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.

15+ years experience optimizing membrane proteins

Work with Top 10 pharmaceutical companies

300+ 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

Integral is seeking a highly motivated Scientist to support the execution of new product development initiatives designed to create a robust pipeline of technology innovations on the Shotgun Epitope Mapping (SM) team. The Scientist (Development and Innovation) will lead the discovery, ideation and exploration of programs related to antibody epitope mapping by collaborating cross-functionally and with external partners and customers. In this position, you will gather insights (based off industry trends, customer challenges), determine critical focus areas, and develop new ideas to create innovations that lead to customer value. These new ideas and concepts will align to business goals and strategy.

Opportunities

  • Identify and drive the design and implementation of improvements to the high-throughput epitope mapping process to support biotech/pharmaceutical immunotherapy research and meet customer needs
  • Develop skillset in business development by helping to establish pricing strategies, timeline to launch for product lines and management of the SM product life cycle
  • Work with collegial, innovative, and intellectually stimulating team members that continue to publish high quality manuscripts.

Responsibilities

  • Hands on technical lead for process improvement for Shotgun Mutagenesis epitope mapping to include identification of ways to improve capacity in the system, optimize process performance and increase efficiency and productivity
  • Develop thorough understanding of the SM process in collaboration with Project Leader and Research Associates
  • Investigate and implement technology (instrumentation, software) solutions to innovate within the SM process
  • Develop as the subject matter expert within the team to troubleshoot molecular biology and epitope mapping problems
  • Act as the “voice of the customer” through collaboration with sales team and provide product feedback that drives development of novel services
  • Train Research Associates and new members of the team
  • Represent the team at internal, external and customer meetings

Qualifications

  • Candidates should have a PhD in the cell and molecular biology fields or a related discipline
  • Extensive experience working with bacterial and mammalian cells, DNA transformation/transfection, and fluorescence-based assays (especially flow cytometry)
  • Interest and or familiarity with leading high-throughput assay development 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.

Desired but not required

  • Experience with automated liquid handling systems
  • Experience or interest in NGS sequence
  • Understanding of protein/antibody biochemistry

If you are interested, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@integralmolecular.com with Job ID# 10142021 in the subject heading.

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.

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 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

Please submit a resume (cover letter optional) by email to careers@integralmolecular.com with Job ID# 090306 in the subject heading.

We seek an entry level Laboratory 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.
  • 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.

Business Development and Marketing

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 Business Development Associate to help launch new partnerships, businesses, and growth strategies. Successful candidates will also be involved with our marketing and sales teams to assist with strategic growth plans.

Opportunities

  • Work with scientific and commercial teams that will help you grow in new career directions
  • Drive the conception and implementation of new partnering strategies
  • Interact with strategic shareholders, clients and C-suite executives at conferences, webinars, and on conference calls to support partnership opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare for major partnership conferences (BIO, JPM)
  • Organize meetings and participate in discussions with partners
  • Work through partnering and licensing agreements to close
  • Coordinate with sales teams to identify opportunities
  • Strategize relationships and plan pricing agreements
  • Analyze commercial markets and competitive landscape to identify growth opportunities

Qualifications

  • Experience and familiarity with life sciences research and customers is vital in this position
  • PhD with 0-2 years of postdoc experience
  • 0-2 years experience in tech transfer, entrepreneurship, or product commercialization
  • Strategic thinker and planner with a demonstrated interest in business development, marketing, and sales
  • An interest in driving new relationships through networking and communication
  • Experience in technology transfer, negotiating, preparing legal agreements, or financial analysis of markets is desired
  • Candidates with a background in the life sciences and an interest in business strategy or commercial product management are encouraged to apply.

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter specifying salary requirements to careers@integralmolecular.com with Job ID #05242021 in the subject heading. 

Integral Molecular is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Administrative and Operations

We are seeking an IT Support Specialist to join our team. You will provide professional support for IT operations across the company, including network infrastructure, cloud infrastructure, IT-dependent lab equipment, printing services, workstation deployment, disaster recovery systems, and up to level 3 technical support for end users. This is a full-time position (40 hours/week) based at Integral’s offices located in University City, Philadelphia. Integral provides for a flexible work schedule including remote options during the ongoing pandemic. However, on-site work is required for this position both during the pandemic and when normal operations resume. The Integral space has been extensively reconfigured to maximize the health and safety of those working onsite. Weekend and evening work should be minimal but may be required from time to time.   

Opportunities: 

  • Contribute your skills to a growing biotechnology company doing innovative research.  
  • Gain experience with a hybrid cloud and on-premise environment, that features both hardware and software.  
  • Participate in IT strategic planning, helping identify and introduce new technologies  
  • Assist with establishing strong internal data management practices  
  • Work in a friendly, supportive research environment in University City.  

Responsibilities 

  • Provide up to level 3 helpdesk support for all users, which includes troubleshooting efforts for issues involving workstations, office devices, email, cloud resources printing services, user accounts and network connectivity.   
  • Troubleshoot IT related issues with lab equipment and related systems  
  • Deploy new Windows 10 workstations and reimage/repurpose existing workstations.  
  • Maintain and deploy standard office devices such as printers, scanners, and VoIP phones.  
  • Coordinate hardware repair and/or replacement with outside vendors.  
  • Manage Windows domain environment including Windows Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and File services.  
  • Support Microsoft 365 environment including Active Directory syncing, user mailboxes, 365 and Teams groups and SharePoint sites.  
  • Maintain disaster recovery systems and verify backup infrastructure is working properly  
  • Maintain firewall, endpoint and physical security technologies.   
  • Provide user education and train on effective use of technology  
  • Communicate effectively with a diverse end user population.  

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field with at least 1 year of IT support experience 
  • Experience in a Windows 7/10 Operating System environment.  
  • Proven ability to support Microsoft 365 services (Exchange Online, SharePoint, Active Sync, Azure Active Directory)  
  • Familiarity with network troubleshooting in an Active Directory environment  
  • Experience supporting network hardware (switches, routers, firewalls, patch panel and cabling, etc.)   
  • Experience with PowerShell and PowerShell/Python scripting  
  • Experience with VMware virtualization technologies   
  • Knowledge of Azure and AWS services including IAM and virtual machines  

Preferred, But Not Required 

  • 1-2 years of Help Desk experience (Tier 3) providing support both remotely and in-person/on-site.  
  • Knowledge of Linux based operating systems.   
  • Python, Java, C++, C# or other programming language knowledge and experience  
  • Database and SQL knowledge  
  • Previous work experience in a scientific laboratory environment (not necessarily in IT support).  
  • An interest in bioinformatics and analysis of large datasets  

A resume and cover letter should be sent to careers@integralmolecular.com with Job ID #12162020 in the subject heading. 

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
  • 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 application stage to offer while evaluating skill level
  • Driving the interview and offer process including reference checks
Qualifications:
  • BS/MS in a biological science and at least 3 years’ experience in cell and molecular biology.
  • Experience with tissue culture, western blot, DNA subcloning and flow cytometry is required
  • The successful candidate will have experience interviewing candidates, a warm personality, be an excellent judge of character and have excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to adapt to dynamic and evolving priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

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

We offer part-time and temporary positions to law students looking to gain practical experience in a biotechnology company.  Our legal internships are open to students with an interest in learning the legal side of science. You will work with our legal, 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.

Opportunities

  • Gain real-world legal experience in an actively growing biotechnology company.
  • Develop legal documents which enable customer and partnership relationships to develop into active scientific projects, research discoveries, and therapeutic products. 

Responsibilities

  • Review biotechnology contracts and agreements, including CDAs, MTAs, MSAs, and license agreements
  • Communicate internally with legal experts and business decision-makers

Qualifications

  • Internships require a minimum of 15-20 hours/week of effort
  • Successful candidates will be entrepreneurial and self-starting
  • Excellent organization and communication skills are required
  • Prior experience in a law firm, biotechnology company, or business is desired

If you are interested, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@integralmolecular.com with Job ID# 10162021 in the subject heading.

 

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.