PrimeraDx is an early stage molecular diagnostics company developing novel, multiplexed, nucleic acid assays and instrument systems for use in clinical research through human diagnostics. Red Herring magazine has recently named PrimeraDx one of the top private North American bioscience companies for 2006. We are seeking bright, creative, energetic, and dedicated individuals committed to achieving excellence in science and engineering. Our compensation packages are highly competitive, and include stock options and a comprehensive set of benefits.
Role: Research Associate
Reports to: Director of Assay Development
We are seeking a highly motivated Research Associate with a background in molecular biology and/or related discipline to participate in the development of novel applications based on STAR technology. The successful applicant will support Scientists within the Platform Development group as appropriate with level of experience. The ideal candidate will hold a Medical Technologist (MT) or Bachelorâ€™s degree with 5+ years experience or M.S. degree with 3+ years experience in molecular techniques which should include nucleic acid isolation, basic cloning techniques and detection of nucleic acids, especially by PCR. Research associates are also responsible for general laboratory duties. Computer literacy (e.g., MS Word, MS Powerpoint) and experience with software programs for data analysis (MS Excel) is a plus. Strong communication, problem solving skills and the ability to function and communicate effectively in a multi-disciplinary environment are essential.
PrimeraDx is an exciting new company located in the greater Boston area dedicated to the development and commercialization of nucleic acid based detection systems for diagnostics. We are currently expanding our Product Development group and are seeking bright, creative, energetic and dedicated individuals committed to achieving excellence in science. Our compensation packages are highly competitive, with stock options. PrimeraDx is an equal opportunity employer.
Please send resumes with the job code in the subject to:
171 Forbes Blvd
Mansfield, MA 02048
PrimeraDx is an equal opportunity employer.