Sr. Research Associate- Cell Biology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Posting date: 11 Dec 2018

At ProClinical, we are seeking an individual to fill the role of Senior Research Associate - Cell Biology, based in Cambridge, MA.


  • Conduct molecular biology studies to construct or modify expression vectors, genetically characterize cell lines, analyze for sequence variants, etc.
  • Employ state-of-the-art methods at various stages of cell line development and generates CHO cell lines of high productivity and quality.
  • Learn and operate scientific instruments at various steps.
  • Execute studies aimed at phenotypic and genotypic characterizations of cell lines.
  • Document experimental results in electronic laboratory notebook.
  • Interpret data and provide periodic updates to the team and the department.
  • Prepare internal reports and contributes to preparation of documents for regulatory filings.
  • Work with departmental/cross-functional peers to execute on assignments.

Skills And Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology or a related field and 2-5+ years of relevant industry experience.
  • Sound knowledge of cell culture principles and experience in aseptic techniques required.
  • Experience in CLD technologies including suspension culture of CHO cells, single-cell cloning, clonality assessment, and clone screening highly desirable.

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 Sherron Howard at (+1) 267-435-8600 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.