Job Details

  • Title: Research Associate/Technician
  • Code: RCI-11936
  • Location: Waltham Massachusetts (MA) 02451
  • Posted Date: 01/14/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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  Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated and energetic Research Associate/Technician to conduct cell panel screening in support of our drug discovery and drug combination programs. A successful candidate must be familiar with general cell biology laboratory techniques and have direct working experience in handling cell culture and performing related tasks using aseptic technique.

  • Supporting cell-panel screening, including all aspects of mammalian cell culture, as well as dosing compounds and reading assay endpoints
  • Performance of basic laboratory protocol studies, including basic calculations and data analysis
  • Accurate and reliable record keeping including database management, batch records, notebooks, and all pertinent documentation
  • Performance of general laboratory tasks, including maintenance of equipment
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures and adhere to all safety and company policies
Required Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree or BS in Biology, Biotechnology or other relevant area of scientific training with 2-3 years relevant work experience consistent with the anticipated responsibilities detailed above, preferably in an industrial setting
  • Laboratory Experience: Includes but are not limited to:
    • Demonstrated and proficient skills in standard mammalian cell culture procedures and and associated aseptic techniques in addition to maintenance of tissue culture facilities
    • Experience using basic laboratory equipment and carrying our routine laboratory tasks; knowledge of safe laboratory procedures
  • Ability to multitask and think critically and creatively and willingness to learn
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with others in a dynamic and highly collaborative environment
  • Strong preference given to those candidates with a demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Must be willing and able to work reliably on a flexible work schedule, Monday – Friday and some weekends, to meet the demands