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Scientist I

Delivery and Transformation

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Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Entry

Raleigh, NC, USA

Category
Genomics
Biology Lab & Research
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • PhD or equivalent experience in plant biology, molecular biology, biotechnology, genetics or a related field.
Responsibilities
  • Working with a team of scientists to innovate, optimize, and execute various plant delivery and transformation methods.
  • Leading innovative projects to expand upon and enhance the delivery of Arana’s platform technology.
  • Developing and using Agrobacterium, biolistic, nanoparticle, and viral delivery techniques in various plant systems.
  • Establishing assays for evaluating the functionality and efficiency of novel delivery modalities.
  • Identifying key areas for automation of the delivery platform.
  • Presenting scientific findings in cross-functional project team meetings, writing protocols and reports, and documenting results in electronic laboratory notebooks.
  • Providing coaching and mentorship to research associates and junior scientists.
  • Contributing to a dynamic, exciting culture that embraces teamwork and innovation.

Flagship Pioneering fosters a culture of groundbreaking advancements in biotechnology, emphasizing an ecosystem approach that synergizes human health and sustainability. Their business model not only focuses on creating transformative products but also incubates leading companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture, positioning them at the forefront of scientific innovation and industry leadership. This approach offers employees a unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that drives real-world impacts across multiple sectors.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.4B

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

34%