Scientist, Antibody Engineering - Daejeon

Roles and Responsibilities

We are looking for a scientist with a strong background in antibody engineering, fueled with a passion for leading high-impact projects in the field of innovative anti-cancer drug discovery and development. In addition to technical expertise, all members of Orum are expected to uphold the values of self-motivation and teamwork, fostering innovation and close collaboration within the company.

As our antibody engineer, you will be expected to:

  • Demonstrate expertise in PCR-based cloning, design antibody construct, site-directed mutagenesis, vector engineering, optimization of antibody expression, and other molecular biology procedures.

  • Select, optimize, and format antibodies, Fabs, or single chain fragments.

  • Construct an antibody library and carry out bio-panning with phage display.

  • Potentially conduct protein structural modeling and use modeling suites.

  • Able to carry out protein binding assays (Octet, Biacore, ELISA, among others) and protein analytics.

  • Communicate directly with the Research Director and collaborate with other Associate Scientists within the team.

  • Partake and contribute to strengthening collaborate working relationships with a broad range of associates with varied disciplines and responsibilities.

  • Participate in creating a learning environment that is open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.

  • Actively engage in Orum’s interactive, team-oriented culture, interfacing with a variety of project teams.

  • Support R&D communications within the company as well as with external partners.

  • Support therapeutically focused external collaborations (academic and industrial) as a member of Orum’s science team.

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work within a team environment.

  • Embrace the ideas and opinions of other team members, nurture innovation, and guide innovative ideas to realization.


Requirements and Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in biological sciences or related field, or Bachelor’s degree with demonstrable ability to carry out basic laboratory procedures such as cell cloning and protein purification.

  • Industry experience is desirable but not required.

  • Experience with flow cytometry, automation, mass spectrometry and liquid handling is a plus.

  • Experience in clinical or pre-clinical discovery of antibody-based biotherapeutics is not necessary but preferred.




Please send us your application or any inquiries to


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Kyuri Kim