Associate Scientist I, Molecular Biology - 2168

Editas Medicine Cambridge , MA

Posted 4 weeks ago

What if you could repair broken genes? That is the question we ask ourselves at Editas Medicine. Were focused on translating the power and potential of the CRISPR/Cas9 and CRISPR/Cpf1 (also known as Cas12a) genome editing systems into a robust pipeline of medicines for people living with serious diseases around the world. Our goal is to discover, develop, manufacture, and commercialize transformative, durable, precision genomic medicines for many diseases. Were looking for talented, dedicated, passionate people to join our team and help us pioneer this field and do big, bold things that have never been achieved before. Are you full of hope, possibilities, and a belief that, working together, we can truly revolutionize the development of medicines to help patients around the world? If the answer is yes, then Editas Medicine is the place for you.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Perform molecular biology work, such as DNA/RNA extractions, RT-ddPCR, RT-qPCR and Elisa
  • Design and execute molecular-based assays to understand in-vivo therapeutic activity, efficacy and PK/PD properties.
  • Develop and optimize protocols for gene expression assessment
  • Identify and develop assays for gene edtiting assessment
  • Perform AAV titering assays
  • Analyze and present data within the organization
  • Share responsibility in maintaining lab equipment and reagent inventory
  • Maintain an electronic lab notebook and contribute to support documentation

Requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Capabilities:

  • Expertise in molecular biology (DNA/RNA isolation, PCR, ddPCR, etc.)
  • Ability to independently design, execute, and analyze experiments
  • Experience with laboratory robotics
  • Strong organizational skills, flexibility, and ability to handle multiple projects at the same time
  • Excellent attention to detail, ability to work in a team-oriented and multidisciplinary environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Education & Relevant Work Experience:

  • BS cell biology and 5+ years industry experience or MS in cell biology or related field with 3+ years of industry laboratory experience
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