Scientis- Synthetic biology

Ness Ziona

About The Position

A young and exciting Israel-based microbiome company is looking for a highly motivated experienced scientist to join to Synthetic biology team

Main responsibilities

·        Growing clinical bacteria

·        Phage screening for clinical bacteria

·        Phage characterization - plaque assay , growth curves, host range.

·        Making molecular tools for clinical bacteria

·        Planning and execute phage engineering

·        Assisting in other team tasks as required

Requirements

·        M.Sc or Phd in biology

·        Familiar with cloning techniques: utilizing different techniques such as – Gibson, T4 ligation, RF cloning, overhang extension, pCEP and etc.

·        Experience in microbiology – Major advantage

·        Prior experience working with yeast - advantage

·        Experience with NGS library prep protocols – advantage

·        Able to precisely execute multi-step protocols and adjust them.

·        Fast learner and independent thinker, able to perform at the highest standards both individually and as part of a team

·        Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

·        Fluent English

·        Has or parts of  patent/Provisional or PCT - advantage

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