Research Associate

Somerville, Massachusetts

Type: Contract-to-Hire

Category: Scientific & Clinical

Job ID: 145390

Date Posted: 09/11/2019

Research Associate


  • BA/BS Degree in a Scientific field with 1+ year of industry experience
  • Experience with aseptic technique and mammalian cell culture is required
  • Experience with cell-based assays and flow cytometry is required
  • Experience with ELISA, MSD, Luminex, enzymatic assays and western blot is highly desired
  • Experience with assay development and validation is desired
  • Experience with GLP and cGMP is desired
  • Experience with CRISPR a big plus


  • Assist in the development and validation of new assays.
  • General laboratory tasks including buffer preparation, sample logging and handing, shipping samples to or for clients, equipment maintenance, lab maintenance, and ordering supplies
  • Perform sample analysis following established SOPs under RUO/GLP/GMP conditions
  • Ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of all laboratory-related processes
  • Providing technical assistance to assigned research staff
  • Providing high-quality documentation of all lab-related activities, including, for example, assay batch record, sample inventory, etc

Location: Somerville, MA 

Duration: 6 Month Contract-to-Hire (will consider Direct Hire for right candidate)