R&D Associate

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 19 Aug 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an R&D Associate with a biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform bench and pilot scale synthesis of oligonucleotides with some guidance from the supervisor in the Antisense Oligonucleotide (ASO) Development and Manufacturing group.
  • Other responsibilities may include chromatographic purification of oligonucleotides.
  • Main activities include solution preparation, operating process equipment (i.e, oligonucleotide synthesizers, synthesis columns, solvent vessels, chromatography systems, detritylation, and UF/DF), lab and equipment maintenance, restocking raw materials, and troubleshooting equipment issues if they arise.
  • Gain a solid understanding of the ASO solid-phase synthesis and purification processes.
  • Some independent work is expected with some guidance from the supervisor.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or master's degree required
  • The ability to execute lab experiments with some guidance, write experimental reports, execute pilot scale runs as a team member, and collaborate across teams are important.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Janelle Jones at 617-830-7544.

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.