Research Scientist

Location: Groton, Connecticut
Posted On: 7/7/2017
Job Code: 7991-1
Job Description
Job Description: • The appropriate candidate will support progression of vaccine biotherapeutic programs at Groton, CT site. Specifically, the candidate will work under supervision to carry out chemical manipulation and modification of vaccine samples for NMR analysis. The work does not involve live or attenuated vaccine components, only purified biopolymers. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES • Carry out chemical modifications of biopolymers under supervision. Involves weighing, pipetting, and mixing reagents under controlled conditions. • Sample purification using dialysis and filtration. • Preparation of samples for NMR analysis • Documention in electronic lab book • NMR analysis under supervision. Involves straightforward data collection. • Processing of NMR data • Statistical analysis of data • Preparation of aqueous buffers with pH analysis • Other routine duties and responsibilities involved in lab work. ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS • BTx PS PPL1 • PSSM ARD • BTx PS CPPD TECHNICAL SKILLS • Design of Experiments • Kinetic analysis • Method development • Method troubleshooting • Some NMR experience preferred • pH measurement • weighing • pipetting Position Comments visible to MSP and Supplier: • BSc required with 2 years wet lab chemistry experience preferred. Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology. • Preferred coursework includes Organic Chemistry, Statistics, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Biological Chemistry, corresponding Lab courses.
Category:Non-IT  code:new
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