Sr. RA/ Associate Scientist - Muscle Cell Biology in Waltham, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 8/24/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Waltham, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Up to 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/24/2019

Job Description

Job #:  989475
Senior Research Associate, Muscle Cell Biology, 989475 
Job Scope & Purpose:
Our Cambridge/Greater Boston area client has been making a splash in the local biotech scene and is looking to add a motivated biologist to work on cellular/molecular assays as part of the discovery team. This is an exciting, well-funded, emerging company seeking an exceptional Sr. RA muscle/neurobiologist to support a first in class platform for rare disease therapeutics.  If you are skilled in the techniques below this is your opportunity to make a considerable impact and get in at the ground floor of a promising company with proven leadership. This role will move quickly, message us for more details!
Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Establish cell-based assays, specifically muscle cell types, to support cutting edge drug discovery programs.
  • Execute research plans for in vitro studies 
  • Analyze data and communicate findings to team members and management.
  • Contribute to critical discussions of experimental design and assay development

Primary Job Requirements:
  • BS or equivalent in a biological discipline and 2-5 years of hands on experience in drug discovery and development.
  • Strong expertise working with primary cell culture, specifically muscle or neuro 
  • Experience with molecular biology techniques such as DNA and RNA extraction, qPCR, Western blot, and ELISA a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and document research.
  • Experienced in software applications (Prism, Excel, PowerPoint).

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