SRA/Associate Scientist I
Cell Biology, In Vivo Target Discovery
Posted on 3/21/2023
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • BS degree with 5+ years of experience or MS degree with 3+ years of experience in cell biology or related field
  • Experience running immunoassays (immunofluorescence, Jess automated western blot and ELISA)
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture
  • Proficient in molecular biology analyses such as qPCR and ddPCR
  • Results-driven with excellent attention to details and ability to independently execute protocols
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, multidisciplinary environment
  • Work collaboratively across the organization to support multiple programs and execute on goals
  • Develop and optimize cell-based assays (primary and immortalized cells) to evaluate editing
  • Plan, perform, and analyze DNA/RNA extraction, qPCR, and ddPCR
  • Develop and optimize protein quantification assays such as Jess automated western blot and ELISA
  • Aid in the formulation and characterization of lipid nanoparticles
  • Establish relevant ex vivo models to determine transfection or transduction and editing
  • Compile and present data, and assist in authoring protocols and technical reports
  • Share responsibility in maintaining lab equipment and reagent inventory
  • Cross-train personnel on technical methods and provide guidance to junior research associates
  • Document all experimental work, supporting information, and data in an electronic lab notebook in a timely manner
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with formulating and working with lipid nanoparticles
Editas Medicine

51-200 employees