CambridgeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Cambridge jobs

Senior Automation Engineer/Scientist, Laboratory Automation

Company: Beam Therapeutics Inc.
Location: cambridge
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

This role will assist Beam in elevating our research capabilities by leading the deployment of laboratory automation instrumentation across the organization. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, technically competent laboratory automation engineer/scientist that is energized to join a small, fast-moving team.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Work with scientists to adapt bench top processes to fully automated workflows through programming and validation of liquid handlers and integrated automation systems. * Create actionable plans to reduce operational bottlenecks, increasing throughput and quality of data for existing processes. * Create proper documentation and provide hands-on training to end users of all methods developed as well as support for automation related issues. * Collaborate with third party vendors to evaluate and implement new technologies that will create cutting edge solutions and contribute to our automation infrastructure.

Qualifications:

* BS in molecular biology, computer science or engineering with 5+ years' laboratory automation experience * Experience with laboratory automation and liquid handlers (i.e. Hamilton Vantage, Labcyte/Beckman Echo, HighRes Biosolutions, Precise Robotics, Tecan Fluent, or others) * The ideal candidate will have strong attention to detail and will be comfortable working with samples in a high throughput manner (Next Generation Sequencing experience is preferred) * Experience with Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), particularly Benchling, is desired * Programming knowledge in python, C#, or SQL are desired * Experience in a HTS or NGS Core facility are desired * Strong communication and collaboration skills

Keywords: Beam Therapeutics Inc., Cambridge , Senior Automation Engineer/Scientist, Laboratory Automation, Other , cambridge, Massachusetts

Click here to apply!

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

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

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

Cambridge RSS job feeds