(Sr.) Research Associate - Cell Biology

Employer
Apex Systems
Location
North Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 29, 2021
Closes
Aug 02, 2021
Ref
2310757004
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
RA/SRA, Cell Biology 1163355

Job Scope & Purpose:

Our Cambridge based client is in need of a talented RA/SRA to join their team. The key requirements are mammalian cell culture, siRNA transfections, Western Blot and cell based/biochemical assays. If you are ready to advance your career, please apply!

Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Compound handling and management
  • Work independently and as part of a collaborative team to design, plan, and execute experiments, including compound evaluation in both biochemical and cellular assays and study protein function in cellular and biochemistry/biophysics methods
  • Data analysis using analysis software and database
  • Support mass spectrometry by preparing lipid extracts from biological matrices
  • Operation of laboratory equipment such as mass spectrometer, liquid handling robot, and others as necessary

Primary Job Requirements
  • More than 5 years experience in preclinical research in drug discovery.
  • Experience in running cellular assays for compound evaluation.
  • Experience in maintaining primary cells/cell lines and conducting western blotting, pull-down assay, cell-based immunoassays, and rtPCR.
  • Experience in transient and stable DNA transfection and in RNAi gene silencing.
  • Experience in compound handling and compound management.
  • Ability to conduct repetitive work with consistency.
  • Focus on details and recordkeeping.
  • Experience in enzymology and running biochemical assays are not required but will be a plus.

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