Job ID: #7641

Principal Research Associate/Scientist, Vector Development

Lexington, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

 

Responsibilities of the Principal Research Associate/Scientist, Vector Development:

  • Design vectors and develop plasmids for protein/antibody expression.
  • Perform in vitro cell based immunoassays and cell sorting/separation techniques.
  • Utilize gene editing technology to manipulate cell lines.
  • Perform molecular biology on nucleic acids as needed.
  • Present data and findings to team.
  • Mentor more junior associates.

Requirements of the Principal Research Associate/Scientist, Vector Development:

  • Ph.D with 2+ years industry experience or BS/MS with 5+ years industry experience.
  • Expertise in the characterization and design of vectors.
  • Strong background with modern day cloning methods such as Golden Gate and/or Gibson.
  • Previous experience with CRISPR or other advanced gene editing techniques is a strong plus.
  • Displayed knowledge of molecular biology and other immunoassays including flow cytometry.
  • Experience with scale up methods is a strong plus.

 

Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization. Commonwealth Sciences, Inc.

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Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.