Current Openings

From time to time, AvantGen has openings in the following areas:
  • Protein and/or antibody engineering

  • Protein/antibody expression, purification and characterization

  • Assay development

  • Therapeutic antibody development

Candidates with broad knowledge and strong skills in molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, antibody discovery, or biologic drug development are encouraged to send resumes to us:
Mail:AvantGen, Inc.
Human Resources
10151 Pacific Mesa Blvd. Ste. 103
San Diego, CA 92121

AvantGen has a immediate opening for a talented, highly motivated, organized, and experienced Senior Research Associate to work with our antibody discovery team.


The candidate should have a minimum of a B.S. degree in biochemistry, cell biology or closely related field and a minimum of 3 years industrial experience in immunoassay development such as ELISA and kinetic assays. Experience in standard protein biochemistry techniques, such as gel electrophoresis, western blotting, immunoprecipitation, protein expression also required. Proficiency in protein conjugation and purification techniques including affinity, ion-exchange, and size exclusion chromatography a plus, as well as familiarity with analytical tools such as HPLC and FPLC. For consideration, please submit your resume/CV via email to

Responding to your resume

AvantGen will review your experience and background. If we determine that there is a good match between our needs and your qualifications, we will contact you directly to conduct a preliminary phone interview or to set up an interview at AvantGen. No phone calls, please.