Boston Metro Area, MA
Job Responsibilities/Department Description:
We are seeking a motivated full-time temporary (1 year) employee to work as a member of our Cell Line Development (CLD) team within company Biopharmaceutics R&D. Research will focus on optimizing and streamlining innovative process methodologies used in generating recombinant CHO cell line platforms. Responsibilities will consist of performing CLD activities including molecular cloning (plasmid / vector construction), CHO cell culture (stable transfections, pool / clone generation) and flow cytometry. Additional responsibilities include performing good documentation practices, managing work assignments, analyzing and interpreting data and conducting necessary troubleshooting (consulting with supervisor as needed).
Experience with molecular biology techniques (e.g. molecular/vector cloning, DNA gel electrophoresis, plasmid preparations). Experience in mammalian/CHO cell culture practices.
Experience in flow cytometry (FACS) techniques.
BS degree in Science with 1-3 years or MS degree in Science with 0-2 years of relevant experience.