Drawbridge Health is seeking an experienced and motivated Research Associate with strong skills in protein - based diagnostic assays and methods to join our R&D team. S/he will be responsible for leading daily laboratory operations and supporting development of new technologies, assays and processes for our product release efforts.
The successful candidate will play a key hands-on role in the organization’s use of a wide variety of protein and metabolite assay techniques to support the development of Drawbridge Health’s new, simplified sample collection and testing platform. S/he will partner closely with other members of the R&D team who specialize in biochemistry, molecular biology, and cell biology.
Design & execute R&D experiments with limited supervision
Perform experimental work in the R&D lab to develop methods, processes and protocols
Develop daily work plans, document experimental work, analyze data, and report results
Discuss and present written results and data analysis of studies to project team members both individually and in group meetings
Experience in protein based diagnostic assays and technologies including ELISA, Enzyme activity assays, HPLC, LC-MS, Immunochemiluminometric assays, etc.
Molecular biology techniques (e.g., PCR, qPCR, sequencing, cloning, and DNA/RNA purification) and other biological laboratory techniques is a strong plus
Experience with Lateral Flow Assay technology is a strong plus
Experience in extraction and analytical determination of quality of other biomolecules is a plus
Product development in an industry setting is a plus