Associate Scientist / Senior Associate Scientist

LNP Process Science

Posted on 6/8/2024

Generation Bio

Generation Bio

51-200 employees

Developing genetic medicines with non-viral delivery



Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
  • Minimum of B.S. with a minimum of 2 years experience or an M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutics, Materials Science, Polymer Chemistry, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field.
  • Experience in drug product formulation and process development of nanoparticles. Specific experience with lipid nanoparticles is preferred.
  • Familiarity with process engineering principles and Design of Experiment (DOE) statistical tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Results-driven with excellent attention to details.
  • Proven ability to effectively plan and organize complex work activities and prioritize task completion to meet schedules and deadlines.
  • Design and execute experiments to optimize the drug product formulation process using both nucleotides and lipid nanoparticles (LNPs).
  • Support the production and characterization of LNP formulations targeted for research and pre-clinical programs.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional departments to aid in the development and evaluation of LNP formulations for product delivery.
  • Understand processes to enable representative LNP production at all scales.
  • Maintain thorough electronic lab notebooks and ensure completion of all appropriate protocols and documentation.
  • Communicate findings internally and present results broadly in cross-functional meetings.

Generation Bio

Company Stage


Total Funding



Cambridge, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth