Job ID: #8230

Senior Scientist, Viral Vector Engineering

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

 

Responsibilities of the Senior Scientist, Viral Vector Engineering:

  • Developing novel viral vector designs and evaluating strategies.
  • Oversee molecular cloning and mutagenesis studies.
  • Specialized in AAV vector engineering.
  • Transfect mRNA for optimized vector constructs.
  • Perform molecular biology such as ELISA, PCR, Western Blot, and flow cytometry.
  • Collaborate with cell biology team members in the design of viral vectors for cell and gene therapy applications.
  • Present data at internal meetings, scientific conferences, external collaborators/ publications and assist with IP filing.

Requirements of the Senior Scientist, Viral Vector Engineering:

  • BS or MS with 7+ years or Ph.D with 2+ years relevant experience in laboratory setting.
  • Must have hands-on experience in viral vector design, cloning, and sequencing.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and handle multiple projects.
  • Strong background in molecular biology with a preference for RNA biology.
  • Knowledge of developing and optimizing cell-based assays.
  • Must be ok working in a small startup environment.

 

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 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.