Boston, Massachusetts
Start date
May 26, 2023

Job Description

  • Routinely perform cell culture, plaque assays, immunoassays, RNA/DNA isolation and PCR on a weekly basis with strict adherence to SOPs based on test schedule.
  • Write, maintain and review accurate, complete and timely data and documentation in Electronic Laboratory Notebooks and LIMS.
  • Ensure timely turnaround of results to requesting teams and ensure integrity of data reported.
  • May collaborate with analytical development teams in developing methods to improve existing techniques and/or efficiencies.
  • Equitable participation in daily lab housekeeping, restocking of lab reagents and supplies, cleaning of incubators and BSCs, and routine freezer defrosting.
  • Support preparation of SOPs, technical reports, summaries, protocols, and quantitative analyses for distribution and/or presentation to project teams and for inclusion in project reports.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • MS Degree in Life Sciences and 2 years laboratory experience, or BS Degree in Life Sciences or Medical Technology and at least 4 years laboratory experience.
  • Possess working knowledge in cell biology, molecular biology and biochemistry.
  • Possess a combination of education and experience to work independently and help solve problems with instrument operation.
  • Experience in aseptic techniques and cell culture required.
  • Experience with plaque assays, ELISA-based assays, molecular assays, assay automation highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with working within fast paced, Quality Control laboratories highly desirable.
  • Be well organized and detail oriented, effectively prioritize multiple tasks, self-motivated, consistently demonstrate reliability and responsibility, able to work under pressure and strict timelines.
  • Interact cooperatively and effectively with others in a team environment and able to communicate effectively.
  • Possess advanced word processing, data entry, data presentation and analysis computer skills.
  • Comply with Takeda safety practices and standard operating procedures.
  • Exhibit and promote Takeda Core Competencies.
  • Typical laboratory bending, stooping, lifting requirements apply.
  • Lift and move supplies and equipment (up to 25 pounds).
  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

LocationsBoston, MAWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

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