Research Associate-Biomarker Hit to Lead
Full-time position is available immediately. The successful candidate will be responsible for full spectrum of activities involved in Biomarker initial proof of concept. Duties include all aspects of Biomarker development from cell based model readout to transfer of Biomarkers for clinical development. A wide breath of disease understanding is necessary for sample sourcing, cataloging, and biomarker analysis. Supervision and mentorship of other lab personnel is expected.
BS in biology or a related field (MS preferred) and 1-3 years (3+ preferred) of experience with Biomarker R&D is required. High throughput experience desired with understanding of pre-clinical assay development and common molecular techniques that may include but are not limited to ELISA and downstream molecular assays. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills combined with superior and proven track record of technical and organizational skills. Must be able to work in team-oriented environment and demonstrate attention to detail and record keeping. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required for preparation of reports to management. In addition, ability to prepare manuscripts for presentation, publication, and regulatory requirements is preferred.
Competitive compensation and benefit package included.
Berg Pharma is a Boston based company that employs a novel approach to systems biology and utilizes systems engineering and bioinformatic modules to cross-validate biological output. The Berg Interogatve Biology Platform allows for rapid and precise identification of therapeutic and biomarker candidates for drug discovery and development. The company uses network biology templates to mine disease pathophysiology.