Job ID: #8613

Research Associate, Screening

Boston, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

 

Responsibilities of the Research Associate, Screening:

  • Developing robust biochemical assays for compound profiling, high-throughput screening, and mechanistic studies.
  • Providing small molecule inhibition data throughout different stages of drug discovery programs.
  • Supporting automated sample preparation for mass spectrometry-based screening platforms.
  • Designing and executing experiments to study the mechanism of inhibition of small molecule inhibitors in biochemical and/or cell-based assays.
  • Drafting assay protocols/SOPs.
  • Managing internal and external assay data, recording experiments and uploading data into electronic lab notebook.
  • Using decision making, organizational and communication skills to effectively collaborate with colleagues in biology, chemical biology, and medicinal chemistry.
  • Presenting data and findings at various venues, including project team, department, and company meetings.

Requirements of the Research Associate, Screening:

  • BS/MS in Biochemistry, Biology or a related field, with 1-5 years relevant experience
  • Must have experience with molecular techniques and mammalian cell culture.
  • A highly engaged, self-starter who is creative, innovative, communicative and possesses both a collaborative and goal/results-orientated style.

 

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.

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    Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Life Science, Medical Device, and Engineering 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.