Protein Scientist I

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Job Title: Protein Scientist I
Location: Chesterfield, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


Protein Scientist I 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Protein Scientist I, are to: 


  • Have the primary responsibility of complex projects for the expression of recombinant proteins in bacterial cells or other expression systems;
  • Develop and optimize protein purification procedures from plant tissues, and bacterial or insect cells;
  • Develop and validate enzyme assays;
  • Perform protein characterization by using a panel of analytical methods;
  • Perform data documentation and preparation of reports;
  • Manage studies under GLP requirements;
  • Conduct novel process improvement activities that require specialized knowledge and the broad application of scientific principles;
  • Take 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:


  • Bachelor of Science with at least five years of relevant experience in biochemistry or related discipline OR Master’s degree with at least two years of relevant experience OR Ph.D. with at least one years of relevant experience;
  • Conduct research and contribute 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.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
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. 

Location: Chesterfield     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 483481     
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Job Post Date: 09/23/21
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