Research Associate I – Proteomics


Full time

Framingham, MA

The Research Associate I will be responsible for biomarker discovery/validation in multiple disease areas, including neurodegenerative diseases, diabetes, obesity, and cancer, using state-of-the-art quantitative proteomics platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in high-throughput sample preparation of patient clinical samples in a team-oriented environment
  • Follow standard operating procedures and perform duties in a highly detail-oriented and organized manner
  • Duties will include sample preparation, mass spectrometry, instrument maintenance, and QC, as well as troubleshooting.
  • Analyze, interpret and present data in a clear fashion
  • Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications

  • Requires a BS/MS in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or related discipline with solid training in analytical methods (MS preferred)
  • Familiarity with Mass Spectrometry.
  • Hands-on experience with mass spec quantitative and qualitative data analysis including spectral interpretation is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills combined with a superior and proven track record of technical and organizational skills. Must be able to work in a team-oriented environment and demonstrate attention to detail and record-keeping.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required for preparation of reports to management.