Analytical Chemist - QQQ Mass spec, biomarkers in Framingham, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an Analytical Chemist to develop novel bioanalytical assays for a top Pharmaceutical company.   Duties:
  • Responsible for developing new clinical biomarker tests for implementation in a compliant laboratory environment (GCLP and CLIA)
  • Develop quantitative mass spectrometry-based assays for lipid biomarkers in various biological matrices
  • Establish enzyme activity assays for patient identification.
  • Identify novel biomarkers and perform assay development and validation.
  • Support release of patient sample results through QC of assay data and oversight other lab activities.


  • Ph.D. degree in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field, along with bioanalytical experience in a pharmaceutical or academic environment
  • Extensive experience in utilizing triple quadrupole or higher mass resolution mass spectrometer for quantitative assays of biomolecules is desired.
  • Previous experience in a Clinical laboratory or knowledge of Automation is preferable.
  • Should have excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Must have strong analytical skills, self-motivation and the ability to work well both independently as well as in a team environment.

***For immediate consideration, please email your updated resume to with 'Analytical Chemist MA' in the subject line.

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