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RNA Medicines Company

 

SENIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

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RNA Medicines Company has an opening for a Senior Research Associate in our Biology group. The prosperous candidate will execute day to day lab activities with minimal supervision to support development research. Candidates should be able to excel in a fast-paced environment and will receive training on additional tasks and responsibilities. We’re looking for a “hands on” cell biologist with broad skills with mammalian cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry and cellular pharmacology. The SRA will have the responsibility to present findings to the group and company. RNA Medicines is a start-up company, and this is an exciting opportunity to grow with the company.

Job responsibilities:


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  • Execute bench work to support all Cell Biology activities including but not limited to cell culture and cell engineering, in vitro functional cell-located assays, biochemical characterization as well as phenotypic characterization.

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  • Perform methods and techniques required for day to day passage, harvest and transfection of mammalian cell lines

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  • Prior practice with one or more of the following: microRNA biology, qPCR, cell vicapability and toxicity assays.

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  • Run pre-developed biochemical assays

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  • Operate and support cell biological assays

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  • Optimization, analysis and data interpretation skills are paramount;

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  • Maintain a quality system of record keeping and reporting in line with current practices including protocols and results both development and detailed update records of experiments, including protocol and results.

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  • capability to conduct literature research and adapt published methods

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  • Work with multidisciplinary team of scientists (pharmacologists, cell/molecular biologists, chemists).

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  • Support the team in new techniques and assays

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  • Maintain lab and work station in neat and orderly fashion

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  • Contribute to strategic planning and collaborative interactions for research projects, including presentations, data analysis, experimental design and manuscript preparation

Education and practice:


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  • BA / MS with at least 2 years’ practice working in cell biology lab, preferably in biotech/pharma environment

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  • Hands on skills in mammalian cell biology, molecular biology

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  • broad knowledge and prior practice with two or more of the following preferred: microRNA biology, qPCR, IC50, Cell Vicapability, Apoptosis assays, Reporter gene assays.

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  • Deep knowledge and culturing of cellular assays and systems including, but not limited to, standard cell lines and engineered cell lines.

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  • Basic laboratory skills, as well as knowledge and knowledge of cellular and molecular biology

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including 401k, health benefits and vacation. Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter to jobs@rnamedco.com.



As an equal opportunity employer, The RNA Medicines Company Inc. will consider all qualified applications for employment. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Discapability.



Job Information

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  • : Bedford, Massachusetts, 01730, United States

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  • : 44274187

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  • : October 16, 2018

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  • : SENIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

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  • : RNA Medicines Company

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  • : Research

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  • : No

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  • : Full-Time


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