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R&D Engineer – Plant molecular Biology, Amiens, France

Job title: R&D Engineer – Plant molecular Biology
Company: SamaBriva
Type of contract: Fixed-term contract (10-12 months)
Location: Amiens, France
Salary: To be discussed
Professional experiences: Experienced


The R&D engineer is in charge of the implementation, the development and the realization of feasibility studies in order to produce and characterize proteins of interest for the company. The candidate will be more precisely in charge of leading projects, realizing bibliographic studies, writing of protocol studies and study reports and the realization of experiments.
Required knowledge:

  • To master approaches to the construction of complex expression vectors by molecular biology and microbiology techniques, as well as transfection and infection techniques in plants to produce complex biomolecules (proteins, antibodies, VLP).
  • To master the techniques of analysis of gene expression as well as softwares for predicting and analyzing sequences, oligonucleotide design, etc.
  • To master the techniques of in vitro culture and regeneration of whole plants.
  • To master the techniques of biochemical analysis of proteins (western blot, immunocytochemistry, SDS-PAGE, SEC-HPLC, etc.) and classical technic used in biology.

Professional profile:
PhD minimum, you have strong knowledge in the field of molecular biology, biochemistry and protein production from an expression system of plant origin. You are accustomed to carry out scientific monitoring and autonomously carry out a project. An experience in industrial environment will be an advantage. Current English is required.


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