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Associate Scientist/Senior Associate Scientist – iPSC

 

Apply for the Associate Scientist position opening at Casma Therapeutics.


Senior Research Associate/Associate Scientist - iPSC

Apply for the Senior Associate Scientist position opening at Casma Therapeutics.


Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs, Medical Writing

Blueprint Medicines is a global precision therapy company that invents life-changing therapies for people with cancer and hematologic disorders. We are looking to hire for a Associate Director of Regulatory affairs/Medical Writing. The Associate Director (MW) is responsible for clinical strategic document expertise across the global regulatory marketed and development portfolio. This individual will support and guide all clinical regulatory documents to be included in eCTD submissions and other global health authority (HA) submission types, including all original applications, information requests, amendments, responses, and all other clinical submission types. This person will supervise regulatory writing vendors to manage submission documents and ensure the science-supported clinical messaging is clear and concise and is fully aligned with program team strategy. This individual will collaborate with cross functional teams providing timelines and overall medical writing document management activities. The MW will provide regulatory system and authoring template assessments to further develop and enhance the regulatory writing processes, deliver high-quality submission-ready documents to contribute to Blueprint Medicines overall company objectives. More information for the Associate Director.


Senior Manager/Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs, Operations

Blueprint Medicines is a global precision therapy company that invents life-changing therapies for people with cancer and hematologic disorders. We are looking to hire for a Senior Manager/Associate Director tor the Regulatory Affairs team. The Senior Manager/Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs, Operations is responsible for managing global health authority eCTD submissions for various regions to advance Blueprint Medicines regulatory portfolio and development pipeline. This person will use systems, processes, cross-functional teamwork, and vendor management to ensure timely delivery of business priorities and regulatory results. More information for the Senior Manager position.


Professor, Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Boston University invites applications for a Professor of the Practice position beginning in July 2021. The successful candidate will be responsible for, and committed to, delivering excellent courses at all levels in Mechanical Engineering, with particular emphasis on advanced courses in engineering design as it relates to manufacturing, product development, and robotics. Applicants for the position must have a Masters or Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related field. Only individuals with exceptional and unique experiences in industrial or clinical settings that match the teaching needs of the department will be considered for the position. Demonstrated excellence in teaching applicable courses will be considered advantageous, although individuals with a track record of public speaking and industrial leadership will also be entertained. More information for the Professor position.


R&D Intern (Formulation), Lyndra Therapeutics

For the Formulation Intern position, we are seeking a motivated intern who is passionate about changing how patients take medicine. The Formulation Development group uses theoretical principles of chemistry, materials science, and bioengineering coupled with empirical studies to identify and characterize drug delivery components of Lyndra's oral dosage form. Additionally, we aid the process and manufacturing operations of these identified compositions. The intern will report to a Formulation Scientist and work cross-functionally to gain experience across these technical areas and operations. Find more information about this position here.


R&D Co-op (Platform Discovery Engineer), Lyndra Therapeutics

Lyndra Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that has developed the first ultra-long acting pill that lasts a week or longer and can provide a wide range of medicines in a familiar oral capsule form.For the Platform Discovery Engineer Co-op position, we are looking for a motivated co-op who is passionate about changing how patients take medicine. The co-op will work under two engineers spanning the process development and exploratory technologies groups. The main projects will revolve around optimizing the processes we use to create and assemble the various components of Lyndra's novel oral dosage form, as well as the characterization of the platform. The R&D Co-op will work cross-functionally among different teams and will gain experience in a variety of unit operations: hot melt extrusion, infrared welding, cryo-milling, injection molding, 3D printing. Experience with any of these operations is not required but would be a plus. Find more information here.


R&D Co-op (Analytical Research & Development), Lyndra Therapeutics

Lyndra Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that has developed the first ultra-long acting pill that lasts a week or longer and can provide a wide range of medicines in a familiar oral capsule form.We are seeking a motivated Co-Op to assist with research and development activities in the Analytical Research and Development group. The Analytical Research and Development group is an integral part of Lyndra Therapeutics. The group is responsible for developing, validating, and executing analytical methods, including HPLC, Dissolution / In Vitro Release, Gel Permeation Chromatography etc., for evaluation of the purity, potency, and in vitro release performance of Lyndra dosage forms. Other important applicant skills include Hands-on manufacturing operations skills, the ability to follow and execute instructions, and attention to detail. Find more information here.


Regulatory Affairs Intern, Lyndra Therapeutics

Lyndra Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that has developed the first ultra-long acting pill that lasts a week or longer and can provide a wide range of medicines in a familiar oral capsule form. We are seeking an intern to join the Regulatory Affairs/ Quality Assurance (Good Manufacturing Practices - GMP) department. The role will focus on supporting Regulatory Strategy and Operations and will have the opportunity to support the RA organization, program strategies, health authority meeting preparations, and exposure to Program Management and Quality. In this position candidates will assist in the preparation of RA documents and in Assist in the development and/or revision, implementation, and maintenance of policies/ SOPs/ forms to ensure they reflect current practices and are in compliance with FDA and other regulatory requirements and guidance. Learn more about this position here.


Manufacturing Co-op/Intern, Lyndra Therapeutics

Lyndra Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that has developed the first ultra-long acting pill that lasts a week or longer and can provide a wide range of medicines in a familiar oral capsule form. Reporting to the Manufacturing Engineer, the co-op/intern will primarily assist with polymer processing via hot-melt extrusion, drying/moisture content studies, and analytical/mechanical testing of Lyndra’s proprietary drug delivery formulations. Applicants will require technical background related to polymer processing, chemical or mechanical production, and/or appropriate experience in manufacturing. Other important applicant skills include Hands-on manufacturing operations skills, the ability to follow and execute instructions, and attention to detail. Find more information here.


Associate, Novo Ventures

Novo Ventures is seeking an Associate to support the public equity investing activities of the team in our San Francisco office. The Novo Ventures team is responsible for advising Novo Holdings, a leading global life science investor, on investments in emerging life science companies. A successful candidate will support the public equities Partners in conducting due diligence on potential investment ideas and management of the portfolio. Our public investing activities implement a long-only strategy focused on midcap biotech and MedTech companies driven by science, data, and a long-term view. Efforts in this area are primarily focused on pre-clinical and clinical-stage biotechnology companies as well as high growth revenue stage medical technology opportunities. For more information about this opportunity click here


Senior Director/Vice President, Therapy Area Lead

Blueprint medicine is a leading company in the personalized medicine revolution by focusing on delivering new medicines that are targeted to the genetic driver of disease. We are looking to hire candidates for the position of Director/ Vice president/ Therapy Area Lead. The Therapy Area Lead (TAL) will be a strategic franchise leader, responsible for establishing the long-term vision, setting strategy, and achieving strong execution across a franchisee of multiple clinical-stage programs. Reporting to the SVP, Head of Portfolio Strategy, the TAL will champion critical portions of Blueprint Medicines’ portfolio with significant executive visibility and potential for patient impact globally. For more information about this opportunity click here


Medical Science Liaison, Pacific Northwest, Rare Disease/Oncology

Blueprint medicine is a leading company in the personalized medicine revolution by focusing on delivering new medicines that are targeted to the genetic driver of disease. We are looking to hire candidates for the position of Medical Science Liaison. This position is a field-based scientific and clinical expert who strategically supports the medical objectives of Blueprint Medicines’ development programs. The MSL is responsible for identifying, developing, and managing peer-to-peer relationships with a variety of healthcare providers, including oncologists, pathologists, and allergists/immunologists, as well as basic scientists, in academic and community practices. For more information about this opportunity click here


Medical Science Liaison, Washington D.C. Metro, Rare Disease/Oncology

Blueprint medicine is a leading company in the personalized medicine revolution by focusing on delivering new medicines that are targeted to the genetic driver of disease. We are looking to hire candidates for the position of Medical Science Liaison. This position is a field-based scientific and clinical expert who strategically supports the medical objectives of Blueprint Medicines’ development programs. The MSL is responsible for identifying, developing, and managing peer-to-peer relationships with a variety of healthcare providers, including oncologists, pathologists, and allergists/immunologists, as well as basic scientists, in academic and community practices. For more information about this opportunity click here


Administrative Intern

Harvard WIT+ seeks an intern who will work directly with the Harvard WIT+ co-chairs to provide a wide range of administrative assistance for our monthly events, website and monthly digest, and our mentoring program. The intern will work both independently and in collaboration with Harvard WIT+ staff volunteers from across the university. Interested candidates should be independently motivated with a demonstrated interest in advancing diversity, equity and belonging who are comfortable with working under minimal supervision. This paid internship is, working 15 hours a week during business hours (flexible based on the intern’s schedule). This is a temporary position and ideally the intern would be able to commit to a year, summer included. For more information about this opportunity click here


Investment Associate

The Engine is looking for a motivated, collaborative, analytical and entrepreneurial individual to join our team as an Investment Associate. We believe that by building a team that is diverse across many dimensions, we will be able to identify and support the best Tough Tech companies in the world as they solve big global challenges. The ideal candidate has a technical education (sciences, engineering, etc.) with meaningful professional experience in industry, research, corporate finance or consulting. Learn more about this opportunity here


Principal/Sr. Scientist, Team Lead - Biodistribution; AAV Engineering 

Dyno Therapeutics is reshaping the gene therapy landscape through AI-powered vectors. Measurement of capsid properties in vivo is central to Dyno’s platform goal of engineering best-in-class AAV gene therapy vectors. In leading this functional team, you will be responsible for measuring the results of high-throughput library screens and you will lead the development and expansion of Dyno’s in vivo screening capabilities as we grow. Learn more about this opportunity here


Principal/Sr. Scientist, Team Lead - Vector Production; AAV Engineering 

Dyno Therapeutics is reshaping the gene therapy landscape through AI-powered vectors. Efficient production of high-quality vectors remains a critical barrier to realizing the potential of gene therapy, and production of libraries of AAV capsids is central to Dyno’s platform screening strategy. In leading this functional team, you will be responsible for the operation of vector production workflows, measuring capsid properties in high-throughput, supporting the development of novel library designs, and leading the expansion of capabilities to produce high quality AAV vectors at scale. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Principal/Sr. Scientist, Program Lead - Gene Therapy; AAV Engineering

Dyno Therapeutics is reshaping the gene therapy landscape through AI-powered vectors. Dyno’s platform is expanding to support Capsid discovery across an array of therapeutic areas. As a Program lead, your role will be to plan and execute the capsid engineering strategy for a focus area such as the CNS, liver, muscle, kidney or eye, with the goal of discovering capsids with transformative potential for delivering gene therapies. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Business Development Manager – North America

Optibrium is a fast-growing global technology company dedicated to providing elegant software solutions and artificial intelligence technologies for drug discovery. To support our growth in North America, we are expanding our US Business Development team. We are recruiting a sales executive with a chemistry, biology, or related life science background. Experience from a role in business development or inside sales is beneficial. As a member of our commercial team, you will be responsible for the full business development lifecycle: proactively finding and following up on leads, running the sales process and managing your accounts; growing our customer base and meeting revenue targets for the region. Find out more in the full job posting here.


Senior Alliance Manager

The Senior Alliance Manager position at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a high impact, hands-on leadership role with responsibility for significant elements of program strategy and alliance management. This role requires a talented individual with proven expertise in scientific evaluation and portfolio management. With a focus across both academia and industry, the Senior Alliance Manager will also provide deep pre-clinical and/or clinical scientific leadership to the scientific collaboration in the oncology therapeutic area, as well as leadership in the management of budget, intellectual property, and milestones for each research program. See the job posting here.


Business Development Manager - Innovations

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) in Boston, Massachusetts is a world-class, Harvard-affiliated cancer research and patient care institute. Dana-Farber seeks a Business Development (BD) Manager who will support Dana-Farber’s clinical care, research, and education mission. The person will work with the broader Innovation BD team to form, manage and sustain strategic alliances based on DFCI’s research and care delivery. The manager will work with faculty to develop plans for deploying and monetizing DFCI’s know-how and intellectual capital, and identify novel opportunities for enhancing research funding through relationships with industry partners. DFCI’s approach for actively engaging industry provides room to innovate in therapeutics, technology, and clinical care. See the job posting here.


Business Development Associate - Innovations

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) in Boston, Massachusetts is a world-class, Harvard-affiliated cancer research and patient care institute. Dana-Farber seeks a Business Development (BD) Associate who will support Dana-Farber’s clinical care, research, and education missions. The person will work with the broader Innovation BD team to form strategic alliances based on DFCI’s research and care delivery, develop research and plans for deploying and monetizing DFCI’s know-how and intellectual capital, and identify novel opportunities for enhancing research funding through relationships with industry partners. See the job posting here.


Technician II (Formulation - HTS)

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) in Iowa is seeking a Technician II (Formulation - HTS). The position is responsible for handling products that fall outside of standard processing paths on an individual basis. This position will develop a plan and carry out necessary tasks to ensure the product meets customer expectations. See the job posting here.


Lab Technician II

Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. (IDT) is in the business of moving science forward, and we are growing at a rapid pace! As of June 12, 2020, IDT has produced primer and probe kits sufficient to enable approximately 35 million tests to be conducted in the US pursuant to the CDC EUA testing protocol. We are currently looking to hire across the organization, offering a large variety of shifts from days, mid-days, overnights, weekends, and everything in between! Our entry-level scientific lab-based positions are split between three sub-titles, Synthesis, Purification, and Formulation. See the job posting here.


Research Associate

Concerto Biosciences is building a healthier world where microbial ecology enables advanced medicines and environmentally-conscious agricultural practices. We invite you to join our R&D team as a Research Associate and accelerate our goal to discover microbial Ensembles—microbial cocultures that perform beneficial functions. You will help us build a microbial biobank from human skin samples, characterize the microbes in this biobank, assist with high-throughput screening experiments using Concerto’s novel technology, and design and perform molecular biology and microbiology experiments to characterize microbial Ensembles discovered during screening. Find more information here.


Sr Associate Scientist/Scientist – Genetic Diseases

Seismic is supporting the growth of an early-stage biotech startup. They are seeking an exceptional researcher to join their team as a Senior Associate Scientist/Scientist to evaluate candidate therapies for the treatment of genetic diseases. The ideal candidate is a molecular and/or cellular biologist with experience in hepatocyte culture and using cellular and animal models of genetic disease to evaluate RNA, gene therapy, or gene editing therapeutic candidates. The ideal candidate has at least a bachelor’s degree in a biology-related field with relevant in vitro and in vivo laboratory experience in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry. Find more information here.


Sr Research Associate–Delivery Sciences

We are seeking an exceptional researcher for an exciting RNA therapeutics startup. As Research Associate, you will develop our best-in-class proprietary RNA expression and delivery platform. The ideal candidate is a motivated individual that can execute experiments with efficiency and creativity. They will support the design and execution of experiments; possess strong oral and written communication capabilities; demonstrate excellent collaboration & interpersonal skills; and be adept at problem-solving in a fast-paced environment. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Scientific Outreach Associate

As the Scientific Outreach Associate, you will work under the Customer Success department and report to the VP of BD & Customer Success. Your day-to-day will involve interfacing with scientists through phone calls, video calls, emails, and candidate sourcing sites. You will be responsible for reviewing and assessing each candidate and their skills, and guide them through Scismic’s onboarding process. For more information click here.


Scientific Outreach Specialist

As the Scientist Outreach Specialist, you will work under the Customer Success department and report to the VP of BD & Customer Success. Your day-to-day will involve independently identifying key skills and expertise required for roles posted on Scismic. You will drive efforts to engage with Scismic's community partners to maximize our reach to a diverse group of scientists and their access to these roles. With the help of our Scientific Outreach Associate, you will review and assess each candidate and their skills and guide them through Scismic’s onboarding process. You will be interfacing with scientists through phone calls, video calls, emails, and job platforms. For more information, click here.


Senior Project Manager, Scientific Communications - Contractor

Sumitomo Dainippon is looking to hire a Sr. Project manager for Scientific communications. As a critical member of the Medical Affairs team, this role is responsible for the strategic planning and execution of high-quality scientific communication deliverables. This position will report to Head of Medical Affairs. More information can be found here.


Senior Scientist Medicinal Chemistry

Cedilla is a private biotechnology company developing targeted small molecule medicines for the treatment of cancer and other diseases caused by protein dysregulation. We are looking for a scientist with broad expertise in medicinal chemistry and small molecule drug discovery. You will help lead our internal programs from target selection and hit finding through to clinical candidate selection. Intellectual and scientific curiosity, flexibility, personal motivation and drive are key attributes for all members of our team. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Director of Research & Analytics

The Engine is seeking a collaborative, naturally-curious, analytical, motivated leader to join the team and lead our Research and Analytics function. This function works collaboratively with our investment and platform teams, with portfolio companies, and on internal Engine research that contributes to publications and other content put into the world by The Engine to build and support the Tough Tech ecosystem. The Director of R&A leads and coordinates their own team and reports to the Platform Partner. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Senior Computational Biologist & Mammalian Geneticist

Ginkgo is constructing, editing, and redesigning the living world in order to answer the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials, and more. There is a new job opening for a Senior Computational Biologist & Mammalian Geneticist in the company. In this position, you will support Ginkgo's mammalian cell engineering programs by designing and analyzing high-throughput experiments. You’ll also develop novel computational tools to expand Ginkgo's genetic engineering platform. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Senior Scientist, NGS

Ginkgo Bioworks' mission is to make biology easier to engineer. They are looking for a dedicated Senior Scientist to join their NGS Team. Critical to this role is a strong background in diverse applications of NGS, as well as expertise in molecular biology across a range of input materials and species. They will look to you to help design experimental plans, make process improvements, and guide the future development of our NGS capabilities. To learn more about this opportunity, click this link


Technician II - Manufacturing & Operations (Evergreen requisition)

Manufacturing & Operations team at Integrated DNA technologies is looking to hire several positions for entry-level, scientific lab-based Technicians. The role of these Technician II positions are split between three sub-functions, Synthesis, Purification, and Formulation. These roles are a part of an Evergreen requisition designed to gather talent for current or future open positions. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest in a lab-based job function within Integrated DNA Technologies. Your application will be reviewed by a Talent Acquisition team member. A member of the team will reach out to learn more about your career interests, and how that may best fit with Integrated DNA Technologies careers. To learn more about this opportunity, click this link for job descriptions. 


Chief Financial Officer

Gingko Bioworks is looking for seasoned CFO with IPO and public market experience. Gingko Bioworks is a 350 people strong company with multiple joint ventures and currently has five foundries. The CFO will play a critical role in driving the future of the company and will be a visible strategic leader, building a high-performance finance team that can execute the company’s vision for both organic and inorganic growth. They will also provide leadership beyond the boundaries of a traditional financial officer, influencing the business and operations, and balancing strategic initiatives with detail-oriented and efficient processes. The position reports to the Chief Executive Officer. For more information, visit the job posting here.


Scientist -Toxicology

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Scientist in Toxicology at our recently dedicated San Diego Research Site. The candidate will serve as a project team representative responsible for the design, interpretation, reporting, and presentation of nonclinical safety studies/programs. The candidate will also interact and provide guidance to other functional areas regarding the necessary types of studies and the impact of findings from nonclinical safety studies on project progression. For more information, please see the job posting.


Entry Level Technician II (Scientific Manuf. Ops.) - Overnight Shift (EVERGREEN)

Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. (IDT) is in the business of moving science forward. We are scientists working for scientists. Our innovative tools and solutions for genomics applications are breaking down barriers and inspiring others to dream big and achieve breakthroughs. This is an Evergreen requisition designed to gather talent for current or future open positions. Your application will be reviewed by a Talent Acquisition, and a member of the team will reach out to learn more about your career interests, and how that may best fit with Integrated DNA Technologies careers. For more information, please see the job posting.


Consulting Safety Officer (CSO)

Safety Partners, Inc. is searching for people interested in a career in Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS). We are looking for suitable candidates for Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) positions. A Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) educates our clients on the regulatory and workplace safety requirements needed for their tailored EHS program. Developing and implementing customized programs in hazard communication, biosafety, chemical safety, emergency preparedness, and radiation safety allows CSOs to interact with visionaries, researchers, and senior management at Massachusetts’ leading life science firms in a fast-paced, highly varied environment. In this position, you will have the continual opportunity to create, implement, and maintain EHS programs for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. For more information on this job posting, click here.


Technician Consulting Safety Officer 

Safety Partners, Inc. is looking for people who are service-oriented with a personable, positive attitude. As a Technician Consulting Safety Officer (tCSO) you will have the opportunity to provide technical EHS support for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. In this role, you will work in conjunction with a Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) providing hands-on client support to implement, facilitate, and maintain client-specific EHS programs. More information about this position is available here.


Quality, Research and Training Specialist

At Safety Partners, the QRT (Quality, Research and Training) group is knowledge, quality, and consistency management of services and EHS program implementation. To support these efforts, the QRT department is responsible for continually monitoring and disseminating information on evolving regulations, advances in best practices surrounding safety program delivery, the onboarding and mentorship of new consultants, development of internal and external trainings. Learn more about the QRT Specialist position here.


Scientist II, Cellular Process Development for Sickle Cell Disease Program

bluebird bio’s Cellular Process Development team for Sickle Cell Disease is a group of birds in Pharmaceutical Sciences designing processes to manufacture high quality stem cells in an innovative and scalable way for our patients. They develop the gene therapy manufacturing platform and chaperone it from pre-clinical to commercial manufacturing phases in collaboration with other teams across Pharmaceutical Sciences, Research and Clinical. Apply Now


Computational Biologist & Bacterial Geneticist

Ginkgo is constructing, editing, and redesigning the living world in order to answer the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials, and more. They are seeking a Computational Biologist & Bacterial Geneticist to support Ginkgo’s organism engineering programs by designing and analyzing high-throughput experiments. This person will help to expand Ginkgo’s genetic engineering platform with the development of novel computational tools. Apply Now


Communications, HR, Patient Support, and Product Management

If you're ready to restart your career after a caregiving break, EMD Serono in Rockland, MA has partnered with nonprofit Path Forward to offer paid, 16-week returnships in communications, HR, patient support, and product management. Gain professional development, experience, and support as you on-ramp back into your career. Apply now