Randstad Research Scientist in Worcester, Massachusetts

Research Scientist

job details:

  • location:Worcester, MA

  • salary:$30 - $34.72 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 2, 2019

  • experience:1 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:27357

job description

Research Scientist

job summary:

  • Conduct laboratory-based analytical chemistry and formulation research activities with protein-based drug candidates.

location: Worcester, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $30.00 - 34.72 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Masters


  • Conduct experiments to evaluate physicochemical properties of new biologic entities (antibodies, bispecific antibodies, antibody drug conjugates, fusion proteins) to identify any liabilities that could impact drug substance and drug product development.

  • Execute experimental protocols and collect results, perform data analysis.


  • BS, MS, or PhD in Protein Chemistry (or equivalent i.e. Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry Biophysics, Pharmaceutical Sciences) with 5+ (BS), 1+ (MS), or 0 (PhD) years biopharmaceutical industry preferred.

  • Hands on experience in protein biochemical/biophysical characterization and formulation development. Solid knowledge of protein biophysical stability and formulation design.

  • Expertise in protein biophysical/biochemical characterization, including HPLC (SEC, CEX, HIC), DSC, UV-vis, fluorescence spectroscopy and icIEF. Must be willing and able to learn new technologies as needed.

  • A highly responsible and self-motivated team player with good written and communication skills.

skills: HPLC

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