Scientist/Senior Scientist-Biology at Constellation Pharmaceuticals
Cambridge, MA, US
Key Responsibilities:
The primary responsibilities will include,

Validating cancer biology targets to prioritize them for the drug discovery pipeline. This entails understanding the mechanism of action for diverse epigenetic targets in the context of disease-relevant molecular pathways.
Contribute to advancing the expertise in the Discovery biology group through the implementation of new technologies, especially in the chromatin biology space and support the company’s infrastructure needs with regard to tools used in cancer research.
Be part of a highly skilled cross-functional research team that shares a common goal of delivering successful candidates for clinical development.
Qualifications and Required Experience:

Ph.D. in life sciences with emphasis on chromatin and/or cancer biology with 3-5 years of work experience, preferably in the biotech/ pharmaceutical industry
Broad knowledge and laboratory research experience in epigenetics and/or oncology space as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications
Flexibility to work across diverse areas, ability to develop and evaluate novel assays for a wide variety of biological/phenotypic endpoints, sequencing technologies, genomic library preparation and data analysis. Willingness to continue in a laboratory focused role
Strong oral and written communication skills, writing reports and giving updates at team meetings is required. The ability and desire to work in a challenging dynamic environment under tight deadlines is required
Experience as a biology team lead/ project team lead a plus