CambridgeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Cambridge jobs

Senior Scientist, Biophysics

Company: Deerfield Management Companies
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Job Description:

Senior Research Scientist Jobs in Cambridge, MA. Civetta Therapeutics (Cambridge, MA) is recruiting a Senior Scientist in Biophysics. Civetta is a cutting-edge biotechnology company, backed by Deerfield Management, and recently launched from the Broad Institute and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI). Our founders, William Sellers (Broad/DFCI) and Eric Fischer (DFCI), world leaders in genomics and protein biology, launched Civetta with the mission to create a new precision medicine platform targeting “propeller” proteins.. We are building a team of talented, dedicated scientists who share our vision and our passion to discover groundbreaking new drugs to treat some of the most difficult diseases, including cancer. If you are a talented life sciences professional who brings energy, passion, and scientific curiosity to the team, we welcome the opportunity to consider you for this important position in our growing company.. The Opportunity:. Civetta is seeking to hire a Senior Scientist in Biophysics to contribute to our drug discovery programs and the development of our beta-propeller platform. This role reports to the Director of Biochemistry & Biophysics. We are building a drug discovery platform to enable basic research and deliver clinical candidates on multiple promising targets. We are seeking a scientist with significant pharmaceutical or biotech industry experience in biophysics and biochemistry to join our multi-disciplinary team to aid and support all our target identification, compounds screening, hit optimization, and mechanistic biology efforts. Key Responsibilities:. Design and develop robust SPR assays for essential incorporation to our drug discovery screening cascades. Develop SPR-based fragment screening capabilities. Routinely and consistently evaluate small molecules for interaction in multiple biophysical assays. Management of biophysics CROs to enable biophysical and biochemical assay support. Collaborate with chemistry, biochemistry, and biology colleagues to contribute and evaluate progress towards project/platform goals.. Prepare reports and presentations for leadership and to participate in internal/external meetings.. Qualifications. Required Skills and Qualifications:. PhD preferred, with degree of study in biophysics, biochemistry, biology, chemical biology or equivalent. 5+ years of pharmaceutical/biotech industry experience in SPR assay development methods in assessing protein-small molecule and protein-protein interactions with consistent, high-quality data analysis and independent troubleshooting. Additional experience with other biophysical methods (BLI, MST, ITC) is preferred. Familiarity with enzymatic and PPI biochemical assay development. Ability to balance multiple projects at different hit triage stages. Exceptional communication skills, and ability to effectively present data within the company and to other stakeholders. Adept at leading and working within cross-functional scientific teams, and able to work effectively with teams to deliver project data within timelines. Strong publication record of biophysical data and analysis in peer-reviewed journals. About our founders. William Sellers is a core institute member of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, a faculty member at Harvard Medical School, and faculty member and senior advisor to the president for experimental therapeutics at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.. Eric Fischer is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard Medical School and an Independent Investigator, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.. Civetta Therapeutics provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to religion, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, alienage or citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, pregnancy, disability, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.. PM18. #LI-DNI. Get alerts to jobs like this, to your inbox.

Keywords: Deerfield Management Companies, Cambridge , Senior Scientist, Biophysics, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


CDL-A Refrigerated Truck Driver - Flexible Home Time!
Description: CDL-A TRUCK DRIVER JOBS -REFRIGERATED FREIGHT Top Pay Flexible Home Time NEW Address-to-Address Mileage Pay More Accurately Reflects The Miles YOU Drive Join a growing fleet As a Roehl refrigerated (more...)
Company: Roehl Transport Inc
Location: Taunton
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Veterans Preferred - Paid Apprenticeships and Paid Online Cyber Degrees
Description: Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Earn your degree while you work. Employers are hiring nationwide You don't have to choose between going back
Company: Purdue University
Location: Concord
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Booth rental - Unique opportunity
Description: Anjou Hair Studio, voted Concord, NH best salon five years running has a rare booth rental
Company: Anjou Hair Studio
Location: Concord
Posted on: 09/20/2020


Customer Service/Sales
Description: Customer Service/Sales 305583291 Concord, New Hampshire, US, 03301 Position Purpose: Customer Service/Sales associates provide fast, friendly service by actively seeking out customers to assess their (more...)
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Concord
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Amazon Online Order Shopper (Part-Time Regular) - Earn $15/hr or more
Description: Schedule:--Part-Time Regular br br Salary br Earn 15.00/hr or more br br Amazon remains open as an essential service to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps (more...)
Company: Amazon
Location: Weymouth
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Amazon Shopper (Part Time)
Description: Schedule: br Part-Time Regular br br Salary br Earn 15.00/hr or more br br Amazon remains open as an essential service to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the (more...)
Company: Amazon
Location: Weymouth
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Nursing Aides (CNA & HHA) Multiple Shifts
Description: We are currently hiring Home Health Aides HHAs and Certified Nursing Assistants CNAs for various open positions including but not limited to: AM, PM AND NIGHT SHIFTS WEEKDAYS OR WEEKENDS OR BOTH (more...)
Company: CareInHomes
Location: East Providence
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Amazon Workforce Staffing: Seasonal Part-Time Warehouse Team Member - $500 Sign-On Bonus
Description: Seasonal Part-time Warehouse Team Member 500 sign-on bonusHourly pay rate:Earn 15.25- 18.25/hr, plus benefits and a 500 bonus The base pay for this role is 15.25/hr. We are offering temporary shift (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Taunton
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Amazon Order Filler (Part Time)
Description: Schedule: br Part-Time Regular br br Salary br Earn 15.00/hr or more br br Amazon remains open as an essential service to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the (more...)
Company: Amazon
Location: Weymouth
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Amazon Shopper (Part Time) - Immediately Hiring
Description: Schedule:Part-Time RegularSalaryEarn 15.00/hr or moreAmazon remains open as an essential service to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them.Amazon (more...)
Company: Amazon
Location: Weymouth
Posted on: 09/20/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Massachusetts jobs by following @recnetMA on Twitter!

Cambridge RSS job feeds