My name is Crystal Valdez and I represent The Fountain Group. We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking a Research Associate for a prominent client of ours. This position is located in Cambridge, MA. Details for the position are as follows:
- Perform buffer screening and formulation development activities of vaccines. Analyze samples using established bioassays.
- Maintain cell-culture, and perform cell-based bioassays.
- Conduct basic formulation and particle characterization analytics.
- Set up and carry out formulation stability studies in a development.
- Mammalian cell culture experience and performance of cell based bio assays are required. Must possess practical knowledge in passaging cells and maintaining cell banks.
- Experience with formulation support or bioanalytical skills is a plus.
- Experience with vaccines a plus specifically Dengue vaccine is highly desired.
- Possess practical knowledge in formulation, buffer screening and formulation process development activities.
- MS or BS Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or Life Sciences. 1-3 years laboratory experience, experience in particulate formulations and bioassays.