Senior or Principal Associate Scientist, Oncology Biology

Senior/Principal Associate Scientist, Oncology Biology
Cambridge, MA

Our client is a privately held oncology discovery company in Cambridge with over $300M in financing, well recognized founders, and innovative opening clinical trials. We are seeking a Senior/Principal Associate Scientist, Oncology Biology to join their biology team. If you’re interested, please contact tricia@hireminds.com to apply and interview soon.

The role:

  • Develop and perform cellular and molecular biology assays to evaluate drug activity and MOA
  • Contribute to transition of lead to development candidate status and IND-enabling experimentation
  • Accurately record, analyze, and present data to team and company leadership
  • Collaborate across functional teams to efficiently identify drug candidates and move them to the clinic

Your profile:

  • B.S. or M.S. in cancer biology or related field with at least 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture and cell-based assays is required
  • Experience with protein detection (western blot) and molecular biology techniques (RNA extraction, qPCR) is required
  • Experience carrying out high-throughput HiBiT and NanoBRET assays is highly desirable