PhD Scientist | Immunology / Cell Biology Job @ Syngene, Bangalore: Syngene is seeking a Ph.D. scientist trained in Immunology and/or cell biology, with preferable experience in cell-based assay and antibody discovery.

The candidate needs to be well trained in cell culture (primary and cell lines) and cell-based assay design like proliferation, death, ADCC, CDC, FcR binding, receptor occupancy and in different immunological techniques like FACS, ELISA, and also have some basic experience in protein purification and molecular biology. Some experience in hybridoma generation and animal handling will be preferred.

PhD Scientist | Immunology / Cell Biology Job @ Syngene, Bangalore

The position demands the candidate to work in a team and also function across multiple disciplines as per the project request. Someone pro-active in learning and fast at adapting to new techniques would be the desired candidate.


Cell-based assay, Cell biology, Hybridoma


  • Design, develop and execute cell-based assays like ADCC, CDC, FcR binding, receptor occupancy, proliferation, cell-cell assays etc
  • Perform immunological assays like ELISA, western blot.
  • Innovative and ready to learn new techniques
  • Generate monoclonal antibodies using a variety of platforms
  • Handle animals (mice, rats) for immunization, blood and organ collection (spleen, bone marrow, lymph nodes).
  • Employ molecular biology to decipher V-gene sequences from hybridoma and single cells
  • Perform small scale antibody purification and characterization.
  • Ability to adapt to client needs – ready to learn new techniques and develop assays.
  • Efficient record keeping and data management.
  • Have excellent presentation and written skills – communicate effectively to clients and team members and write reports
  • Work as part of a highly collaborative interdisciplinary team in an integrated research laboratory

PhD Scientist | Immunology / Cell Biology Job @ Syngene, Bangalore


Ph.D. in Immunology, Cell Biology


0-3 years after Ph.D.


  • Must have extensive expertise in cell assay design and development
  • Experience with primary cells and cell lines
  • Expertise in flow-cytometry and sorting
  • Experience in immunological techniques – ELISA, immunoprecipitation, western blots
  • Experience in animal handling and antibody development
  • Some experience in protein expression and purification techniques and in molecular biology

PhD Scientist | Immunology / Cell Biology Job @ Syngene, Bangalore



  • Able to manage a team of 2-3 junior scientists
  • Very good communication and presentation skills
  • Build good relationships with peers and cross-functionally with members outside of team to enable higher performance.
  • Good written skills
  • Maintain data integrity and exhibit good data management skills.

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