ASSOCIATE RESEARCH SCIENTIST CAMBRIDGE, MA 100 % Onsite.
A BS with 0-8 years of experience or an M.S. With a minimum of 0-2 years of laboratory experience in cellular biology, oncology, and molecular biology.
Hands on experience with a wide range of in vitro cellular and biochemical assays such as cell culture, western blotting, immunofluorescence staining is required.
Ability to conduct cell line and primary cell culture/maintenance/expansion and take other lab duties as needed.
Specific experience with processing of biological samples for downstream characterization is preferred.
Experience with designing, optimizing, and running high-throughput assays is preferred.
Proficiency in utilizing software such as Graph Pad, Microsoft office etc. For data analysis and figure generation is required.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to maintain good records of laboratory data.
The successful candidate will work broadly with the research organization to support drug discovery programs, by conducting experimental work in a translational setting, including developing and implementing cutting-edge technology and novel cellular, molecular, and biochemical assays in cancer and inform opportunities for new therapeutic interventions.
Conduct patient tissue samples processing and ex vivo model development including patient-derived cell culture, maintenance, propagation, and banking.
Design, optimize, and set up routine and novel cellular assays to characterize drug responses.
Conduct molecular, biochemical, and related assays including qPCR, ELISA, Western blot, immunostaining, and basic microscopy.
Effectively communicate and document experimental procedures, results and data through reports, publications, and internal meetings.
Design, optimize, execute, analyze, and interpret scientific experiments with some supervision.
Collaborate with other team members in areas of responsibility.
This 12+ month position starts ASAP.
Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Jim: jim@alphaconsulting.Com
ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT #22-03299
MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE