Spring 2024 Co-op: Research Systems Informatics
Posted on 9/7/2023
Prime Medicine

51-200 employees

Gene editing biotechnology company
Company Overview
Prime Medicine's mission is to transform the lives of patients with debilitating diseases through the application of our groundbreaking Prime Editing platform and technology. The company uses Prime Editing, a next-generation gene editing approach that they believe can address the genetic cause of disease and potentially provide patients with long-lasting cures.
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Software Engineering
  • B.S. candidate in Information Systems, Data or Engineering related fields. Science majors who are looking to transition to a non-lab role will also be considered
  • Independently motivated, detail-oriented, and excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate between tech and business terminologies
  • Excellent computer skills and ability to learn new tech
  • Basic understanding of systems and databases
  • Basic understanding of digital technology project phases (requirements gathering, testing, etc.)
  • Learn how to configure and become a practitioner of primary research system (Benchling)
  • Interview scientific stakeholders across Prime to develop process maps
  • Translate process maps into system data models
  • Configure, testing, and troubleshooting of new digital workflows
  • Implementation and adoption of new digital workflows
  • Collaboration with other informatics team members, systems vendors, and consultants
Desired Qualifications
  • Previous experience working within life sciences
  • Previous experience working on systems projects
  • Coding experience (python, java, C++)