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Accountant/Bookkeeper/Office Manager

Blue Sky Biotech Inc., a contract research organization (CRO) based in Worcester, MA, is seeking an Accountant/Bookkeeper/Office Manager due to its continued success and growth. In this role, you will report to the Director of Finance and be an integral part of the team working with people in many other key roles across the Company.  The ideal candidate will be disciplined and process-oriented with a high level of enthusiasm, professionalism, and integrity.  The role demands a highly organized individual that is capable of contributing to day-to-day transactional processes while assisting in long term projects. 

Cell Culture Scientist

Title:                                         Cell Culture Scientist

Location:                                   Worcester, MA

Exempt/Non-Exempt:                  Exempt

Employment Type:                     Full Time

Group:                                      BioServices/Cell Culture and Scale-up

Job Code:                                  CCSU20150903             

 

Description:      

Blue Sky Services is seeking an experienced Cell Culture Scientist to take a leading role on our cell culture and scale-up team. The employee will be responsible for managing and prioritizing projects within the laboratory, writing study/research plans, and acting as the project lead for clients. The position requires a drive to provide outstanding customer service by maintaining regular communications with clients, meeting or exceeding quality and timeline expectations.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:        

  • Cell Culture. This position requires 70% of bench-level work.
  • Independently design experimental plans, lead study execution, analyze experimental data, and generate laboratory protocols.
  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot difficult problems encountered in the design/execution of projects.
  • Compose study/research plans in collaboration with clients and other Blue Sky BioServices employees.
  • Compose technical reports, scientific publications, and/or oral presentations.
  • Communicate project updates to clients and senior level management.
  • Investigate, create and implement new methods and technologies to improve effectiveness and to create efficiencies and cost savings.
  • Actively capitalize on knowledge of industry trends to identify potential new service offerings.
  • Maintain scientific excellence in area of cell culture.

 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • BS, MS, or PhD Degree
  • 0 to 8 years industrial experience
  • Self Starter and drive to be an entrepreneur

 

Preferred  Qualifications:           

  • Previous mammalian cell culture experience with cell lines used in protein production applications (e.g. CHO, HEK293, NS0, etc.)
  • Previous insect cell culture experience with cell lines used in protein production applications (e.g. Sf9, Sf21, High 5 etc.)
  • Previous experience with stable cell line development.
  • Understanding of chemical, biochemical and physical interactions of cell culture media and reagent components.
  • Previous experience with bench-top stir tank bioreactors and Wave Bag bioreactors.
  • Previous experience with high throughput cell culture technologies.
  • Previous experience with a wide range of mammalian cell transfection techniques.

Protein Scientist

Blue Sky Services is seeking an experienced Protein Scientist with expertise in classical and contemporary protein purification procedures for a variety of protein classes. The employee will be responsible for managing and prioritizing projects within the laboratory, writing study/research plans, and acting as the project lead for clients. The position requires a drive to provide outstanding customer service by maintaining regular communications with clients, meeting or exceeding quality and timeline expectations.

REGIONAL SALES REP - BioServices EAST COAST

Bioservice Sales to research-based drug discovery customers for Blue Sky BioServices, the leading Gene to Screen CRO.  Blue Sky is rapidly expanding its sales team.  Six figure personal income potential from a balanced mixture of salary and commission (no cap).

TERRITORY:
Northeast USA. Seeking candidates residing in Cambridge MA or within 20 mile radius from this biotech hub.

Senior Accountant

Blue Sky Biotech Inc., a contract research organization (CRO) based in Worcester, MA, is seeking an Senior Accountant due to its continued success and growth.  As the Senior Accountant, you will report to the Director of Finance and be an integral part of the team working with senior leaders across the Company.  The ideal candidate will be disciplined and process-oriented with a high level of enthusiasm, professionalism, and integrity.  The role demands a highly organized individual that is capable of contributing to day-to-day transactional processes while managing long-term projects.