Discovery Biology Research Associate at Tango Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA, US
Position Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated and innovative research associate with molecular biology expertise to support molecular based screening using siRNA and CRISPR screening technology. The successful candidate will contribute as part of a dynamic, multidisciplinary discovery team dedicated to the development of a novel class of therapeutics. The candidate should be a scientifically motivated, self-starter, capable of independently conceiving, conducting, and critically analyzing his/her own innovative research with minimal supervision. Strong presentation skills, communication and the ability to work in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment will also be vital.

Minimum Qualifications:

BS/BA/MS in a relevant field (molecular biology, oncology, virology, biotechnology, immunology, stem cell biology)
3 years of relevant research experience, industry experience preferred
Experience in mammalian cell culture and molecular biology (cloning, plasmid preparation, qPCR) required
Flow Cytometry or fluorescence microscopy experience required
Experience with assay development and scale up for high throughput assays will be favorably considered
Protein purification experience a plus
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Independent and self-motivated