Associate Scientist II in Bioassay Development

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 16 Sep 2019
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Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist II in Bioassay Development for a global biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA. This is an 18-month contract role.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Focus on testing support for gene therapy programs and troubleshoot various biological assays.
  • Perform quantitative assays to measure virus titer, biological activity, and assays measuring the levels of residual host DNA, protein, and other process-related impurities.
  • Previous experience with single channel and multi-channel pipetting, immunoassays, bioassays in 96-well format, ddPCR and qPCR are required.
  • Previous work with AAV or lentivirus and automation experience preferred.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS in Virology, Molecular Biology or related Biological Sciences with 3-5 years of industry experience.
  • MS in in Virology, Molecular Biology or related Biological Sciences with 2 years of industry experience.
  • Minimum 2 years' industry work experience with immunoassays or bioanalysis is preferred.
  • Excellent laboratory, computer, documentation and organizational skills, as well as good communication abilities.

To Apply:

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A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.