Sr. RA- Biology in Cambridge, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/31/2018

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Job Description


Senior Research Associate – Biology, 904050 

Job Scope & Purpose:

Our Cambridge based client is leveraging a unique discovery platform integrating chromatin-regulatory mechanisms with cancer and immune pathways. They are seeking to grow their biology research team with an experienced researcher- integral to the development of novel cancer therapeutics.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with scientists to design and execute cell-based phenotypic and mechanism of action assays in a variety of assay platforms
  • Generate, analyze, and catalog data with database tools such as Genedata and software tools such as GraphPad Prism
  • Perform standard molecular biology and biochemistry techniques according to established protocols
  • Document all work in electronic notebooks and present data internally at group meetings

Primary Job Requirements:

  • BS/MS in biology or other relevant field
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of postgraduate laboratory experience (industry setting preferred)
  • Experience with cancer cell lines and standard molecular biology techniques is essential (qPCR, CRISPR, siRNA/shRNA)
  • Experience with a developing a variety of cell-based assays (Cell Titer Glo, ELISA, flow cytometry) is essential
  • Ideally, experience with primary immune cell assays
  • Ability to adapt to new roles in a dynamic working environment, detail oriented with excellent time management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and an ability to successfully work as part of an integrated, interdisciplinary team

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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Stratacuity is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stratacuity 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 us at info@stratacuity.com or 877-787-2821.

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EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, 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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