Research Specialist (Mass Spec)

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 01 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Specialist for a gene therapy program located in Philadelphia, PA. Successful candidate will conduct potency and mass spectrometry assays to characterize vectors and perform capsid identification.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Potency and mass spectrometry (Thermo Fisher, orbitrap) assays to characterize AAV vectors and discovery projects
  • Perform AAV capsid identification using analytical ultracentrifugation methods
  • Work on SEC/MALS (Agilent/Wyatt) and DLS (Wyatt) for future research applications in AAV gene therapy field
  • Perform data analysis and document results in batch record documentation.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry or related discipline
  • 1-3 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, are required.
  • Experience working with Protein strongly preferred.
  • SEC/LC-MS experience preferred
  • Previous experience working with Thermo Xcalibur, biopharma finder and proteome discover software a plus
  • AAV work is highly preferred

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Claudia Reid at (+1) 215-531-5315 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.