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Research Associate

Actalent

02/10/2022

Posting ID: JP-002634464

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Jupiter, Florida
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Description:

Position Summary

Perform non-routine and semi-complex research in the lab as a Research Associate in support of Expansion Therapeutics' structural biology and biophysics research

Schedule 8-4:30PM

Primary Responsibilities

• Synthesize and purify stably isotope-labeled RNA constructs in quantities suitable for NMR structural studies

• Prepare small molecule/RNA complex samples suitable for NMR characterization and structural studies

• Collect one and 2-D NMR spectra on locally available instrumentation

• Coordinate time-sensitive sample delivery to CROs for high field NMR studies

• Measure small molecule/RNA binding using biophysical methods (i.e., BLI, SPR, MST, etc.)

• Document experimental efforts and results by both oral presentation and written reports

Skills:

chemistry, biochemistry, rna, nmr

Top Skills Details:

chemistry,biochemistry,rna,nmr

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• B.S. in chemistry, biochemistry, or related field.

• Minimum additional one-year research experience working in an industrial or academic environment

• Previous experience working with RNA

• Operational competence in operating Bruker NMR spectrometers

• Familiarity with standard lab instrumentation, computers, and software

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Ability to process and interpret experimental data

• Ability to work independently and collaborate in a multi-disciplinary environment

• Experience with in vitro binding assays and biophysical techniques is a plus

• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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