Sr. RA/ Associate Scientist - Muscle Cell Biology

Apex Systems Waltham , MA 02154

Posted 3 days ago

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).

About Stratacuity:

Whether you are seeking a career change or simply interested in becoming part of our network, you will appreciate the ethics guiding each Stratacuity team member. We build lasting relationships with exceptional biopharmaceutical talent and take great care to protect your personal information. Upon receiving your inquiry, you may be directly contacted by a Stratacuity team member to discuss your career goals. We will not share your information with anyone without your direct prior consent.

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Stratacuity is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stratacuity will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact us.

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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [ Phone number blocked ] -6178.


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