Protein Engineer Job – Cambridge, UK

We are currently recruiting for a Protein Engineer to join an established biotechnology company located on in Cambridgeshire that has developed a cutting edge in vitro display technology, CIS display, which it uses to discover biologically active peptides, proteins and antibodies.

Responsibilities will include protein library design and construction, library selection and screening, lead characterization using various molecular and biochemical methods.


The ideal candidate for this Protein Engineer job will hold a PhD (or equivalent) in molecular biology, biochemistry or related discipline, with experience gained in pharmaceutical or biotech industry.

The successful candidate should have expertise in protein engineering and Phage Display. Significant working experience is required in DNA manipulation techniques, library design & construction, as well as selection (in vitro display technology). Experience in antibody engineering, nextgeneration sequencing, high-throughput screening and bioinformatics (sequences alignment, structure prediction, docking) is desired:

The candidate must also demonstrate high motivation, productivity in a dynamic collaborative environment, effective communication skills and good team work in addition to flexibility in learning new skills. Excellent optimization and troubleshooting skills and keen attention to details are desired.

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this Protein Engineer job, please contact Jason Johal at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email Please quote reference ST21872 in all correspondence.

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