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The Opportunity

We are looking for a Biology Scientist (In Vitro) III, working in the Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products industry in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record in the following areas:

  • Handling and dosing of mouse and rats, including wildtype and V-region transgenic strains
  • Experience with DNA electroporation and generation of vectors for DNA EP
  • Experience with antibody discovery from primary B cells such as hybridoma generation and/or single B cell cloning
  • Evaluation of serum immune responses by ELISA, cell-based ELISA and flow cytometry
  • Experience evaluating immune adjuvants, with understanding of their mechanism of action
  • Experience with immunogen preparation, including validation of protein antigens, engineered and native cell lines, and DNA vectors

Role responsibilities:

  • Implements established immunization workflows in coordination with multiple therapeutic projects and with Comparative Medicine scientists
  • Evaluates new immunization strategies to elicit diverse panels of antibodies from immunized rodents
  • Evaluates immune titers in sera 
  • Prepares and delivers detailed presentations, both written and verbal, to project teams

The pay range we are offering is 30 to 38 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.

Our Client

Our client is an award-winning clinical development company.  Improving lives globally with 20+ years experience in clinical research and strategic resourcing.  Elevating results with proven strategies, comprehensive solutions, and customized delivery models.

Serving pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations.

Strong relationships provide you connections and access to great opportunities.  Industry expertise sets you up for success with helpful insights, career coaching, and professional training.  Grow and learn while you put your skills to work.  

Experience Required for Your Success
  • Background in Immunology with hands-on experience dosing animals, or animal husbandry
  • Basic understanding of immune responses and B cell biology
  • Experience with Biotherapeutic lead generation from immunized hosts strongly preferred
  • Experience with rabbits and hamsters preferred
  • Attention to details, exceptional organizational skills and ability to track multiple projects in parallel
  • Effective communication and coordination of work in highly matrixed project team environment

Minimum education experience required:
  • Bachelor of Science with 5-7 years experience (If candidate has advanced degree would consider less years of experience)
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