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Title : SA- Scientist I -085
State : Massachusetts   Date : Sep 27, 2018
Experience Level :  
Position Type : Scientist I      
Description
This position is for a leading pharmaceutical company. Below are the details of the engagement. If you are available and interested please send me your updated word resume & your expected hourly rate on W2 ASAP.
Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Work Location: Cambridge, MA


Job Title: Scientist I


Duration:  8+ months (extendable) contract on W2


Duties:


A successful candidate will be responsible for developing and executing molecular and cellular assays and methodologies to support target validation projects as well as drug discovery programs.

The candidate will be responsible for developing, optimizing and implementing functional genomic assays and potentially screen assays for novel target discovery.


Skills:


MS degree in biological science with 3-5 years of experience in the area of molecular and cellular biology

Cell culture of adhesion and suspension cells( including primary cell culture).

Cell based assays (proliferation, apoptosis, cytotoxicity; luciferase reporter assays, Elisa  western blot assay).

DNA and RNA isolation, PCR, RT-PCR and qPCR.

Molecular cloning (recombinant DNA cloning, PCR, plasmid preparation, DNA sequencing analysis, site directed mutagenesis).

Genome editing, Using CRISPR/Cas9 system to KO or KI gene in mammalian cells.

Design and perform siRNA transfection; inducible shRNA lentivirus infection and rescue with shRNA resistant cDNA.

Generation Lentivirus vector, packaging virus, virus titer, transduction mammalian cells and establish stable transgenic line.

Experience in cell imaging

Candidate must be a strong team player with excellent oral and written communication skills and be  able to work independently to design experiments, interpret data, and troubleshoot.


Education:


BS or MS degree in biological science


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Many Thanks,   

Sree Kanth
Associate Recruitment Manager
NewAge Clinical,
A Division of NewAgeSys, Inc.
231 Clarksville Road, Suite 200,
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
Tel#: 609-945-1736, Fax: 609-228-4079
Email: sree@newageclinical.com

Website: http://www.newageclinical.com, www.newagesys.com
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