Analytical Chemist

San Carlos, CA

This is a great opportunity for a skilled scientist to play a pivotal role in building the analytical chemistry team at Nautilus. For the right candidate, this is an opportunity to develop people and technical skills and contribute in critical ways to the development of groundbreaking technology.

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities:
  • The successful candidate will serve as the foundation of the “center of excellence” for Nautilus’ in house analytical needs.
  • Provide analytical support as required by colleagues within the Nautilus organization.
  • Develop new analytical methods as needed.
Qualifications and Education Requirements:

BS or MS in analytical chemistry with 4+ years of relevant industrial experience or PhD with 2+ years experience (other disciplines will be considered if the candidate has the appropriate background and experience).

Preferred Skills:
  • Demonstrated expertise in analytical and preparative HPLC of small molecules is required.
  • Experience with chromatographic separation of large biological molecules including DNA and Proteins.
  • HPLC method development experience including method verification and validation. We need a scientist who can develop new HPLC methods, not just run existing ones.
  • Experience with other analytical techniques including gel electrophoresis, UV/vis and fluorescent spectroscopy, and mass spectrometry is highly desirable.
  • Experience in protein and/or DNA structure analysis is a plus.

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  • 401(k)
  • New Parent Leave
  • Commuter Benefits
  • 100% premiums covered for medical, dental and vision
  • Responsible PTO
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Team Events

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