Job Postings

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Mechanical and Software Engineers, and Other Opportunities

Spyce is looking for some new engineering hires. We are the world’s first restaurant featuring a robotic kitchen that cooks complex meals. We opened up our first brick and mortar store in the beginning of May and have been serving delicious, healthy meals ever since. We are a small company of nine, and for the first time, we have the chance to put in a focused effort to expand our engineering team. We would like to take this opportunity to focus on creating a diverse culture of thought and backgrounds. We have roles in mechanical engineering, software engineering, and product and project management.

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WEST External Relations and Program Manager

Women in the Enterprise of Science and Technology (WEST) is a non-profit Boston-based organization establishing a learning community to provide women with inspiration, knowledge, and connections to advance their careers in the STEM fields. And we are growing! We are seeking to expand our team to include an External Relations & Program Manager. The Program Manager role will focus on managing and growing relationships with our member base and other key stakeholders. The qualified candidate will be responsible for providing support to the marketing and programmatic activities of WEST across multiple platforms (social media, newsletter, blog, calendar, etc.) and be a local point of contact for members, sponsors, and the WEST Board of Directors. The candidate will be a public face for the organization by representing WEST at our Boston area events and coordinating our amazing group of volunteers.

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Director of the UMass Innovation Institute

The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for the position of Director for the UMass Innovation Institute (UMII). This position is responsible for all aspects of UMII including strategic direction, operations, and coordination with related offices across campus. A central mission of UMII is to serve as a portal for industrial collaborations. The Director works with industry, faculty, and staff to develop and manage industrial partnerships, and to coordinate and execute industrial contracts and agreements.

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Polymer Consultant 

Veryst Engineering, LLC, a dynamic and growing engineering consulting firm in the Boston area, is currently seeking a full time consultant to assist in developing advanced testing and simulation methodologies for polymeric materials.

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Alliance Manager 

Harvard’s Corporate Alliances team maximizes the value of our industry alliances by ensuring productive collaborative relationships between the Harvard faculty and our industry partners. The Corporate Alliance group within Harvard’s Office of Technology Development (OTD) is seeking an Alliance Manager who will proactively manage selected industry sponsored research projects with the goal of maximizing the value of these sponsored projects through effective project-level management. 

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Strategic Partnerships Associate

The Office of Technology Development at Harvard has a position with two primary components: Assist in the management of corporate strategic alliances, through which companies sponsor research projects at Harvard in engineering and the physical sciences. Assist in a wide range of activities that support Harvard’s mission of commercializing technologies arising from our labs. These activities will also focus on technologies in engineering and the physical sciences.

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Director of Technology Commercialization 

Harvard is hiring a key senior member of the OTD team supporting the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University (Wyss) in its efforts to translate cutting edge bio-inspired engineering innovations into commercial outcomes. This position will drive a cross-functional team approach to transforming business development opportunities into licensing and industry collaboration deals (with startups and larger companies) for technology developed at the Wyss, a dynamic, complex, mission-driven, multi-stakeholder organization. 

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Scientist, Translational Sciences

CAMP4 is a well-funded new biotechnology company, located at One Kendall Square. CAMP4 is leveraging a proprietary gene regulation platform to discover medicines to treat a broad range of human diseases.  We are seeking a highly motivated, creative scientist to join a team focused on translating breakthrough discoveries in gene regulation to create new medicines. 

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Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry

Blueprint Medicines’ mission is to dramatically improve the lives of patients with genomically defined diseases. Blueprint Medicines is seeking a motivated scientist with a BS, MS or PhD degree to engage in medicinal chemistry programs that lead to the identification of drug candidates for clinical development. The individual should possess strong core competency in modern synthetic organic synthesis and medicinal chemistry.

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Research Associate

CAMP4 is a well-funded new biotech company that is leveraging a proprietary gene regulation platform to discover medicines to treat a broad range of human diseases.  CAMP4 seeking a highly motivated individual to join a team focused on translating novel platform discoveries into drug development initiatives addressing areas of significant unmet need. 

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Investigator, Medicinal Chemistry

Silicon Therapeutics is an integrated computational drug discovery company focused on developing novel medicines for diseases with targets that are currently considered to be challenging for traditional approaches. The discovery team is seeking a highly skilled and motivated medicinal chemist to work with the chemistry program leads on the synthesis and characterization of bioactive small molecules.

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Senior and Principal Research Associates

Leap Oncology is an exciting Boston-based start-up focused on discovering and developing oncology therapeutics using predictive functional technologies. Leap Oncology is seeking an independent, highly motivated BS/MS-level research associate to join the growing biology team.

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Executive Assistant to the CEO and Executive Team

CAMP4 is a well-funded new biotechnology company leveraging a proprietary gene regulation platform to discover medicines to treat a broad range of human diseases.  Reporting directly to the President and CEO, the Executive Assistant provides executive support in a one-on-one working relationship. The Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the CEO.

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Senior Research Associate, Biology

Silicon Therapeutics, an integrated computational drug discovery company is seeking a motivated and capable individual to execute biochemical and cell based in vitro experiments in our new biology / chemistry laboratory. This person will work closely with biology project leaders to design and execute assays in different areas of molecular and cell biology. 

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Associate Director/Director of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Join Leap Oncology, a dynamic early-stage Boston oncology biotechnology company seeking a highly motivated and creative team member to analyze big data from high-throughput and high-content screens to drive predictive medicine. 

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Research Associate, Biochemistry and Biophysics

Silicon Therapeutics, an integrated computational drug discovery company is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and capable individual with experience in recombinant protein production, protein crystallization, in vitro biochemical assay development and biophysics. This person will work closely with project leaders and other members of the biology group to produce highly pure proteins, support structural biology efforts, design and execute a variety of in vitro biochemical assays and provide biophysical characterization.

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Cell Biologist/Project Leader

Leap Oncology is seeking an independent, highly motivated Cell Biologist to lead one or more projects. The successful candidate will design, perform and analyze experiments using primary tumor samples to identify sensitive sub-populations of patients, validate targets, and help expand our platform. An in-depth knowledge of oncological pathways is preferred; experience working with primary biopsies and/or HTS of samples is desirable.  

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Senior Program Manager / Program Manager, Clinical Quality Assurance

Takeda in Cambridge has an opening for a Senior Program Manager / Program Manager, Clinical  Quality Assurance. At Takeda, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. The position will be working on the R&D Quality Assurance team, you will be empowered to develop audit programs and represent the team at GCP QA meetings.

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Specialist, Research Operations

Moderna in Cambridge, MA has an opening for a Specialist of Research Operations responsible for ensuring daily operational excellence across the Research Platform.  The qualified candidate will take on responsibilities including Platform Leadership Team and Scientific Advisory Board logistical support, review cycle management for key research initiatives, and special project execution.

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Lecturer - Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Lowell seeks a full-time faculty member at the rank of Lecturer with expertise in Biomedical Engineering to coordinate and teach courses geared towards Biomedical Engineering majors. 

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Robotics and Autonomous Systems

UMass Lowell is a Carnegie Doctoral High Research (RU/H) university ranked in the top tier of US News' National Universities, and is strategically located 30 miles northwest of Boston. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is seeking to hire several full-time tenure-track faculty at the ranks of Assistant, Associate Professor, or Full Professor. They are looking for people to teach classes to support the undergraduate and graduate programs, develop new courses, advise and recruit graduate students, and develop a robust, externally funded research program in the area of Robotics and Autonomous Systems: biomechanics, soft robotics, compliant robots for manufacturing, advanced networked control systems, multi-agent dynamic systems, cooperative robotics, cyber-physical systems, exoskeletons.

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Business Lead / Consultant / Entrepreneur with Potential as Startup CEO 

We are looking for an experienced business person with strong transactional and strategy background to work with an RI startup in the area of pain diagnostics spun out by a neuroscience faculty member at Rhode Island Hospital - a primary teaching hospital of Brown University Medical School. This startup has a strong (non-invasive medical device) IP portfolio with potential to be disruptive in the field of diagnosing and potentially treating pain across major markets.  

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Consulting Safety Officers

Safety Partners, Inc. is searching for people interested in a career in Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS). We provide EHS for almost every life science company in greater Boston. For nearly 25 years over 400 companies have turned to Safety Partners to provide best-in-class safety programs. If you are interested in making a transition to a challenging EHS role, a great career opportunity awaits you at Safety Partners. 

Safety Partners' Consulting Safety Officers (CSOs) educate their 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. 

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