Contract Research Associate - Molecular Biology

Employer
Kelly
Location
Dover, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 03, 2021
Closes
Aug 01, 2021
Ref
2201712239
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Contract
Salary Type
Salary
Kelly Science & Clinical has a new contract opportunity for a Research Associate with a Biopharmaceutical company in Cambridge.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

* 80% benchwork and 20% analyzing data, attending meetings/discussions, and maintaining electronic lab notebook

* Culture PBMCs, immune cell subsets, and maintain cell lines

* Perform multicolor flow cytometry and various immunoassays

* Organize and maintain inventory of lab supplies and equipment needed for experiments

* Assist with the Principal Investigator to design vectors and perform transfections and transductions

You are an excellent fit if you meet the following qualifications:

* MS in Molecular Biology, Immunology, Biochemistry, or closely related discipline with 0-2 years' post graduate experience (OR BS in same disciplines with 2-4 years' experience)

* Must have in-depth knowledge and understanding of DNA/RNA/Protein interactions and solid foundation in aseptic techniques

* Experience with primary cell culture, flow cytometry, in vivo or in vitro, and/or T-cell, given preference

* Collaborative, problem-solving mindset with passion to learn and grow over time

* Thrives in a fast-paced, small-company environment

This position is slated as a 6-month contract with the possibility of extension. Monday - Friday from ~9:00am - 5:00pm but can be flexible in start times as long as core business hours are supported. Hourly pay will depend upon educational background and relevant experience. If you, or someone you know, would like to be considered please apply online today!

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