Thank you for your interest in careers at Base Pair. Base Pair offers exciting and Base Pair Biotechnologies scientists in the labchallenging work in the growing aptamer field. In addition to custom aptamer selection and aptamer-based applications development, we are constantly evaluating new techniques and technologies. We are a small company that encourages hard work, mutual respect, and innovative science.  At present, we have two openings at Base Pair.

Scientist

Base Pair is currently seeking a Scientist with experience in molecular biology/biotechnology to join the scientific team at our facility in Pearland, Texas.

Required Education and Experience:

A B.S. in a life science field plus more than six years of post-graduation biology wet lab experience in a biotechnology, life science tools or pharmaceutical company performing research and development or

A M.S. degree in a life science field plus more than four years of post-graduation biology wet lab experience in a biotechnology, life science tools or pharmaceutical company performing research and development or

A Ph.D.  degree in a life science field, plus either (i) at least one years’ experience successfully performing product development or custom services to meet assigned goals and objectives at a life sciences company, or ii) at least one year of postdoctoral research in a molecular biology or biochemistry laboratory successfully developing and performing standard molecular biology and/or biochemistry techniques

Authorization to work in the United States is required.

Desired Expertise:

  • Demonstrated expertise in molecular biology and biochemistry is required.
  • Expertise in performing PCR is essential.
  • Expertise in immunoassay development and / or next-generation sequencing is preferred.
  • Excellent bench lab skills are essential, including accurate, reproducible experimental work.
  • Excellent English language written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills and time-management skills are essential.

Primary Responsibilities:

Under the management of a Team Leader, (i) perform research and product development projects for the Company; and (ii) perform aptamer development and other grant, contract and customer funded development and testing projects of the Company

Utilize technical expertise to contribute to development project design upon request, including clear, well thought out communication with customers where and when applicable. Contribute to grant applications, scientific publications, and customer proposals as needed.

Perform all assigned work within established and agreed timelines and budgets, promptly and proactively informing management of any anticipated delays, variances or problems.

As assigned, investigate technical issues by analyzing problems, developing solutions, preparing reports, and making recommendations to management.

Maintain accurate activity records in accordance with guidance from senior management, leveraging existing company software and databases.  Provide regular activity and results reports in accordance with direction from senior management, including activities and results from the previous period and plans for the coming period and communicate project progress with customers, as required.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a resume using the link below or directly to greatjobs@basepairbio.com

Director of Business Development

We are also seeking a Senior Manager or Director of Business Development. The ideal candidate will have experience in life science and will be located in the California bay area or greater Houston, Texas. This position reports directly to the CEO.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a resume using the link below or directly to greatjobs@basepairbio.com