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Career Opportunities at Affinergy

Affinergy develops transformative cell products, medical devices and diagnostics based upon our proprietary peptide linkers that selectively immobilize proteins, cells, and therapeutics onto biomaterial surfaces.

Affinergy employs a dedicated team of visionary scientists and proven entrepreneurs committed to growing the Company's product portfolio. We have a state of the art 12,000 sq. ft. facility located in Durham, NC adjacent to the Research Triangle Park. The position includes a competitive salary and healthcare benefits.

Scientist - Bioorganic and Peptide Chemist

We seek an energetic and self-motivated individual to join our team as a Scientist to develop innovative technology platforms and transform our discoveries into cutting-edge devices and diagnostics; a creative and independent team member who thrives on benchwork, executes original research to a high standard and can provide constructive critical assessments.

Job Description:

  • Perform solid-phase peptide synthesis and purification using commercial instruments
  • Peptide modifications and developing new linker chemistries
  • Synthesis, purification and analytical characterization of peptide conjugates
  • Design and synthesis and analysis of peptide arrays for epitope mapping and screening
  • Experience in materials and surface conjugation chemistry
  • Hands-on experimentalist with strong skills in synthetic bioorganic chemistry
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills are required


  • Ph.D. degree in Peptide/ Bioorganic chemistry or related biological sciences or equivalent with a minimum of 2-6 years of experience in peptide/ protein chemistry
  • Experience in design and synthesis of peptide libraries and microarray synthesis
  • Prior experience working with HPLC systems and other analytical instrumentation
  • Must be able to work on projects of a multidisciplinary nature
  • Must be a self-starter, highly motivated, and organized and able to work in a team environment
  • Communicate clearly in written and verbal forms
  • Effective team skills and ability to understand deadlines and commitments
  • Strong work ethic and willingness and ambition to learn and take on responsibilities
  • Authorized to work for any U.S. employer

To apply, qualified candidates should send a one-page cover letter and resume.

Contact Information

Jonathan Gindes
Affinergy, LLC
PO Box 14650
RTP, NC 27709
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Please note that Affinergy does not work with recruiting agencies.