Full-Time

Research Associate

Molecular & Cellular Biology

Posted on 6/5/2024

Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Junior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • BS or MS in biology, cell biology, molecular biology, or a related discipline
  • 1-3+ years of experience for MS and 3-5+ years for BA in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry
  • General molecular biology skill set
  • Demonstrated excellence in mammalian cell culture
  • Exposure to the development and execution of cell-based assays
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for learning and an interest in RNA-based therapeutics
Responsibilities
  • Work as part of a collaborative team to develop well- and pool-based screening platforms
  • Participate in the design, execution, and evaluation of medium- and large-scale screens
  • Utilize the screening platform to engineer optimized tRNA sequences for therapeutic applications
  • Independently perform cell and molecular biology techniques
  • Contribute to the identification and testing of new strategies
  • Keep detailed and timely records using an ELN

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

10%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

45%