Senior Research Associate Proteomics

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 11 Aug 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Research Associate/Research Associate of Proteomics for a global biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA. As the Proteomics Senior Research Associate/Research Associate, you will participate in developing, implementing and applying state of the art proteomics technologies for the detection and identification of naturally processed and presented peptides.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sample preparation for nanoLC-MS/MS analysis, including desalting, chemical modification, fractionation, and isobaric tag labelling.
  • Instrument maintenance (Thermo instruments)
  • nanoLC-MS/MS analyses of biologically derived protein and peptide mixtures.
  • Analysis of nanoLC-MS/MS data and post-processing of data.
  • Contributions to nanoLC-MS/MS experimental design.
  • Review of scientific literature.
  • Tracking and compiling results in an electronic notebook.
  • Presentation of results to crossfunctional teams.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS, BA, or MS degree in biology, chemistry or relevant field.
  • 2+ years of relevant laboratory experience in academia or industry.
  • Familiarity with proteomic workflows for sample processing (enzymatic digestion of proteins, chemical modification, desalting, fractionation, isobaric tag labeling, etc.)
  • Familiarity with nanoLC-MS/MS and proteomic software preferred.
  • Familiarity with data-dependent, targeted and quantitative proteomics.
  • Experience with basic molecular biology and biochemistry techniques.
  • Ability to organize and tabulate data - Excellent attention to detail and record-keeping skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative, matrix environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Independent, flexible, self-motivated, and the ability to work well with others.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Sofia Amark at (+1) 646-367-2764 or

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