Assistant Director/Associate Director/Director -Antibody Engineering

Job Description

  • Leading a group of scientist and be responsible for the humanization and optimization of antibody candidates generated by hybridoma- or phage display-technology.
  • Managing the group and taking responsibility for its projects by driving and coordinating his/her direct reports in achieving the specific objectives of the respective research projects.
  • Representing the Biologics department in specific antibody project teams.
  • Taking responsibility for defining project requirements, identifying potential issues, and providing solutions to resolve the issues.


  • The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. with 5+ years experience (or MS with 10+ years experience) in molecular biology, biochemistry, biotechnology or biological sciences
  • This individual will be a highly motivated scientist with a proven track record in antibody engineering, preferably with post-doctoral experience in an academic or industry setting (for Ph.D. level candidate).
  • A strong background in molecular biology, with extensive experience in antibody engineering, antibody expression and purification, and biochemical and biophysical methods for the analysis of antibodies is required.
  • Familiarity with antibody biology, phage display technology, and affinity maturation, and interpretation of computational modeling of antibody-antigen interactions would be useful. Further, experience in preclinical development of therapeutic antibodies is desirable but not required.
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written, in Chinese and English.
  • The incumbent will be required to focus on multiple issues at one time, and must have the ability to organize and direct diverse activities in a changing environment, often under time pressure.
  • With a mature, self-confident and well-balanced personality, it is essential that the candidate also possess a high standard of ethical and intellectual integrity. Location: ZJ Hi-tech Park,Shanghai, China

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1F & 3F, Block A
2829 JinKe Road
Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park
PuDong New Area
Shanghai China, 201203


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