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Scientist I Scientist I
Ref No.: 18-07075
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Company/Department: Sanofi, Translational Sciences Platform (Biochemistry and Bioanalytics group) in collaboration with Oncology Therapeutic Area. Position: Scientist I. Location: 640 Memorial Dr., Cambridge, Massachusetts. Duration: 12 months with a possibility of extension. Duties This position is for an enthusiastic scientist who will be involved in the discovery of Client cancer treatments. Primary responsibilities include: - development and implementation of protein biomarker immunoassays for understanding the effects of Client therapeutics and their mechanism of action; - keeping careful records of the experiments. Skills Specific skills: - strong experience in design, validation and implementation of protein immunoassays (ELISA, MSD, Luminex, Simoa, etc.) for analysis of biological specimens; - knowledge of protein characterization methods (gel electrophoresis, Simple Western); - experience in handling biological samples (tumors, blood); - good knowledge of scientific data analysis, graphing and curve fitting software (Excel, GraphPad Prism); - 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.