Sanofi Group Research Associate- Biomarkers and Clinical Bioanalyses in Framingham, Massachusetts
We are seeking a Research Associate to join the Bioanalysis group within Biomarkers & Clinical Bioanalysis (BCB), a global department within the Translational Medicine and Early Development unit of Sanofi. This position will work in a team setting to develop and validate assays, as well as support sample analysis in a regulated environment.
Under general supervision, develop, validate, and perform complex bioanalytical assays to support PK, immunogenicity, and biomarker testing in nonclinical and clinical studies.
Prepare or source reagents and lab consumables.
Author standard operating procedures, study plans and reports; may present scientific data to fellow colleagues.
Supportregulatory and safety compliance in the laboratory.
Under general supervision, support multiple project activities with defined timelines.
Bachelor’s degree in the field of immunology, biochemistry, biology, or other life-science field with 2-5 years’ experience, or Master’s degree in a similar field with 0-2 years of experience, industry experience preferred.
Experience in bioanalytical assay techniques such as ligand binding (ELISA, MSD, etc.), and multiplexed biomarker analysis, and enzyme activity assays.
Good written and oral communication skills along with the ability to work collaboratively in a team setting.
Experience working in a regulated environment (GLP, GCLP) in support of nonclinical and clinical development projects.
Familiar with instrument application software and basic statistical software such as EXCEL, SoftMax Pro, JMP, GraphPad Prism, etc.
Experience working with a laboratory information system, such as Watson LIMS, to manage sample tracking and data analysis.
Excellent organizational and documentation skills.
What makes this position unique?
Biomarkers and Clinical Bioanalysis is a global group that plays a critical role in the development of new drugs, contributing bioanalytical strategy and support from nonclinical development to clinical proof of concept. The growing need for translational studies makes BCB highly visible and members are key contributors to program teams. The individual in this position will have the opportunity to support multiple projects with unique contributions to drug discovery and development.
Benefits of working in this role:
The individual in this position will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of novel biotherapeutics including enzyme replacements, nanobodies, multi-specific antibodies and gene therapies to treat a variety of disease indications.
The BCB department provides a fast-paced, dynamic and collaborative environment where management, scientists and research associates work as a team to develop complex and cutting edge biological assays.
Position supports career growth within the scientific track
The position will be located in Framingham, MA (Boston area) but candidates must be willing to relocate to Cambridge, MA.
Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.
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