Research Assistant, Chemistry
Agios (agios.com) is a biopharmaceutical company committed to applying our scientific leadership in cellular metabolism to transform the lives of patients with cancer and rare genetic diseases. We are growing rapidly with an active research and discovery pipeline across both therapeutic areas. Agios has two approved oncology precision medicines and multiple first-in-class investigational therapies in clinical and/or preclinical development.
Agios Pharmaceuticals is searching for a dynamic Research Assistant to join our growing chemistry team. We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with demonstrated ability to learn new skills. The Research Assistant will be responsible for a variety of tasks that enable the daily operation of the chemistry lab. Some of the key tasks include compound purification (HPLC, MPLC), maintenance of the chemical reagent inventory and lab instrumentation, and procurement of commercial compounds for biochemical and biological testing. This position has the potential for growth as the needs of our expanding chemistry team increase.