Scientist- 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.
  • Developing 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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