Positions Available

Analytic Scientist/Senior Scientist

Cambridge, MA

Company Overview:

BioAnalytix is a pharmaceutically oriented spin-out from the Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis at Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Founded in 2012 by thought leaders in biologic drug development, regulatory strategy, and advanced analytics, and merging with Germany-based Protagen Protein Services (PPS) GmbH in 2019, BioAnalytix works with leading pharmaceutical companies to develop and apply advanced analytic technologies, methods and data in enabling, improving and accelerating biologic therapeutics from development through market.

Candidate Role:

In this key scientific role we are looking for a candidate with strong expertise in advanced LC-MS techniques and related biologic sample preparation methodologies, particularly as related to biopharmaceutical drug development. The candidate will also be able to build highly successful relationships with scientific team members both within BioAnalytix and with leading pharmaceutical partners and customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Successfully design and execute advanced analytic studies on complex biologics using high performance LC-MS based platforms and related sample preparation approaches
  • Identify key areas of scientific opportunity and risk; communicate, plan and implement solutions with team members
  • Collaborate with internal & external scientific teams in study design, execution and delivery
  • Generate project results to enable successful delivery of project plans, milestones and timelines
  • Participate in the development of analytic data and methods for regulatory packages in biologic drug development
  • Prepare, review and present project progress, results and analysis both internally and externally
  • Document experiments, results and findings in laboratory notebook and LIMS system
  • Must be able to lead execution of experiments independently

Qualifications:

  • Master or PhD degree in analytical chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics or pharmaceutical chemistry with 3-5 years of biopharmaceutical or related CRO industry experience; Title will be commensurate with experience level
  • The ideal candidate should have direct experience in analytical development in the field of biologics, gene therapies and/or vaccines
  • Hands-on experience and in-depth understanding of protein characterization using LC-MS (e.g. Thermo QE series, etc.) and associated bioinformatics (e.g. BioPharma Finder, etc.) is required.
  • Familiarity with additional chromatographic (e.g. SEC, IEX) and/or electrophoretic (e.g. CE-SDS) approaches is a plus
  • A strong background in bioanalytical chemistry, assay development, in-depth protein and/or glycan characterization, including product and process related impurities identification and quantitation
  • Experience with analytical method qualification, transfer, validation and general understanding of regulatory requirement (cGMP) for biotherapeutics development is a plus
  • Enthusiasm for scientific excellence with motivation for making contributions in a team environment
  • We hire for attitude and train for task!

If qualified, please email resume careers@bioanalytixinc.com.

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