years relevant experience or MS with minimum of 2 years relevant experience or BS with minimum of 5 years relevant experience;

  • Conducts research and contributes to research projects, technologies, publications, intellectual property, or trade secrets;

  • Technical knowledge and hands on experience of protein expression, purification and protein analytical techniques;

  • Proven track record of being able to work with strict deadlines in a highly demanding and dynamic environment;

  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time;

  • Excellent written communication, data documentation, and oral presentation skills.

Domestic relocation may be offered for this role.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Application Period:
APRIL 29, 2019
Reference Code:
Crop Science

Functional Area:
Biochemical R&D
Position Grade:
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Contact Us Address
E-Mail Pittsburgh, PA
+1 888-473-1001, option #5 15205-9741

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Job Post Date: 05/01/19
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