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Research Associate, Vector Engineering - Level 1 (1-2 Years)

Cambridge, MA 02114

Posted: 08/17/2022 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 320295 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

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Position Summary

The candidate will support advancement of innovative AAV-based therapeutics by using a variety of research methods including protein biochemistry, mammalian cell culture, standard molecular biology techniques and cell-based assays.


 ·       Work as part of a dynamic team to generate and characterize novel AAV gene therapy viral vectors and recombinant proteins

·       Work with the protein engineering team to develop methods and conduct research involving novel protein construct design and production

·       Establish, execute, and analyze cell-based and protein-based in vitro experiments

·       Prepare, write, and present technical data and reports

·       Work as part of a cross-functional team to drive innovation



·       B.S. or equivalent in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Virology or related discipline with a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience

·       Familiarity with biochemical methods, such as construct design, resin and fplc based protein purification, and western blotting

·       Strong mammalian cell culture experience is preferred

·       Experience with design, documentation and execution of experiments 

·       Must be detail oriented, well organized, and have strong communication skills

·       Independently motivated with strong problem-solving skills

·       Ability to be highly productive in a fluid and fast-paced work environment
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