Scientist/ Senior Associate Scientist, Bioanalytical

Location
Lexington, MA
Posted
Nov 27, 2018
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Scope: 

Wave Life Sciences USA seeks a highly motivated individual to join its team in Lexington, Massachusetts. This is an ideal position for an individual with a strong background in analytical chemistry and/or nucleic acid chemistry, biochemistry or related field who thrives in a team-oriented, fast-paced, and cross disciplinary biotech environment. The candidate will be an integral member of a small team of scientists aiming to rapidly and pragmatically realize the potential of an emerging technology.

 

Responsibilities:

 

May include some or all of the following:

  • Perform method development and qualifications for oligos in biological matrix using LC-MS/MS or ELISA assay
  • Perform sample analysis according to established method protocols in different biological matrix, e.g. blood, plasma, tissue etc.
  • Involved in planning experimental design and execution of all aspects of bioanalysis, efficient assay development to support investigative Tox and PK studies
  • Transfer methods to CROs and manage their work
  • Adept at preparation of clear and accurate reports for internal and external projects
  • Prepare clearly articulated experimental reports and data presentations

 

Education / Experience:

  • M.S.or PhD with at least  2 years relevant experience in industry
  • Strong hands-on LC-MS instrumentation skills and the ability to independently develop, implement, and execute bioanalytical LC-MS based assays
  • Experience within a start-up or small biotech environment

 

Skills / Pre-requisites:

  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, with an ability to embrace change and multi-task in an extremely fast paced environment
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to work as a team player in a dynamic environment

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