Research Associate, Biology

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Employer
Apex Systems
Location
Watertown, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 26, 2021
Closes
Jun 24, 2021
Ref
2208517286
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Research Associate, Biology 1148766

Job Scope & Purpose:

Our Watertown based client is in need of a talented Research Associate to join their team. Extensive mammalian cell culture as well as Western Blot and ELISA are key requirements. A good collaborator and communicator is also key to success in this role. If you are ready to advance your career please apply!

Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Design and execute cell based and biochemical assays for various oncology projects
  • Develop cell and molecular assays to characterize mechanism of action for compounds and support the identification of pharmacodynamic markers
  • Provide results and interpretation to project teams in timely manner
  • Support and maintain lab operations for the Discovery team
  • Highly collaborative and a team player who is able to effectively work across functional teams across diverse cultures, backgrounds and styles
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced, innovative and performance driven environment
  • Ability to prioritize responsibilities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to self-motivate and work independently
  • Strong communication skills preferred

Primary Job Requirements:
  • Bachelors in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or other related field with 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Extensive cell culture experience with various cancer lines
  • Skilled in developing and running cell-based assays, including cell viability, Reporter gene assays and protein quantification assays (Western Blot, ELISA, AlphaLISA)
  • Experience with RNA analysis (RT-qPCR)
  • Working knowledge of standard molecular biology applications including cloning and sequencing
  • Familiar with target validation approaches using RNAi and CRISPR

About Stratacuity:

Whether you are seeking a career change or simply interested in becoming part of our network, you will appreciate the ethics guiding each Stratacuity team member. We build lasting relationships with exceptional biopharmaceutical talent and take great care to protect your personal information. Upon receiving your inquiry, you may be directly contacted by a Stratacuity team member to discuss your career goals. We will not share your information with anyone without your direct prior consent.

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EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178

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