Job Postings

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Director of Research & Analytics

The Engine is seeking a collaborative, naturally-curious, analytical, motivated leader to join the team and lead our Research and Analytics function. This function works collaboratively with our investment and platform teams, with portfolio companies, and on internal Engine research that contributes to publications and other content put into the world by The Engine to build and support the Tough Tech ecosystem. The Director of R&A leads and coordinates their own team and reports to the Platform Partner. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Senior Computational Biologist & Mammalian Geneticist

Ginkgo is constructing, editing, and redesigning the living world in order to answer the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials, and more. There is a new job opening for a Senior Computational Biologist & Mammalian Geneticist in the company. In this position, you will support Ginkgo's mammalian cell engineering programs by designing and analyzing high-throughput experiments. You’ll also develop novel computational tools to expand Ginkgo's genetic engineering platform. Learn more about this opportunity here.


Senior Scientist, NGS

Ginkgo Bioworks' mission is to make biology easier to engineer. They are looking for a dedicated Senior Scientist to join their NGS Team. Critical to this role is a strong background in diverse applications of NGS, as well as expertise in molecular biology across a range of input materials and species. They will look to you to help design experimental plans, make process improvements, and guide the future development of our NGS capabilities. To learn more about this opportunity, click this link


Technician II - Manufacturing & Operations (Evergreen requisition)

Manufacturing & Operations team at Integrated DNA technologies is looking to hire several positions for entry-level, scientific lab-based Technicians. The role of these Technician II positions are split between three sub-functions, Synthesis, Purification, and Formulation. These roles are a part of an Evergreen requisition designed to gather talent for current or future open positions. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest in a lab-based job function within Integrated DNA Technologies. Your application will be reviewed by a Talent Acquisition team member. A member of the team will reach out to learn more about your career interests, and how that may best fit with Integrated DNA Technologies careers. To learn more about this opportunity, click this link for job descriptions. 


Chief Financial Officer

Gingko Bioworks is looking for seasoned CFO with IPO and public market experience. Gingko Bioworks is a 350 people strong company with multiple joint ventures and currently has five foundries. The CFO will play a critical role in driving the future of the company and will be a visible strategic leader, building a high-performance finance team that can execute the company’s vision for both organic and inorganic growth. They will also provide leadership beyond the boundaries of a traditional financial officer, influencing the business and operations, and balancing strategic initiatives with detail-oriented and efficient processes. The position reports to the Chief Executive Officer. For more information, visit the job posting here.


Scientist -Toxicology

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Scientist in Toxicology at our recently dedicated San Diego Research Site. The candidate will serve as a project team representative responsible for the design, interpretation, reporting, and presentation of nonclinical safety studies/programs. The candidate will also interact and provide guidance to other functional areas regarding the necessary types of studies and the impact of findings from nonclinical safety studies on project progression. For more information, please see the job posting.


Entry Level Technician II (Scientific Manuf. Ops.) - Overnight Shift (EVERGREEN)

Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. (IDT) is in the business of moving science forward. We are scientists working for scientists. Our innovative tools and solutions for genomics applications are breaking down barriers and inspiring others to dream big and achieve breakthroughs. This is an Evergreen requisition designed to gather talent for current or future open positions. Your application will be reviewed by a Talent Acquisition, and a member of the team will reach out to learn more about your career interests, and how that may best fit with Integrated DNA Technologies careers. For more information, please see the job posting.


Consulting Safety Officer (CSO)

Safety Partners, Inc. is searching for people interested in a career in Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS). We are looking for suitable candidates for Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) positions. A Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) educates our clients on the regulatory and workplace safety requirements needed for their tailored EHS program. Developing and implementing customized programs in hazard communication, biosafety, chemical safety, emergency preparedness, and radiation safety allows CSOs to interact with visionaries, researchers, and senior management at Massachusetts’ leading life science firms in a fast-paced, highly varied environment. In this position, you will have the continual opportunity to create, implement, and maintain EHS programs for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. For more information on this job posting, click here.


Technician Consulting Safety Officer 

Safety Partners, Inc. is looking for people who are service-oriented with a personable, positive attitude. As a Technician Consulting Safety Officer (tCSO) you will have the opportunity to provide technical EHS support for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. In this role, you will work in conjunction with a Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) providing hands-on client support to implement, facilitate, and maintain client-specific EHS programs. More information about this position is available here.


Quality, Research and Training Specialist

At Safety Partners, the QRT (Quality, Research and Training) group is knowledge, quality, and consistency management of services and EHS program implementation. To support these efforts, the QRT department is responsible for continually monitoring and disseminating information on evolving regulations, advances in best practices surrounding safety program delivery, the onboarding and mentorship of new consultants, development of internal and external trainings. Learn more about the QRT Specialist position here.


Scientist II, Cellular Process Development for Sickle Cell Disease Program

bluebird bio’s Cellular Process Development team for Sickle Cell Disease is a group of birds in Pharmaceutical Sciences designing processes to manufacture high quality stem cells in an innovative and scalable way for our patients. They develop the gene therapy manufacturing platform and chaperone it from pre-clinical to commercial manufacturing phases in collaboration with other teams across Pharmaceutical Sciences, Research and Clinical. Apply Now


Computational Biologist & Bacterial Geneticist

Ginkgo is constructing, editing, and redesigning the living world in order to answer the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials, and more. They are seeking a Computational Biologist & Bacterial Geneticist to support Ginkgo’s organism engineering programs by designing and analyzing high-throughput experiments. This person will help to expand Ginkgo’s genetic engineering platform with the development of novel computational tools. Apply Now


Communications, HR, Patient Support, and Product Management

If you're ready to restart your career after a caregiving break, EMD Serono in Rockland, MA has partnered with nonprofit Path Forward to offer paid, 16-week returnships in communications, HR, patient support, and product management. Gain professional development, experience, and support as you on-ramp back into your career. Apply now


 

 

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