Boston Metro Area, MA
Perform analytical method development for separation and purification of small synthetic research compounds in accordance with our safety practices.
Successfully carry out basic analytical chemistry operation (sample preparation, dilution, mobile phase preparation/characterization, basic instrument troubleshooting and problem solving so to minimize equipment downtime).
Analytical separation: Develop suitable analytical method for the analysis of the research compounds
Choose the suitable chromatographic and detection method for the task Carry out analysis successfully
Achieve adequate resolution of analyte(s) of interest from other interferences Perform detection and quantification of analyte(s) Achieve turnaround time for analysis within 24 hours
Preparative purification: Carry out routine preparative purification operation
Develop successfully separation conditions and scale up to preparative purification Prepare samples in suitable solvent for purification operation Generate desired research compounds in a timely fashion Timely record all experimental findings in adequate details in electronic notebook Seek advice when appropriate
Skills: Experience with LC/MS applications and Preparative Chromatographic Purification of small scale (100g) pharmaceutical discovery of synthetic research compounds.
The position requires excellent verbal and written skills with a good understanding and execution of Microsoft applications such as Power Point, Excel, Word.
Education: MS or Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry with 2-5 years of experience