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Excellent Job Opportunity for the position of Scientist II (5927103)
Ref No.: 17-01494
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 01/10/2017 to 07/10/2017
Job Title: Scientist II
Work Location: Cambridge, MA
Length of Assignment: 6 Months
Client: A Big Pharmaceutical Company

Job Description:
This position is for an enthusiastic scientist who will be involved in the discovery of Client cancer treatments.
Primary responsibilities include:
- design and implementation of a variety of protein biomarker assays in order to understand the effects of Client therapeutics and their mechanism of action;
- keeping careful records of the experiments.

Specific skills:
- strong experience in design, validation and implementation of ELISA and related assays for analysis of biological specimens;
- knowledge of protein characterization methods (gel electrophoresis, Western blotting);
- experience in handling biological samples (tumors, serum, etc.);
- good knowledge of scientific graphing and curve fitting software and general computer literacy (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- experience in protein biomarker research;
- experience in oncology research is a plus.

General skills:
- strong organizational and analytical skills;
- attention to details;
- ability to write technical reports describing the experiments and their outcome;
- strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills;
- ability to work in a team environment.

Master's degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Molecular biology, or related disciplines with 3-5 years of experience or Bachelor's degree with 5-10 years of experience.

Interested candidates can share their most updated resume at or they can reach out to me on #973-967-3412 Ext:3412