We are seeking a Senior Research Associate for our In Vivo Biology group, a part of our Pre-Clinical Pharmacology team, who will be responsible for mouse husbandry and performing of in vivo immunology and oncology models for the characterization, and prioritization of immuno-oncology focused protein therapeutics.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the development and perform in vivo mouse tumor and immunology models
  • Oversee the ordering of mice and husbandry for the facility, meeting all guidelines set forth in the NIH “Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals”
  • Identify and integrate technologies that improve or expand the ability to assess molecules in vivo by working with teammates, collaborators, vendors, and staying abreast of the literature
  • Enter all data into laboratory notebooks and databases on a daily basis and provide weekly progress reports for management review
  • Regular participation and presentation of data at department meetings

Qualifications:

  • BS or BA and 5+ years of relevant laboratory experience or MS with 3+ years or relevant laboratory experience, desirably in a CRO, animal facility, biotechnology or pharmaceutical company
  • Experience performing in vivo oncology models, such as syngeneic tumor models, PDX or humanized models
  • Experience with all aspects of mouse husbandry
  • Experience with pharmacokinetic analyses or animal models of autoimmunity is desirable
  • Goal oriented, organized, capable of prioritizing and working on multiple projects, and able to execute to timelines that meet company goals
  • Work well in a cross functional team environment, both independently as well as be willing to help others
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Driven by a desire to create the next generation of immunotherapy based cancer therapeutics and the vision to offer cancer patients efficacious and tolerable new therapies that extend and improve their lives

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in an innovation driven, exciting biotechnology company doing ground-breaking work in the field of immuno-oncology
  • The opportunity to work within and have a significant impact on a highly motivated team of like-minded people
  • Competitive compensation package including a base salary, annual bonus potential, stock options, 401k, healthcare benefits and paid time-off
  • This is a full-time position in the Cambridge, MA area

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