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Sanofi Group Senior Scientist in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Position Overview:

The Proteomics and Metabolomics group in Translational Sciences Department is seeking an enthusiastic scientist who will be involved in the discovery of novel therapeutics. The senior scientist will contribute to projects by developing and implementing innovative immunoassay based proteomic methods for identification of biomarkers and elucidation of drug action mechanisms. In this position, the scientist will also be responsible for employment of the emerging cutting-edge proteomic technologies as well as for maintaining operational readiness of the equipment.

Required Skills:

  • Protein biomarker research - design, validation, and implementation of protein immunoassays: Meso Scale Discovery, ELISA, bead based Simoa, Simple Western etc. Experience with Olink platform would be a big plus.

  • Experience in handling biological materials (tissues, tumors, blood samples, CSF etc.).

  • Lab automation (liquid handling workstations, plate washers).

  • Good knowledge of scientific data analysis, graphing and curve fitting software (Excel, GraphPad Prism).

  • Strong organizational and analytical skills; attention to detail is critical.

  • Ability to write technical reports describing experiments and their outcome.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus in Biochemistry, Biotechnology or related disciplines with a minimum 8 years of relevant research experience in an academic or biopharmaceutical setting OR Master’s Degree plus minimum 5 years of relevant research experience in an academic or biopharmaceutical setting OR PhD plus minimum 3 years of relevant research experience in an academic or biopharmaceutical setting.

  • Experience in protein biomarker assay development and analysis.

At Sanofi R&D North America, we deliver meaningful solutions for patients. We transform science into breakthrough, best-in-class and first-in-class medicines and vaccines. We believe in creating a diverse and inclusive workforce – and workplace – which brings together the collective brainpower of over 2,000 colleagues and provides you with an exciting place to grow and develop. We set the bar high, and we deliver. Join us and together we will build on our trusted legacy of breakthroughs for society.

As a healthcare company and a vaccine manufacturer, Sanofi has an important responsibility to protect individual and public health.This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of your job responsibilities.

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.




At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.