Scientfic Services Specialist

Perkinelmer, Inc. Boston , MA 02298

Posted 6 months ago

Job Title

Scientfic Services Specialist

Location(s)

Boston

Position Title: Scientific Services Specialist (Cell Culture)

Location: Boston, MA

Duration: Fulltime

Job Description:

This position will support drug discovery with a focus on cell line maintenance, differentiation and characterization. In addition, the successful candidate will initiate and propagate cell lines, bank and sterility test of newly acquired lines and engineered lines, manage inventory and distribute flasks or cryovials.

The candidate will conduct laboratory procedures in compliance with established protocols and in compliance with regulatory and laboratory requirements. He or she will work closely with other scientists across functional teams, providing critical cell culture support for lead identification and lead optimization programs in the disease areas of oncology, immunology, IMR, diabetes and neurosciences.

Requirements:

  • Maintenance and operation of the SelectT and CompacT automated system (TAP)

  • Cell culture media preparation, cell banking and testing

  • Cell differentiation, transfection and characterization

  • Cell based assay development and operation

  • Management of labware inventory

  • Distribution of cell flasks and frozen cell vials

Qualifications:

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in life sciences with 2-5 years of relevant bench work experience

  • Hands-on experience in the areas of cell culture, including development of the standard operating procedures for the growth, maintenance and manipulation of contamination-free primary cells and commonly used research cell lines is required. Excellent aseptic technique is a must. Knowledge of cell line differentiation and characterization is a plus. Experience with 3D culture and organoids is also a plus.

  • Experience with Flow Cytometry and laboratory robotics is preferred but not essential.

  • Familiarity with Excel and Outlook is required.

  • An ideal candidate should be flexible, adaptable and able to communicate effectively and professionally in a fast paced, multidisciplinary environment

Yogendra Prabhu | Global Resource Specialist - HR

PerkinElmer | For the Better

Mobile: +1-818-483-0021 (US)

Yogendra.Prabhu@PerkinElmer.com

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PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.


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