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Scientific Associate - Boston - 17971

Boston, MA

Posted: 03/08/2023 Industry: Scientific and Life Sciences Job Number: 15419

Job Description

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Title:  Scientific Associate
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
  • Duration: Temp
  • Job Location:  Boston
  • Pay: $40/hr
  • Job#: bh15419
Scientific Associate

Currently searching for temporary staff at the scientific associate/senior scientific associate level.  The individual will conduct experiments independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.  In addition, the individual will manage priorities, demonstrate good documentation skills and clearly communicate to a variety of stakeholders. A successful candidate will have solid understanding of physical organic chemistry and have lab experience in both crystallization and sample characterizations.

*** The ideal candidate will have experience with NMR, IR, Chemistry, Material Science, and analytics. ***

Key deliverables will include, among others:
  • Solubility determination in organic/aqueous systems at controlled temperatures
  • Solid form screening via crystallization, stable polymorph identification, and salt/cocrystal formation
  • Sample characterizations using variety of solid state and physicochemical analytical techniques
  • Documentation of experiments and results in laboratory notebooks in a timely fashion and in sufficient detail for replication

Desired skills include:
  • Good understanding of drug development process
  • Solid theoretical and experimental background in materials science
  • Skills in all types of crystallization
  • Expertise with XRPD, DSC, TGA, DVS, HPLC, and other solid state techniques
  • Ability to develop strong partnerships/relationships across functional areas
  • Exceptional written and oral communication
  • Demonstrated scientific curiosity and self-motivation

Minimum Qualifications
  • BS, MS (or equivalent degree) majoring in organic/physical organic/supramolecular chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, nanotechnology, bioengineering, pharmaceutical science, analytical chemistry, materials science, or chemical engineering
  • Completion of Physical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, and Organic Chemistry coursework and lab work

 Please use the apply button to submit your resume for consideration.  A Connexion Representative will contact you immediately.

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