Associate Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biochemistry
  3. United States
Worcester, USA
Posting date: 14 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist for a biopharmaceutical company located in Worcester, MA. Successful candidate will conduct quantitative bioanalysis assay of large molecule therapeutics like mAb, ADC, fusion protein and bi-specifics for PK, PD and TK studies using ligand binding assays to support drug discovery and early development efforts.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sample processing following environment health safety guidelines.
  • Sample analysis using ligand binding assay, generate high quality bioanalytical data enable data summary and PK analysis.
  • Plan and execute experiments based bioanalytical protocol and in vivo study design.
  • Analyze pre-clinical in vivo samples based on operational schedule.
  • Sample and reagent management using electronic tools including LIMS.
  • Sample processing following environment health safety guidelines.
  • Qualify ligand binding assay based on BA protocol, interpret result and make decision on assay readiness.
  • Data archiving in ELN and LIMS.
  • Effectively communicate experimental plan and results orally and in writing. Contribute to technical report writing.
  • Write, and update experimental protocols and procedures with supervision.
  • Initiate, design, interpret, troubleshoot operational assay independently and efficiently.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in biology, chemistry or pharmacology.
  • 0-2 years of pharmaceutical, biotechnology industry experience.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to operate and maintain laboratory equipment with independence.
  • Experience in automated ligand binding workflow is highly desirable.
  • Experience in data driven troubleshooting ligand binding assay is highly desirable.
  • Proven problem-solving ability.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to draft technical reports.
  • Proficiency with computers and data analysis software including Excel and LIMS
  • Ability and willingness to work effectively in a highly collaborative environment.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Nikki Ranieri at (+1) 215-531-5288 or upload your resume on our website -

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.