ABOUT INTEGRAL MOLECULAR

Integral Molecular is a research-driven biotechnology company creating innovative technologies and therapeutic antibodies for under-exploited membrane protein targets, including GPCRs, ion channels, transporters, and viral envelopes.

20+ years experience optimizing membrane proteins

Work with Top 20 pharmaceutical companies

400+ customers and partners

Are you passionate about science and interested in joining a world-class research team?

Do you want to be a part of a close-knit, small company that takes an active interest in your learning and development?

We are looking for smart, curious, and passionate individuals to join our team and contribute to our shared success.

What you can expect:

  • Serious work in a casual atmosphere
  • Collaborative, dynamic learning environment
  • New ideas and constant innovation
  • Leadership opportunities to enable your career
  • Scientifically and culturally diverse teams

How To Apply To Integral Molecular

Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@integralmolecular.com with the Job ID# in the subject heading. Integral Molecular is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Career Openings

Research

Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products and reaching new markets. To support our growth, we seek a Research Associate I, who will work with a dedicated group of scientists on the development and commercialization of biomedical technologies.

Opportunities:

  • Develop high throughput protein and antibody characterization skills
  • Develop molecular design and engineering skills along with high-throughput molecular cloning skills
  • Scientific development leading to professional advancement or Graduate School
Responsibilities:

  • Conduct laboratory research and support general R&D efforts for customer-based biomedical research
  • Projects may involve cell culture, virology, DNA preparation, and liquid-handling automation
  • Perform molecular biology (PCR, E.coli transformation, Sanger sequencing and analysis, primer and plasmid design) or cell-based assays (Western blot, ELISA, immunofluorescence, flow cytometry)
Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in biology, bioengineering, or a related field is required
  • 1–2 years of laboratory and cell-culture experience is desired
  • Demonstrated ability to follow protocols and learn quickly
  • Candidates must be attentive to detail
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment with a collaborative and proactive attitude
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Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products and reaching new markets. To support our growth, we seek a Research Associate I, who will work with a dedicated group of scientists on the development and commercialization of biomedical technologies.

Opportunities:

  • Develop research skills within a biotech company environment
  • Scientific development leading to professional advancement or Graduate School
  • Develop expertise for creating high through-put scientific experiments

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct aseptic growth and transfection of mammalian cells to manufacture reporter particles using established SOPs
  • Perform quality control assays to evaluate batches of reporter particles
  • Support operational functions of the laboratory to include reagent preparation, stocking of materials and cleaning activities
  • Accurately complete all records documentation for experiments
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects under aggressive timelines
  • Assist in new product development for reporter particles

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in biology, bioengineering, or a related field is required
  • 1–2 years of laboratory and cell-culture experience is desired
  • Demonstrated ability to follow protocols and learn quickly
  • Candidates must be attentive to detail
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment with a collaborative and proactive attitude

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We seek a highly innovative PhD level scientist with a background in biology, immunology, or related disciplines to help develop and lead projects utilizing our antibody screening and deconvolution platform (Membrane Proteome Array).

Opportunities:

  • Drive the development and implementation of new technology platforms to support the development of therapeutic antibodies and vaccines.
  • Discover novel receptors and drug targets for diseases including cancer, aging, and auto-immunity.
  • Identify novel targets to be used for adjuvant development.
  • Use your expertise to assess the specificity and selectivity of biotherapeutics going into preclinical trials.
  • Become a scientific leader within a rapidly growing team
Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute assays aimed at understanding signal transduction and receptor expression using flow cytometry and other fluorescence-based cellular assays.
  • Design, implement and validate high throughput cellular assays using immortalized cell lines and primary human cell culture.
  • Learn and teach new technologies to ensure the company continually innovates.
  • Simultaneously lead multiple lines of research for internal and external clients.
  • Lead and mentor junior scientists in the lab
Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have a PhD in cell or molecular biology, immunology or a related discipline.
  • Extensive experience working with both primary and immortalized human cell lines, DNA transfection, and fluorescence-based assays (e.g flow cytometry).
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, implement and analyze cell-based assays
  • Experience with immunological cellular assays is a plus
  • Qualified candidate will have an innovative mindset, be a collaborative team player, effective critical thinker, clear communicator, and possess excellent troubleshooting skills.
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We seek an entry level Research Technician to perform vital laboratory tasks to support the continued success of our research teams. The candidate will be part of a lab management team that works in a unified and collaborative manner to ensure the efficient operation of the laboratory.
 

 

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate multiple tasks with team members to provide needed supplies
  • Prepare reagents including buffers, chemicals solutions, complex reaction mixtures and media according to established methods and standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Maintain glassware by picking-up, cleaning, washing, autoclaving, and distributing
  • Perform tasks using aseptic techniques, including working within a biological safety cabinet
  • Participate in the general maintenance of all equipment related to the preparation of assay materials and assist in the monitoring and reporting of equipment conditions
  • Assist with inventory management of supplies and solvents by placing orders and verifying receipt of items
  • Enhance laboratory organization by taking ownership of new requests
Qualifications:
  • 6 months – 2 years hands-on laboratory experience
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, medical technology or related field
  • Highly motivated individual capable of working independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks
Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products and reaching new markets. To support our growth, we seek a Research Technician within the Molecular Biology team, who will work with a dedicated group of scientists on the development and commercialization of biomedical technologies.
Opportunities:
  • Opportunity to develop laboratory molecular biology skills
  • Opportunity for scientific development leading to professional advancement
Responsibilities:
  • DNA isolation and associated quality control assays at various scales
  • Prepare reagents including buffers, chemicals solutions, complex reaction mixtures and media according to established methods and standard operating procedures (SOP).
  • Perform tasks using aseptic techniques including working within a biological safety cabinet
  • Coordinate multiple tasks with team members to provide needed information and materials
  • Assist with inventory management of supplies and solvents by placing orders and verifying receipt.
Required Qualifications:
  • 6 months – 2 years hands-on laboratory experience
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, medical technology or related field
  • Demonstrated ability to follow protocols and learn quickly
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment with a collaborative and proactive attitude
Other Qualifications (desired but not necessary):
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques such as (PCR, E. coli transformation, Sanger sequencing and analysis)
  • Experience performing quality control assays

Do you have a MSc or PhD in life sciences and enjoy conveying your scientific enthusiasm in writing? Join the impactful Marketing team at Integral Molecular!

We seek a driven, creative writer eager to apply their scientific knowledge and skills to communicate with a variety of audiences (customers, professionals, and other scientists). You will be part of a team that works collaboratively to tell the story of our technologies’ impact on therapeutic discoveries and human health.

Opportunities:
  • Work within the Marketing team while actively collaborating with product managers, laboratory-based scientists, and the Communications team to develop and craft outward-facing company communications  
  • Use your science training to contribute to the company’s knowledge base, scientific direction, and product development
Responsibilities:
  • Design, write, and edit external-facing marketing collateral (website content, social media posts, brochures, flyers, video scripts, and other promotional materials) that will be used to communicate with customers and other professionals across multiple platforms
  • Write and edit scientific communications (conference presentations/abstracts, application notes, case studies) that will enhance our position as thought leaders in antibody development and vaccine discovery
  • Partner with product manager, sales, and commercialization teams to develop appropriate content for all technologies
  • Develop a deep understanding of key messages that resonate with our customers through research and performance monitoring
  • Perform quality reviews to ensure all content is accurate and scientifically sound
  • Collaborate with product and commercialization managers to achieve weekly, monthly, and yearly goals for delivery of marketing collateral
Qualifications:
  • MSc in the life sciences (biology, biochemistry, pharmacology or equivalent) with at least 2 years of scientific writing experience or PhD in the life sciences with evidence of excellent writing skills
  • Aptitude for creating visual materials (graphs, figures, infographics) that synthesize scientific concepts and convey them in a way that is visually engaging and easy to understand
  • Strong experience with copy-editing for style, clarity, spelling, and grammar is a plus
  • Experience leading and managing projects is desired
  • A writing assessment will be required and writing samples may be requested
Do you hold a BSc or MSc in the life sciences? Do you want to explore new challenges and opportunities outside of bench work? Are you a team player who likes to meet new people, build professional relationships, and contribute to the success of a growing life sciences technology-based company?

We are seeking a scientist eager to apply their scientific knowledge and skills towards finding the best candidates to join our company. You will research talent and assist in the hiring process for scientific and administrative personnel. This position offers flexible remote and onsite work. The ideal candidate would be able to commit to this role for at least two years from the date of hire.

Integral Molecular is a Philadelphia biotech company specializing in the discovery and characterization of therapeutic antibodies using cutting-edge technology platforms. We are a close-knit company composed of smart, curious scientists that takes an active interest in promoting the learning and development of our team. Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products and reaching new markets.

Opportunities:
  • Work with a growing biotechnology company doing cutting-edge research.
  • Gain experience developing strategies to source top talent in the biotech field
  • Work in a friendly, supportive research environment in University City.
Responsibilities:
  • Own the process for engaging, evaluating and hiring top candidates to join our company
  • Work with team leaders to develop job descriptions, identify candidates, and manage the candidate experience
  • Develop and manage the inbound applicant pipeline and identify passive job seekers using a full range of sourcing/attraction tactics and resources
  • Provide a pleasant experience for every candidate from resume intake to offer while evaluating skill level
  • Drive the phone screen, in-person/virtual interview, reference check calls, and offer process
Required Qualifications:
  • BS/MS in a biological science and at least 3 years in-lab work experience in cell and molecular biology
  • Deep scientific understanding of cell-based assays and molecular biology is required
  • Experience with tissue culture, western blot, and DNA subcloning is required
  • The successful candidate will have experience interviewing candidates, a warm personality, and be an excellent judge of character
  • Ability to adapt to dynamic and evolving priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain creative organizational systems for candidate tracking and analytics

Administrative and Operations

Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products, expanding our team, and reaching new markets. We have doubled in size in four years (about 50 to 100 employees) and our finance and admin teams are building strong foundations to keep pace with that growth. We seek an enthusiastic, confident professional to lead these teams and be responsible for the day-to-day management of their activities.

The VP of Finance and Administration will be a member of Integral Molecular’s executive leadership team, reports directly to the CEO and will support the management of the company and individual business units. This position will manage 3-4 direct reports including the Director Human Resources and the Finance Manager. Responsibilities will be both hands-on and managerial. Integral Molecular supports employee work/life balance with flexible work hours and telecommuting options.

Opportunities:

  • Create a new role within the company that oversees multiple business units
  • Contribute to shaping our culture of belonging, where everyone is welcome
  • Work in a high growth company posed

Responsibilities:
What you get to do every day

  • Motivate and direct highly skilled and dedicated finance and administration teams
  • Represent the company internally and externally with a high degree of integrity and respect
  • Serve as a visible, collegial, and responsive leader

Finance and Accounting

  • Provide recommendations and suggest proactive strategies to keep Integral Molecular on track for achieving strategic goals
  • Serve as internal consultant to CEO, VP of Sales & Customer Relations, leadership team, shareholders, and other key stakeholders on all financial matters
  • Plan, coordinate, and execute the annual budget process in collaboration with the CEO and VP of Sales
  • Forecast, in close collaboration with sales and marketing teams, monthly, quarterly and annual sales results
  • Implement improvements and efficiencies in the payroll management system
  • Manage the audit process by overseeing the preparation of all financial statements necessary for an external review; establish appropriate communications and a strong working relationship with external auditors.
  • Ensure compliance with all financial aspects of grants, contracts and agreements
  • Hands on execution of monthly payroll processes and annual 1099s
  • Oversight and execution on AP/AR management functions to include review and approval of invoices prior to payment

Administration and Human Resources

  • Oversee, direct, and organize the work of the Administrative, Legal, Human Resources, IT, lab management and facilities teams
  • Plan and execute quarterly and annual performance review/compensation process
  • Provide guidance and advice to managers in salary review and promotion
  • Oversee facilities operations, including project management of construction projects and lease negotiations
  • Oversee disciplinary actions including conflict resolutions and terminations

Business Management

  • Analyze overall business and product line profitability including payroll and labor costs
  • Compare sales and profit projections to actual figures and budgeted expenses to actual expenses
  • Make or oversee any necessary adjustments to future projections and budgets
  • Support business units, sales, and marketing in the creation of strategic budgets that allow for flexible forecasting of spending and revenue
  • Work closely with executive team to create and deploy a corporate restructuring model that facilitates efficient and effective business operations

Qualifications:

  • Proven executive leadership experience in finance and/operations
  • Expert understanding and hands on experience of finance, accounting, budgeting, and business forecasting
  • Establish effective working relationships with dominant, talented leadership
  • Aggressively detail-oriented with expert analytical thinking skills
  • Team builder, culture carrier with ability to deliver consensus across multiple levels of an organization
  • Mastery of Quickbooks, Excel and MS Office
  • BA/BS or MS business, accounting, finance; MBA or CPA preferred
  • 5+ years working with budgets of $5M+

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Our company is in an exciting growth phase where we are launching new products, expanding our team, and reaching new markets. To support our growth, we seek a Finance Manager whose responsibilities will involve launching new products, running businesses, day-to-day finance and Controller-level activities. Projects will be both hands-on and supervisory.

Responsibilities:

Business Management

  • Support R&D, Marketing, and Sales units with budgeting and forecasting
  • Global business and product line responsibilities, including P&L
  • Help launch new products and manage Product Portfolios
  • Perform financial and market analyses, including helping develop business plans

Financial and Accounting

  • A/P and A/R oversight
  • Cash flow management
  • Banking activities
  • Financial reconciliations
  • Budgeting and financial planning
  • Coordination with external accountants and auditors
  • Coordination with tax authorities

Sales and Business Development

  • Oversee Sales processes
  • Revenue forecasting with Sales
  • Calculate Sales product expenses and profit margins
  • Oversee legal documentation
  • Coordinate diligence for partners

NIH Grants and Contracts

    • Grants/contracts financial management and reporting
    • Indirect cost proposals
    • Non-profit funding compliance

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in business, finance, or accounting (e.g. BS, CPA, MBA), and 5+ years of previous work experience.
  • Qualified candidates should have a demonstrated history of accounting, controller-level activities, entrepreneurial activities, and an interest in learning and growing in an entrepreneurial culture.
  • Mastery of Quickbooks, Excel, and MS Office are required, and experience with non-profit NIH grants/contracts management is helpful.
  • Demonstrated experience negotiating pricing agreements (contracts), obtaining competitive bids, flexing large volume discounts, and/or structuring long term cost savings plans.
  • The candidate must be attentive to detail, capable of effective communication, and able to positively interact with other team members on all levels.
  • An understanding of scientific research is useful but is not required.

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Internships

Integral Molecular offers part-time and temporary positions to scientists looking to transition from the bench to business. Our commercial internships are open to scientists with an interest and initial experience in learning the commercial side of science. You will work with our marketing, sales, business development, and product management teams. Projects can include market research, researching new product potential, and strategic planning. Commercial internship positions are flexible in nature, both in time and location. The positions are generally not paid but have the potential to turn into consulting or full-time positions at Integral Molecular.
 
Opportunities:

Benefits:

  • Learn about biotechnology and opportunities in science outside of research
  • Work with collegial, innovative, and intellectually stimulating team members in the development of new commercial products
Qualifications:

Scientists with a demonstrated interest in business, strategy, and commercialization are encouraged to apply

  • Graduate students and post-docs are welcome (advisor approval may be required)
  • A degree or enrollment in a biological degree program at the MS/PhD level is required
  • Internships require a minimum of 5-10 hours/week of effort
  • Internship projects typically encompass 2-3 months of work
  • Successful candidates will be entrepreneurial and self-starting
  • Excellent organization and communication skills are required
  • Demonstrated interest or experience in business is desired, but prior business experience is not required
Rachel Fong, Project Leader
“Friendly culture and sense of community”

Working at Integral Molecular has provided me valuable learning and leadership opportunities in an innovative, supportive, and fun environment. I have been able to grow from an entry-level position to a management position while still being challenged with new and interesting projects. My colleagues make it easy to show up at work with a smile every day!
– Rachel Fong, Project Leader

Ready to Apply? We'd Love to Hear From You!

Please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@integralmolecular.com with the Job ID# in the subject heading. Integral Molecular is an Equal Opportunity Employer.