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Analytical Chemist II
Posted on 9/2/2022
Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Operate our in house Liquid/Gas chromatography methods for quantitative and qualitative analysis of target analytes
  • Engage in troubleshooting and maintenance of instrumentation when data is out of spec or instruments fail
  • Participate in the implementation of quality controls to our assays to ensure low CV and high reproducibility
  • Utilize in house LIMS and data capture pipelines to efficiently deliver high quality data within expected turnaround times and quality specs
  • Utilize our fleet of Hamilton liquid handling robotics to execute on high throughput analytical sample prep
  • Work with other members of the analytical chemistry team to drive standardization, quality processes and documentation towards improving our analytical infrastructure
Desired Qualifications
  • BS in analytical chemistry, chemistry, chemical engineering, or equivalent degree
  • Minimum of 2 years industry experience in analytical chemistry utilizing liquid or gas chromatography to deliver quantitative results
  • Prior knowledge of rudimentary analytical statistics (standard deviations, coefficients of variance, regression analysis, etc.)
  • Prior experience working with automated and/or high throughput liquid handlers (Hamilton, LC autosamplers, automated workcells, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience implementing quality controls in wet lab processes
  • Experience working within a cross functional environment
  • Knowledge of LEAN (or other organizational methodologies) to improve process efficiency and quality a plus
Ginkgo Bioworks

501-1,000 employees

Biological engineering products developer
Company Overview
Ginkgo Bioworks’ mission is to make biology easier to engineer. The company designs custom microorganisms for customers across multiple industries.
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Comprehensive health and parental leave benefits
  • Flexible work options
  • Commuter benefits
  • State-of-the-art labs, work spaces, and conference rooms
  • Competitive 401K contribution
Company Core Values
  • Fostering a diverse & inclusive environment
  • Promoting individual growth & career development
  • Encouraging creativity & innovation
  • Celebrating passion & drive
  • Keeping Ginkgo weird
  • Caring how our platform is used