$30 - $31 / Per Hour
Worcester, MA
28 days ago


Position will be starting as 3 months with high possibilities of extension in next year

  • Open for non local candidtes who are ready to relocate at their own expense
  • Bachelors or masters degree will also work
  • Large molecule exp 
  • Mass spec exp is nice to have
  • Sample prep and working with chromatography systems 
  • Do a lot of chromatography to fractionate and seperate the proteins
  • Mass spectrometry exp
  • Help with charactrization
  • Lab based role
  • Must have chemistry background and chromatography exp
  • Spectroscopy exp
  • Some small molecule exp with biologics development exp
  • Masters with 2 yrs of exp
  • PHD with some internship or academic exp will also work

Primarily on-site role (4 days on-site), minimal remote (1 day)


Job Description:

  • We are searching for a highly motivated Chemist III/IV to join with our Protein Analytics team at CLIENT Bioresearch Center in Worcester, MA.
  • Our team is responsible for the development, qualification, and execution of analytical methods to provide product and process understanding for biological entities from discovery through commercial stages.
  • As a Chemist III/IV, you will be a part of the Analytical Characterization Group (ACG) within the Protein Analytics Department.
  • ACG focuses on providing routine, investigative, and in-depth characterization analyses of CLIENT’s biologics to support product and process development for early-phase, late-phase, and commercial programs using liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LC-MS), spectroscopy, and various other biophysical assays.
  • The successful candidate will contribute to the development and performance of analytical assays and will contribute to the continuous improvement and innovation withing ACG and the Protein Analytics Department.
  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience with the following instrumentation: HPLC/UPLC and Mass Spectrometry.
  • Strong documentation skills (for electronic laboratory notebook record keeping), laboratory bench skills (for sample preparation), and communication skills (for discussing/presenting results).
  • Good fundamental understanding of biopharmaceuticals (such as proteins, monoclonal antibodies, etc.) and analytical/biophysical characterization techniques.



Are you open to look at candidates willing to relocate?


Years of experience/education and/or certifications required:

We are searching for an individual with a PhD (0 years of experience) in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, or related technical discipline.

 What are the top 3-5 skills requirements should this person have?

  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience with HPLC/UPLC
  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience with LC-MS (preferably with biologics)
  • Sample preparation of proteins
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Processing analytical data, compiling results, and presenting conclusions/findings 

 What is a nice to have (but not required) regarding skills, requirements, experience, education, or certification?

  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience with biophysical characterization techniques such as Differential Scanning Calorimetry and Circular Dichroism.
  • Experience with LC-MS bioinformatics tools (e.g., Protein Metrics)

 What type of environment is this person working in?

  • Group setting
  • Individual Setting
  • Combination of both 

Work Schedule (Define days,# of hours)/ Is Overtime offered or required? If yes, how many hours, what impact to scheduled working hours?

40 hours a week, 5 days, typically 9-5 with flexible start and stop time (no overtime required or offered)

 Does this position offer the ability to work remotely on a regular basis or is it an on-site role? If remote opportunity exists, what are the options (i.e. 1 day remote, 4 days on-site)?

Primarily on-site role (4 days on-site), minimal remote (1 day)

Is the worker onshore or offshore? (If offshore confirm with manager that the worker will align to a USD Cost Center for invoicing purposes.) If no, escalate to Operations Manager Onshore

 Will there be Domestic and/or International Travel? If yes, list proposed countries and % of time travelling: