In-Vitro Research Associate

Up to US$40 per hour + Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Boston, USA
Posting date: 25 Mar 2024

In-Vitro Research Associate - Contract - Onsite

Proclinical Staffing is seeking an In-Vitro Research Associate to join a leading pharmaceutical company. This is a contract role located in Boston, MA.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Experience in tissue culture and purification/quantification of nucleic acids/protein, including qPCR and ELISA
  • BS in a biological science with at least 3 years of hands-on laboratory experience in cell or molecular biology is required
  • At least 2 years of industrial experience
  • Experienced with laboratory automation including liquid handling systems such as Perkin Elmer JANUS, HighRes liquid handling, or other systems.
  • We particularly seek someone who is detail-oriented and who will flourish in a goal-driven team environment under tight deadlines.

The In-Vitro Research Associate will:

  • Perform cell culture (iPSCs, primary cells, immortalized cell lines) to support the research needs of the group
  • Support lab maintenance including reagent inventory and reagent preparation
  • Perform high-throughput screening of siRNAs using qPCR and a variety of cell-based assays.
  • Design and execute in vitro screens and assays to characterize novel siRNA modifications that impact activity or uptake.
  • Develop and conduct assays that support in vivo studies (e.g. qPCR, ELISA) for the quantitative analysis of biomarkers or siRNA activity
  • Utilize instrumentation and robotics to aid in high throughput (384-well) screening.


$40 hourly

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Shannon Briggs at (+1) 215-531-6914 or

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.