Research Associate - Mass Spectrometry

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Apr 04, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Wave Life Sciences USA seeks a highly motivated Mass Spectrometrist to join its research team in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  This is an ideal position for an individual who would thrive in a team-oriented, fast-paced biotech environment. The successful candidate will be a problem solver, responsible for supporting the development of regulatory starting materials, and will  collaborate closely with colleagues from other departments across the organization.

Responsibilities :

  • Hands-on experience using and maintaining HPLC/UHPLC and LC/MS instruments
  • Experience developing reverse phase HPLC/UHPLC separations methods for small molecules using UV and exact mass LC/MS/MS detection
  • Familiarity with analyzing exact mass LC/MS data and developing analytical strategies to answer complex questions
  • Work collaboratively and respectfully as a member of multidisciplinary teams
  • Diligent upkeep of records of experimental details and data in accordance with company policy
  • Present results in both written and oral format
  • Should enjoy the thrill of solving complex problems

Education / Experience:

  • BS + 3 years or MS + 1 years in an appropriate scientific discipline, with at least two years of directly applicable experience in mass spectrometry

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with Agilent 1290 UHPLC and 6500 QTOF hardware and MassHunter software platform
  • Proficiency in authoring code to support data analysis