Senior Research Associate


Full time

Framingham, MA

This position is in the Bioanalytical Lab at BERG and will be reporting to scientific staff within the group.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for partial/complete validation of LC/MS/MS methods to quantify small molecules and peptides from biological matrices
  • Perform day to day sample prep and analysis of samples via LC/MS/MS
  • Perform day to day sample prep and analysis of samples via ELISA
  • Document data according to CLIA guidelines and generate reports
  • Maintain LC/MS/MS platforms, including regular cleaning, tuning, calibration, method development under supervision as required
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshoot instrument related problems on AB Sciex 5500 and 6500 QTrap, AB Sciex 5500 triple quad MS, Agilent LC/MS, Agilent 1200 and Shimadzu HPLC on a routine basis
  • Responsibilities also include reagent preparation, maintaining clean lab area and performing projects with Bioanalytical Scientists
  • Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications

  • Requires a B.S/M.S. with 3+ years of experience in operating LC/MS/MS platforms
  • Experience in Wet lab techniques, reagent prep, handling biological samples preferred
  • Experience with sample prep – LLE, Solid Phase Extraction preferred
  • Candidate should have good written and oral communication skills
  • Candidate should be willing to work in a dynamic team, fast-paced environment, and adapt to challenges offered in a growing company