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Sr. Research Associate, Manufacturing Analytical Sciences

If interested and qualified, please include Requisition # 2018-319 in the subject line when emailing resume to: careers@crisprtx.com.

For more information on CRISPR Therapeutics, please click here.

Position Summary

We are seeking a Senior Research Associate who can integrate into a fast-paced and well-financed life sciences company that seeks to develop novel gene editing therapies for serious diseases. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of assays to support the next generation of genetic therapies for a wide range of indications. The position requires enthusiasm, passion, attention to detail, and a desire to create new medicines for patients.

Responsibilities

  • Perform research with the aims of developing novel immuno-oncology therapeutics using CRISPR-based gene editing tools
  • Analysis and presentation of experimental data

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS or MS in biology or related life sciences discipline 5+ years of relevant research experience
  • Prior experience working at the bench in close collaboration with a research scientist
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with ICH standards for method validation
  • Track record of intellectually challenging oneself to enhance scientific capabilities
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a results-oriented team; highly organized with significant attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior assay development experience (qPCR, ELISA, MSD & Luminex)
  • Execution electrophoresis, nanodrop, DNA/RNA extraction and cell culture
  • Prior experience with CRISPR/Cas9

Competencies

  • Communication and Teamwork – Effectively expresses ideas in written, visual and oral context. The ability to work cooperatively with others; the genuine desire to be a part of a team and contribute to organizational and team goals.
  • Undaunted – Creates an exciting environment where there is a true passion for the vision of CRISPR Therapeutics to bring novel medicines to patients suffering from serious diseases.
  • Results Orientation – Drives issues to closure and gets the job done. Skilled at analyzing scope of work, as well as planning and executing a successful outcome. Understands and assigns / utilizes resources effectively and efficiently.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit An adventurous spirit, exhibiting a readiness in undertaking a task or project with considerable initiative and risk. The ability to adapt to working effectively within a variety of situations; adapts enthusiastically to organizational change and to changes in job demands.

If interested and qualified, please include Requisition # 2018-319 in the subject line when emailing resume to: careers@crisprtx.com.

For more information on CRISPR Therapeutics, please click here.