Job ID: #8686

Associate Scientist, Molecular Biology

Boston, MA
Science Science
Research & Development


Responsibilities of the Associate Scientist, Molecular Biology:

  • Scale-up and purify plasmids for use in downstream applications
  • Register and maintain plasmid designs in electronic notebook registry
  • Help manage working glycerol and plasmid stocks, and DNA production reagents
  • Work cross functionally to support Protein Science and Biology teams
  • Maintain records, prepare reports, make presentations to update multi-functional project teams and leadership
  • Contribute to group goals through collaboration, shared expertise and exchange of ideas

Requirements of the Associate Scientist, Molecular Biology:

  • B.S. or M.S. in molecular biology, biochemistry, biology or related discipline with a minimum of 4 years experience, preferably in a biotech or pharmaceutical setting
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques such as cloning, PCR, Gibson assembly, DNA purification is required
  • Experience working with electronic notebook registry is required, experience with Benchling is preferred
  • Experience with cell culturing techniques is preferred

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