Co-op – Research Informatics

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Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
  • Familiarity with Electronic Laboratory Notebooks and/or Laboratory Information Management Systems
  • Currently enrolled in Bachelor's degree/Master’s degree in computer science or bachelor’s/Master’s degree in chemistry or biology and significant work experience in the IT domain
  • Previous exposure or prior co-op experience in life sciences organizations is preferred
  • Experience working with relational databases, comfortable writing SQL queries
  • Familiarity with python scripting for data analysis and data parsing is nice to have
  • Ability to understand the needs of the business and commitment to deliver the best user experience and adoption
  • Deep analytical skills and logical thinking to identify and resolve technical issues
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, small, fast-paced team environment where results are achieved through influence and the incorporation of multiple points of view
  • Familiarity with lab workflows, process, and scientific applications is necessary
  • Familiarity in developing ELN templates, workflows, protocols, custom fields, and associated report methods by following coding standards and best practices
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to influence across multiple functions
  • Strong business acumen, critical thinking, along with technical and problem-solving skills
  • Work closely with business subject matter experts to develop LIMS workflows proposals
  • Contributes to the development of the functional strategy as a subject matter expert
  • Anticipates internal and external business challenges and recommends creative solutions
  • Develop user requirements and vendor/software selection criteria for enterprise software and technology solutions (Write SOP, User Guides, Training Material, Test Plans, Validation Rules doc)
  • Manage internal documentation related to implementation, support, and maintenance of laboratory informatics systems
  • Support the LIMS/ELN environment
  • Participate Test and Validation Scripts in execution

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.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts



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