Research Associate - In Vitro Vector Characterization

  • location: Cambridge, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $35.80 - $42.12 per hour
easy apply

job description

Research Associate - In Vitro Vector Characterization

job summary:
As the world's largest staffing and recruitment agency in the world, we can commit to find you the perfect role that gives you the opportunity to learn and grow in the life sciences arena. Utilizing a recruiter for your job search gives you access to a large network of top employers as well as detailed information about hundreds of positions. With a hefty goal of discovering medical breakthroughs to treat devastating neurological ailments, our partner is focused on furthering research and finding ways to improve our healthcare system. You can feel secure in the fact that you will be paving the way to life changing practices when you work for this well-known team!

location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $35.80 - 42.12 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelors
  • Utilization of AAV vector characterization assays such as genome titer by ddPCR, genome integrity assay, empty/full particle ratio assay, endotoxin assay, and cell-based assays to support gene therapy programs
  • Material preparation for in vivo experiments, including buffer exchange and material concentration
  • Maintain electronic laboratory notebook
  • Sample submission and result management
  • 2+ years of experience in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry/post-bachelor's research
  • Hands-on experience with molecular biology techniques (qPCR, ddPCR, DNA gel electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE, WB, ELISA, etc.) required
  • Previous experience with mammalian cell culture required
  • Ability to independently execute and analyze in vitro molecular biology experiments
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to productively collaborate in cross-function teams

  • Previous experience working with AAV or other gene therapy vectors
  • Previous experience in molecular cloning
  • Previous experience in protein or vector production and/or purification
skills: Molecular Biology, PCR, In Vitro, In Vivo
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up

related jobs

    Research Associate II

  • location: Framingham, MA
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $36.51 - $42.95 per hour
  • date posted: 3/23/2020