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System One Scientist-Analytical Development in Worcester, Massachusetts

Title: Scientist – Analytical Development

Location: Worcester, MA

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm

Type: Direct Hire

Start date: ASAP!


  • Independently develop and qualify analytical methods to release and characterize cell therapy products

  • Determine potency and stability for drug substances and/or drug products

  • Responsible for method development to characterize viral vector and cell therapy products and to assess quality attributes

  • Will serve as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team to develop cell-based potency assays to support process development, lot release and characterization

  • Evaluate novel assay technologies and methodologies to improve existing analytical methods

  • Author, review and approve documentations, including SOP and reports

  • Participate in the support of analytical activities at QC and CTOs for data trending and troubleshooting


  • B.S. degree in immunology, cellular and molecular biology, pharmaceutical sciences, or a closely related field with 5+ years of industry experience , MS degree with 3+ years industry experience, or PhD with 1-2 years industry experience

  • Experience with developing cell-based potency assays, including mechanism of action (MOA) based potency assays for biologics, gene and/or cell therapy

  • Experience in various analytical detections, including but not limited to qPCR/ddPCR, ELISA, luminance and fluorescence is preferred

  • Passionate about working at the bench to independently troubleshoot experiments and contribute to research directions

    Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.

System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.