Career Opportunities
Research Scientists in Immunology and Hematology

Applied Biological Materials Inc. ( abm ) is a fast-growing biotech company(www.abmgood.com) based in Vancouver. abm has maintained exponential and sustainable growth year after year, with an average annual growth rate of 30% since the incorporation. Currently, we have 70+ full time employees in Vancouver and another 100+ employees for our China branch. We are also planning to launch a new US site by the end of 2017. abm is solely founded by Dr. Peter Li (an alumini of Medical Biophysics in 1999) who is also the principal investor of GenomeMe Canada (www.genomeme.ca).

Recognized as the 25th Fastest-Growing Company in B.C. in 2015, abm is rapidly expanding and the position for reliable, motivated and detail-oriented individuals as the research scientist is open for immediate applications in the area of immunology and immunogenetics. The successful candidate(s) will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists.

Research scientists: shortlisted candidates will have the following experience:
• Msc or Ph.D degree
• Strong background in monoclonal antibody (mouse or rabbit)
• Industrial experience in human monoclonal antibody humanization
• Industrial experience in monoclonal antibody expression in CHO (cell line engineering, 3-7g/liter)
• Industrial experience in hematology
How To Apply:

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a research oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience, with significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter with the subject “immunology” to recruitment@abmgood.com. abm would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

 
Group Leader in Immunology and Hematology

Applied Biological Materials Inc. ( abm ) is a fast-growing biotech company (www.abmgood.com) based in Vancouver. abm has maintained exponential and sustainable growth year-over-year, with an average annual growth rate of 30% since the incorporation. Currently, we have 70+ full time employees in Vancouver and another 100+ employees for our China branch. We are also planning to launch a new US site by the end of 2017. abm is solely founded by Dr. Peter Li (an alumini of Medical Biophysics in 1999) who is also the principal investor of GenomeMe Canada (www.genomeme.ca).

Recognized as the 25th Fastest-Growing Company in B.C. in 2015, abm is rapidly expanding and the position for reliable, motivated and detail-oriented individuals as the group leader is open for immediate applications in the area of immunology and immunogenetics. The successful candidate(s) will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists.

Immunology Group Leader
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Oversee immunology program in abm
Shortlisted candidates will have the following experience:
• Msc or Ph.D degree
• Strong background in monoclonal antibody (mouse or rabbit)
• Industrial experience in human monoclonal antibody humanization
• Industrial experience in monoclonal antibody expression in CHO (cell line engineering, 3-7g/liter)
How To Apply:
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a research oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience, with significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter with the subject “immunology” to recruitment@abmgood.com. abm would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Monoclonal Antibody Technician

Applied Biological Materials Inc. (www.abmgood.com abm ) is a fast-growing Vancouver-based biotech company developing innovative research and diagnostic reagents for the past 12 years. Recognized as the 25th Fastest-Growing Company in B.C. in 2015, abm is rapidly expanding and we are currently having an open position for monoclonal hybridoma technology technician. The successful candidate will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Establish cutting-edge monoclonal antibody fusion technology
• Training other technicians to help developing a team of scientists in monoclonal antibody
• Managerial responsibility: make sure that the team is efficient in production and R&D
Qualifications: shortlisted candidates will have the following experience:
• Bsc or Msc degree in biology or immunology.
• At least 3 years of industrial experience in monoclonal technology.
• Reliable fusion technics for monoclonal antibody generation.
How To Apply:

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a research oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience, with significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter with subject “monoclonal antibody” to recruitment@abmgood.com. abm would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Business Development Assistant Internship
Who we are:
Applied Biological Materials Inc., (abm) is a rapidly growing Vancouver-based R&D biotech company whose products and services are pushing the frontiers of Life Sciences research worldwide. We’re looking for talented individuals to join in our ambitious endeavors and bring our company to its next milestone of success! If you are a confident and articulate communicator with attention to detail, excellent writing and presentation skills, we’d love to have you on board.
What you’ll do:
• Work with our associates to identify new lead opportunities
• Initiate contact with possible business/developer/collaboration opportunities through emailing, site visits and other methods of communication
• Make outbound calls to prospective customers
• Assist our associates to complete the sales cycle including: setting up sales presentation appointments, developing customized proposals, and completing contracts
• Work with our associates to analyze market trend and support corporate efforts to expand product portfolio
• Assist with administrative projects including mailings, maintain and grow prospect lists
• Possibility to participate in local and international trade shows and conferences
• Gain invaluable insight into the industry and business operations
Who you are:
• Completion of Science program—bonus if you’ve taken business courses
• Confident and articulate communicator – You are expected to do presentations and conference calls
• Proactive and independent—you have unique ideas and you’re excited to put them into action
• Multi-tasker and collaborator—you can work on many things at once on your own and as a team
Technical skills you have:
• Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)
What we can give you:
• Opportunities to learn about the biotechnology industry and the mindsets of researchers, collaborators, customers, and more
• A supportive and entrepreneurial environment where your ideas matter and can make a big impact
*We welcome candidates with disabilities to apply for the position. We partner with BioTalent Canada and please see more information regarding to their program.
How To Apply:

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience and offer significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@abmgood.com.

Applied Biological Materials would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Business Development Associate Intern

GenomeMe™ Lab Inc. is a Vancouver-based company with the goal of enabling precision medicines through the development of precision diagnostic tools. GenomeMe™ is investing more and more resources into the expansion of various R&D programs, including the development of a comprehensive portfolio of molecular pathology antibodies and assays for early cancer detection and monitoring, designed to help healthcare professionals deliver precise medical care. We’re looking for talented individuals to join in our ambitious endeavors and bring our company to its next milestone of success! If you are a confident and articulate communicator with precise attention to detail, excellent writing and presentation skills, we’d love to have you on board.

What you’ll do:
• Work with our associates to identify new lead opportunities
• Initiate contact with possible business/developer/collaboration opportunities through emailing, site visits, and other methods of communication
• Make outbound phone calls to prospective customers
• Help our associates complete the sales cycle including: setting up sales presentation appointments, developing customized proposals, completing contracts, and providing marketing and sales support
• Work with our associates to analyze market trends and support corporate efforts to expand product portfolios
• Assist with laboratory work including quality control of manufactured antibodies
• Possibility to participate in local and international trade shows and conferences
• Gain invaluable insight into the industry and business operations
Who you are:
• Someone who has completed a Business program— it is a bonus if you’ve also taken science courses
• A confident and articulate communicator – you will be expected to do presentations and lead conference calls
• Someone who is outgoing and friendly, with good interpersonal skills – you will participate in networking events and in-person opportunities to generate leads face-to-face
• A multi-tasker and collaborator—you will need to work on many things at once on your own and as a team
• Someone who is proactive and independent—you will be expected to come up with unique ideas and to be excited to put them into action
Technical skills you have:
• Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)
• Experience in IHC techniques will be an asset.
What we can give you:
• Opportunities to learn about the biotechnology industry and the mindsets of researchers, collaborators, customers, and more.
• A supportive and entrepreneurial environment where your ideas matter and can make a big impact.
How To Apply:
Please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@abmgood.com with subject “BD Associate”. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Technical Consultant

Recognized as the 25th Fastest-Growing Companies in B.C. in 2015, Applied Biological Materials Inc. is a Vancouver-based biotech company that develops and markets research reagents to the life science community and the biotech industry. In light of the need to expand its existing R&D portfolio, abm is currently looking for a Technical Consultant to join our team. The successful candidate(s) will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists and colleagues.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
• Communicate effectively with individuals/teams within the company to ensure high quality and timely expedition of customer requests.
• Help customers understand the applications of our products.
• Assist customers with solving their technical issues and providing technical support.
• Participate in activities and contribute ideas designed to improve customer satisfaction.
• Design custom services or identify the products that meet the customers' needs through discussions with the customer.
• Collaborate with internal teams on complex problems.
• Design solutions to problems that may be non-standard/unstructured and may require conceptual/creative thinking.
• Technical sales & upselling related tasks.
Qualifications
• Candidate must possess at least a PhD Degree in Microbiology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or a relevant Life Science degree.
• Working genetic engineering experience in an industrial setting is highly valued.
• Customer support skills would be an asset.
• Very strong analytical approach to troubleshooting
• Excellent communication skills
• Positive attitude and motivation to learn and take responsibility
• Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
• Job Training in areas related to life science and strong computer skills are a significant plus.
How To Apply:
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience and offer significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@abmgood.com. Applied Biological Materials would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Bioinformatics Intern
Applied Biological Materials Inc. (abm) is an unique supplier of premium quality genetic and cellular materials, and an Illumina Certified Service Provider (CSPro) of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) for life science research and the biotechnology industry. Our highly regarded RNA-Seq, Whole Genome Sequencing, Metagenome sequencing, and many other custom NGS services are widely used by scientists around the world. Recognized as the 8th Largest Biotech Company in B.C. in 2016, abm is rapidly expanding and we are offering a Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Bioinformatics Intern position for a reliable, motivated and result-oriented individual. The successful candidatewill be part of the NGS team to provide our customers with a complete line of NGS and bioinformatics related services. The successful candidate will have plenty of opportunities for career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive cohort of scientists.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Perform data analysis from DNA and RNA sequencing on the Illumina sequencing platform using existing pipelines for RNA-seq, WGS, WES, metagenome, and other tools. Types of analysis can include but not limited to gene expression analysis, variation calling, de novo assembly, functional annotation, and OTU classification.
• Maintain and optimize existing analysis workflow and update with new tools if necessary.
• Develop and optimize new bioinformatics scripts, workflows and services in accordance to abm’s sequencing services and R&D efforts.
• Assist technical support and BD staff for NGS project consultation.
• Generate data analysis reports for clients.
• Maintain and organize all production and programming records/documents carefully and neatly in detail.
• Assist the senior scientists with on-going R&D projects and bioinformatics needs.
Qualifications: shortlisted candidates will have the following experience:
• A minimum of BSc in Computer Science/Biology/Bioinformatics or related discipline.
• Experience coding in Perl, Python, Shell, or other scripting language. Skills in other programming languages would be an asset.
• Working knowledge of basic bioinformatics tools such as Blast, short read aligners, and variation calling tools.
• Prior research experience or work experience with NGS applications would be an asset.
• Knowledge of NGS library preparation is not required, but would be an asset.
• Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to troubleshoot
• Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, team environment.
• Preference is given to Canadian citizens or permanent residences.
How To Apply:
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a research oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience, with significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@abmgood.com with subject “NGS Bioinformatics Intern”. abm would like to thank all interested applicants for their submission; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Account Representative
Recognized as the 25th Fastest-Growing Companies in B.C. in 2015, Applied Biological Materials Inc. is a Vancouver-based biotech company that develops and markets research reagents to the life science community and the biotech industry. In light of our focus to provide stellar support to our clients, abm is currently looking for an Account Representative to join our team. The successful candidate(s) will have plenty of opportunities for fast track career development while being part of a highly diverse, innovative and interactive biotech company.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Communicate effectively with individuals/teams within the company to ensure high quality and timely expedition of customer requests.
• Coordinate order placements and logistics on behalf of the customers.
• Help customers understand the applications of our products.
• Develop promotions to encourage more interaction and sales from the customers.
• Participate in activities and contribute ideas designed to improve customer satisfaction.
• Collaborate with internal teams on complex problems.
• Design solutions to problems that may be non-standard/unstructured and may require conceptual /creative thinking.
Qualifications:
• Highly fluent and professional English speaking and writing skills is mandatory
• Customer support experience is definitely an asset
• Strong analytical approach to troubleshooting
• Excellent communication skills, comfortable talking on phone and writing emails
• Job training in areas related to life science and strong computer skills are a significant plus.
How To Apply:
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a creative and dynamic environment. We offer remuneration based on experience and offer significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please forward your resume and cover letter to recruitment@abmgood.com. Applied Biological Materials would like to thank all interested applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.