Job ID: #9026

Senior Associate, Biomarkers

Boston, MA
Science Science
Research & Development


Responsibilities of the Senior Associate, Biomarkers:

  • Managing the physical accessioning of multiple incoming human sample types including blood, blood fractions, FFPE tissue and cells.
  • Resolving vendor manifests with physical samples, documenting permanent on-site storage locations.
  • Managing outgoing shipments for different workflows by pulling physical samples from cold storage, cross checking outgoing manifests and generating sample labels as needed.
  • Maintaining accurate and accessible records of all incoming and outgoing samples.
  • Supporting blood extraction workflows as needed, such as by generating labels for daughter aliquots.
  • Desired, but not required: Executing needed sample aliquoting of blood, plasma or DNA.
  • Executing validated blood separation, extraction and/or QC protocols.

Requirements of the Senior Associate, Biomarkers:

  • BS in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, or related field.
  • 2+ years of biotechnology industry experience or greater.
  • Significant hands-on experience with complex sample management protocols, multiple sample types, storage locations and downstream target workflows.

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