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Associate Scientist II, Gene Therapy Cell Line Technology

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Company :
Biogen

Location :
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Expiry Date :
Tue, 15 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Job_Description We are seeking a creative, driven, and interactive individual to join our Gene Therapy Cell Line Technology team. The candidate will capitalize on their skills in molecular biology to engineer stable cell lines and viral vectors to support development of gene therapy manufacturing platforms. A background in cell biology, bioengineering, or microbiology is highly valued. Experience with molecular cloning, viral vector engineering, and high- throughput mammalian cell culture is preferred. The successful candidate will work efficiently with team members and independently to plan, conduct, analyze, and document experiments to drive innovation in a cutting-edge modality. Qualifications * Team player with ability to execute tasks independently * Skilled molecular biologist (cloning, PCR, plasmid generation) * Experience with mammalian cell culture (aseptic technique, proficiency with suspension cell culture, and experience with high-throughput cell culture desired) * Proven track record of successfully planning, executing, and troubleshooting projects and experiments * Demonstration of strong organizational skills * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Proficient with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint * Experience with viral vectors desired * Experience with inducible promoters and tunable gene regulation preferred Education: BS in biology with 0-2 years of relevant work experience Additional Information We are seeking a creative, driven, and interactive individual to join our Gene Therapy Cell Line Technology team. The candidate will capitalize on their skills in molecular biology to engineer stable cell lines and viral vectors to support development of gene therapy manufacturing platforms. Show moreShow less