Senior Associate Scientist, Cell Line Development

Posted 20 December 2021
Salary Up to US$0.00 per annum + DOE
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLife Sciences
Contact NameSam Molloy

Job description

We are seeking a full-time Senior Associate Scientist to join our cell line development team in Boston, MA. You will be responsible for conducting laboratory experiments in support of the generation and characterization of CHO and HEK cell lines expressing the highest quantity and quality of protein and viral vector biotherapeutics. You will work closely with our synthetic biology and process development teams and use state-of-the-art cell line development equipment. This is a unique opportunity to work at a nimble, forward-thinking synthetic biology startup and help build the future of biological engineering.

As part of the Cell Line Development Team, you will:

    • Perform cell culture, AMBR bioreactor, and/or analytical analyses as part of CHO and HEK cell line development
    • Evaluate and develop new cell biology, molecular biology, or equipment technologies to improve productivity, product quality, and shorten timelines
    • Design experiments, analyze data, troubleshoot, and maintain detailed records
    • Work effectively as part of a cross-functional team in support of a synthetic biology design platform


    • B.S or B.A. in Biological Engineering, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or a related field
    • 3+ years of experience performing either CHO- or HEK-based cell line development in an academic or industry setting
    • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with bioreactors, bioproduction, protein analytics, or GMP regulation a plus