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Associate Research Scientist

  • Location: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 15 August 2021

Job Description:

Role / Responsibilities

  • We are seeking an associate scientist to join our Translational Research group in our new state-of-the-art facility. The Associate Scientist will be responsible for supporting flow cytometry related activities within the cellular immunology team. The role will involve supporting daily flow cytometry work on blood samples from patients and delivering results within project timelines. This is a laboratory-based position, which will primarily focus on routine lab work, including sample processing, flow cytometry staining, acquisition and analysis as well as instrument maintenance. To be successful in this role, the candidate must have a strong background in flow cytometry and hands-on experience in multicolor flow cytometry and analysis of flow data. Prior experience working with blood and PBMCs as well as maintaining cell lines in culture is highly desirable and prior experience working with BD cytometers and DIVA is a plus. We encourage aspiring scientists who are passionate problem solvers to consider this opportunity. 

Qualifications / Essential Skills

  • A degree in Immunology, Biology or related discipline

  • BS with 1-3 years of post-graduate experience in Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry or academic institution

  • Strong background in Flow Cytometry.

  • Experience using FlowJo and other flow analysis software.

  • Experience in sample processing, including whole blood and PBMCs as well as cell lines culture

  • Familiarity with laboratory inventory management system

  • Capable to read and follow instructions, and work independently

  • We follow the science and we will continue to invest in translational medicine research, deepen our understanding of disease biology and uncover insights about predictive biomarkers, with the ultimate goal of making precision medicine a reality for more patients.

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