Full-Time

Scientist/Sr. Scientist

Potency Analytical Development

Posted on 5/3/2024

Beam Therapeutics

Beam Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Pioneering CRISPR base editing genetic medicines

Biotechnology

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • PhD in Immunology, Biological Science, Cell Biology, or related discipline with 2+ years or Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with 10+ years of industry experience
  • Hands-on experience on analytical method development, optimization, qualification, and testing, supporting clinical phase and commercialization
  • Good understanding of ICH Q2 and Q14, with working knowledge on analytical Quality by Design concept
  • Experience with MoA, functional, or potency assay development is preferred
  • Team player with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Independently motivated, detail-oriented scientist with excellent critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent organizational skills towards multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
Responsibilities
  • Perform development, optimization, robustness, and qualification of cellular and molecular assays
  • Analyze, track, and trend data to monitor analytical assays and identify improvements
  • Identify method improvement opportunities and design comparability studies
  • Author and review SOPs, technical reports, and assist in regulatory submissions
  • Contribute to technical transfer of analytical methods
  • Work with cross-functional groups for method development and investigation
  • Mentor and train junior laboratory scientists

Beam Therapeutics is a cutting-edge biopharmaceutical company specializing in CRISPR base editing technology. This innovative approach enables precise, permanent modifications to single bases in DNA and RNA, paving the way for advanced genetic medicines tailored to cure serious diseases. The firm's commitment to precision and potential to offer life-long relief for patients make it an outstanding workplace for professionals passionate about leading transformative healthcare solutions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$689M

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-14%

2 year growth

12%