Research Associate

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Bioprocessing
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 14 Dec 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Associate with a pharmaceutical company located in Cambridge, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Run binding kinetics experiments to understand binding affinities of potential biologics drug candidates
  • Support high throughput biologics protein analytics workflow to support large number of diverse programs
  • Generate high quality analytical data in a timely manner to enable biologics drug discovery programs
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to present data in program team meetings
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to foster collaboration and work with colleagues from different parts of the organization
  • Perform analytical characterization and binding kinetics studies for potential biologics drug candidates
  • Operate wide range of state of art analytical and biophysical equipment in high throughput workflow
  • Multitask and run experiments in timeline driven matrix organization
  • Communicate data clearly to program team
  • Work collaboratively in teams with diverse expertise

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS, MS or PhD from Science or Engineering background with 5 years of overall experience
  • Operational expertise in wide range of biophysical and analytical methods:
    • Biacore, Octet, MSD or other binding kinetics analysis
    • UPLC/HPLC based methods, e.g., Size Exclusion Chromatography (SEC), Ion exchange (IEX), Reverse phase (RP), Hydrophobic interaction chromatography (HIC)
    • CE-SDS, cIEF oLight scattering: DLS and MALS
    • Thermal stability(Tm, Tagg) and protein folding
  • Manages workload and expectations with minimum supervision
  • Ability to search literature and come up with innovative solution to difficult problems
  • Team player
  • Work collaboratively within the functional area and across the network
  • Determines methods on new assignments; perform literature search as needed to propose innovative solutions

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Ranieri at 215-531-5288.

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.