About Atlas Antibodies
Atlas Antibodies AB has a very special story. The company was founded in 2006 as a start-up from the prestigious Human Protein Atlas project. The idea of the researchers was to make the unique antibodies developed in the project available to fellow researchers worldwide. Fifteen years later, the company has successfully launched more than 60,000 products for protein research. These reagents include highly validated antibodies, antigens, and protein quantification standards for mass spectrometry, constituting a unique portfolio of high-end proteomics tools, relevant for basic and clinical research in important areas such as cancer research and neuroscience.

The company offers four product lines: Triple A Polyclonals™, PrecisA Monoclonals™, PrEST Antigens and QPrEST™ protein standards.

Atlas Antibodies has experienced significant growth over the years and currently consists of approximately 70 employees. Products are marketed and sold globally, primarily through international and national distributors. The company has the ambition to expand significantly through organic and acquisitive growth.

For more information, visit http://www.atlasantibodies.com

 

Research Scientist Protein Validation, Atlas Antibodies

The Research Scientist Protein Validation role
This research scientist position is lab-based applying scientific skills primarily for protein analysis in both histology and pathology. This role connects to our strategic activity of enabling a subset of our antibodies for diagnostic use.

The profile
The ideal candidate will have Life Science industry experience and a solid background in IHC, covering several types of protein targets, tissues, organs and species. An alternative profile for the role is a Research Scientist talent with the ability and motivation to attain and deliver top quality results in line with the required competency profile.

Additionally, you will have a sound knowledge of antibody validation and multiplex methods for IHC. 
The person will also contribute to the development of the IHC application with focus on pathology with ideas and strategic thinking. The candidate will work independently both at the lab and when planning and summarizing experiments. 

Required
- PhD in Biology, Cell biology or a related discipline
- Research Scientist talent with the ability and motivation to attain and deliver top quality results in line with the required competency profile
- Solid laboratory experience analyzing protein expression in tissues and cells
- Solid laboratory experience in assay development
- Proven experience of independently design, execute, present, and interpret exploratory projects
- Thorough, research driven, adaptive, communicative, attentive for opportunities

Advantageous abilities
- Life Science industry experience is an advantage
- Ability to apply your experience of protein analysis on histological samples
- Experience of immunohistochemistry and multiplexing technologies
- Experience from product developmental activities
- Experience of giving scientific recommendation in expert area e.g. customer support
- Proven experience of involvement in strategic planning and set up of new technologies
- Experience of bioinformatic analysis
- Experience of antibody validation within a pharmaceutical organization
- Working under regulatory guidelines


Opportunities with the role
- Work in a validation team of 3 people focused on IHC and histology
- Build and work in a solution-focused and methodical structure for antibody development, validation and optimization
- Influence protein target selection, indication areas and interact with external partners
- Collaboration with R&D colleagues as well as colleagues in Marketing, Sales, Production and QC
- Exchange challenges and progress as a member of Protein Technologies (10 people) and R&D (in total 21 people)
- Develop in and contribute with your own experience to a company in growth.

Working at Atlas Antibodies
The values that guide our business are Respect Always, Customer Success, Innovation Forward, Professional Engagement and Inspiration Motivates. As our company continues to evolve and grow, these five values remain constant. You’ll work alongside colleagues who are dedicated to collaborating effectively, dare to challenge each other and develop together. Every employee can make an impact and we are committed to ensuring that the work environment is pleasant, sustainable and safe.

Employment with us includes
Beneficial pension policy, generous wellness allowance and weekly wellness hour. Insurance including sickness insurance in case of loss of income, counseling and call support, rehabilitation, life and accident insurance. The office is in Ulvsunda industrial area in Bromma, Stockholm, with good communications through public transportation (SL), e.g. proximity to Solna Strand, Huvudsta, Alvik and Johannesfred.

Contact
For inquiries, information and application please contact Magnus Klingberg, Sr Recruitment Consultant at PeakSearch
Tel: +46(0)70-678 09 92, +46(0)8-545 00 100
E-mail: magnus.klingberg@peaksearch.se
Webb: http://www.peaksearch.se