Senior Scientist Biochemistry Chem Bio Job

Boston MA
Oct 30, 2016
Nov 16, 2016
Organization Type
Senior Scientist Biochemistry Chem Bio-PHA001338


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

The Pharmacology department is seeking scientists to join the Chemical Biology group who have experience in either biochemistry and biochemical assay development, biophysical methods (i.e TdF, BIAcore (SPR), MS, etc) and/ or in quantitative chemo-proteomics approaches enabling target identification efforts in disease-relevant cell systems. Hands-on experience in classic biochemical assay approaches, affinity purification techniques and other protein purification approaches such as IEX, SEC and HIC is strongly preferred. The successful applicant will have a track record of achievement, independently design and execute experiments, have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience and excellent communication and collaborative skills. A Bachelors degree in Biochemistry or equivalent is required.



- B.S. degree with a minimum of 4 years, M.S. degree with a minimum of 2 years of experience or a Ph.D.


- 3 years relevant experience, biochemistry


- Assay development, protein production, biophysics

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Job: Pharmacology - DPS

Job Title:Sr. Scientist, Pharmacology

Primary Location: NA-US-MA-Boston

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: No

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): N/A

Hazardous Materials: Biohazards

Company Trade Name:Merck

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