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Biologist - CELL BIOLOGY

Synectics Inc.
Cambridge, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

*** This is a 1+ year role in Cambridge, MA ***

Description 

  • Cell Biology focused role 
  • Fribroblast Biology - collection, stimulation, testing
  • Develop Assays 

Qualifications

  • BS degree in Biology 
  • Masters Degree preferred 
  • Impeccable lab practices, including aseptic cell line/primary cell maintenance and stimulation. 
  • Self-motivated with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to optimize cell culture conditions, phenotypical assays, Western Blot, migration/contraction assays fibroblasts), viability assays, qPCR, ELISA/multiplex protein assays.
  • Experience with systems relevant to human lung/skin fibrosis such as airway epithelial cells, fibroblasts, smooth muscle cells, and endothelium.
  • Familiar with co-culture, tissue explants, airway-liquid interface assays, 3D/microfluidic/chip systems a plus.
  • Aptitude to communicate in a virtual environment and a hybrid office/virtual setting
  • Proficient at maintaining accurate and well-organized records and laboratory electronic notebooks.
  • 3-5 years hands-on acdademia/industry experience
  • Fibroblasting skills 
  • Skills: Micro- Aseptic techniques, cell culture, cell plating and staining / Molecular- Assays, blotting, PCR, PAGE, electrophoresis
  • Familiarity with "omics" studies 
  • Experience with "fibrosis”
     
Company Description
Synectics is one of the nation's foremost consulting firms, working with a client base that includes some of the leading institutions and Fortune 500 corporations in the United States. We seek to bring the most highly qualified professionals to assignments that they will find challenging and fulfilling. We also seek to justify our clients’ expectations that every Synectics consultant will bring the highest possible effort to their endeavors every day. Our success has depended on our consistent ability to achieve both of these goals.

Synectics serves an extremely diverse client base which represents an equally diverse range of industries and institutions. The technologies we support have always been responsive to this extremely broad spectrum. In order to fully engage with this continually changing commercial and technological landscape, our employees must draw on their own varying interests, skills and backgrounds. This insight, reflected in our daily practices, has always been our fundamental strength as a company, and it continues to serve us well in all our efforts.
Synectics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Synectics Inc.

Why Work Here?
Fortune 100 Energy and Utility Company

Synectics is one of the nation's foremost consulting firms, working with a client base that includes some of the leading institutions and Fortune 500 corporations in the United States. We seek to bring the most highly qualified professionals to assignments that they will find challenging and fulfilling. We also seek to justify our clients’ expectations that every Synectics consultant will bring the highest possible effort to their endeavors every day. Our success has depended on our consistent ability to achieve both of these goals. Synectics serves an extremely diverse client base which represents an equally diverse range of industries and institutions. The technologies we support have always been responsive to this extremely broad spectrum. In order to fully engage with this continually changing commercial and technological landscape, our employees must draw on their own varying interests, skills and backgrounds. This insight, reflected in our daily practices, has always been our fundamental strength as a company, and it continues to serve us well in all our efforts. Synectics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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200 Sidney Street MA Cambridge Massachusetts USA 2139

Cambridge, MD
USA

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