Massachusetts Green Jobs

MassHire JobQuest Logo

Job Information

Randstad Research and Development Associate II in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Research and Development Associate II

job details:

  • location:Cambridge, MA

  • salary:$36.55 - $43 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, June 17, 2021

  • experience:1 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:36033

job description

Research and Development Associate II

job summary:

As the world's largest staffing and recruitment agency in the world, we can commit to find you the perfect role that gives you the opportunity to learn and grow in the life sciences arena. Utilizing a recruiter for your job search gives you access to a large network of top employers as well as detailed information about hundreds of positions. We supply prestigious life sciences and biopharma companies with job seekers like you to achieve their business goals. If you're looking for a position where you can serve as an asset to your company while making a difference in others' lives, we have the ideal position for you!

location: Cambridge, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $36.55 - 43.00 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


  • The Analytical Development group (Protein/Gene Therapy) is seeking a highly motivated Temp Associate Scientist for a Technical Investment project.

  • The candidate will develop novel methodology for separation and characterization of adeno-associated virus (AAV)-based gene therapy products using various liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry methods.

  • The position is ideally suited for someone interested in getting industry experience prior to PhD graduation or recent graduates.


  • A BS, MS or PhD degree in analytical chemistry, analytical biochemistry or related disciplines with 2 plus years of relevant experience for BS candidates, or 1 plus years of relevant experience for MS candidates, as demonstrated by hands-on experience in biomolecule analyses by mass spectrometry and/or LC-MS.

  • Position requires adequate experience in analytical techniques including HPLC and mass spectrometry.

  • Experience with native mass spectrometry is desired but optional.

  • A strong background in analytical chemistry/biochemistry in the areas of HPLC and mass spectrometry.

  • Knowledge of viral protein and DNA characterization is highly desired.

  • Should have excellent laboratory, computer, documentation, and organization skills, as well as good oral and written communication abilities.

skills: HPLC, Chromatography

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.