Research Associate IV
Analytical Chemistry
Posted on 9/19/2023
BioBot Analytics

51-200 employees

Wastewater epidemiology health analytics
Company Overview
BioBot Analytics' mission is to transform wastewater infrastructure into public health observatories. Biobot Analytics develops cutting-edge technology to transform sewers into public health observatories by collecting and analyzing wastewater.
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Lab & Research
Biology & Biotech
  • Bachelor's plus 3-4 years related work experience (LC-MS, GC-MS, LC-HRMS, UV-Vis Spectrophotometry, etc) in a bioanalytical environment
  • Highly skilled in small molecule quantitative HPLC-MS, particularly in applications involving isotope dilution quantitation
  • Well-versed in multiple forms of bioanalytical sample preparation techniques (filtration, SPE, protein precipitation, derivatization, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate complex technical topics to both scientific and non-scientific audiences
  • A collaborative and get-stuff-done attitude
  • Familiarity with ThermoFisher Scientific instruments/TraceFinder software
  • Benchtop stability / metabolism experiment experience
  • Experience mentoring junior scientists
  • Technologically savvy; experience with Google Suite, data manipulation/analysis software, Slack, Smartsheets, ELNs, and LIMS
  • Required standing or sitting for several hours straight at a time
  • Must be able to talk, listen, and speak clearly on telephone and via video conferencing for several hours each day
  • Identify and solve both technical and analytical problems
  • Support and mentor junior scientists in the mastery of analytical chemistry techniques and trouble-shooting
  • Ensure instrumentation and equipment are operational
  • Coordinate with instrument, equipment, and supply vendors to triage problems and schedule maintenance
  • Maintain compound database(s) within instrument software or third party toolkits
  • Examine new consumables or reagents, qualify new equipment and instrumentation, and identify and perform critical process improvements
  • Document summary of day to day operations in LIMS
  • Assist technology transfer team with transferring new assays from R&D to Operations
  • Work safely in a BSL2 laboratory environment and serve as a leader with respect to lab safety
  • Maintain a clean and organized workspace
  • Collaborate with internal teams on cross-functional projects, data interpretation, presentations, etc
  • Other duties as assigned