Senior Associate Scientist

Intellia Therapeutics

Intellia Therapeutics

Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Monday, September 11, 2023

Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We want all of our people to go beyond what is possible. We aren’t constrained by typical end rails, and we aren’t out to just “treat” people. We’re all in this for something more. We’re driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.

How you will Achieve More with Intellia:

Intellia is seeking a highly skilled and motivated candidate with flow cytometry experience to join our growing team. The flow cytometry core at Intellia is key to advance many early and late stage projects. In this role, your primary responsibilities will be to provide flow cytometric support for different teams across the organization. This position is highly collaborative and interactive across various teams.

About You:

Do you describe yourself as organized, curious, and detailed oriented? Our ideal candidate will bring 3+ years of industry experience, and hold a Bachelor's or Masters of Science degree in a life sciences major.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Assist users with technical aspects of flow cytometry-based projects including experimental design, data analysis, panel design and troubleshooting.

  • Provide cell sorting support for various teams across the organization.

  • Establish and maintain a thorough quality control/ quality assurance program

  • Develop and implement flow cytometry assay for use in R&D and Clinical Trials

  • Provide training and education for the facility users.

  • Draft and review technical documents, such as SOPs and protocols/reports

  • Communicate research and development findings with internal and external partners.

  • Support technology research and development

  • Demonstrated knowledge of polychromatic flow cytometry panels and data analysis (>8 color)

  • Cell sorting experience

  • Experience with problem-solving and troubleshooting flow cytometry experiments

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work across teams

  • Ability to work well in a highly cross-functional team environment

Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: All Intellia employees, regardless of work location, are expected to follow all applicable federal, state, and local public health regulations and guidelines, and are strongly encouraged to follow all public health recommendations, including being vaccinated for COVID-19.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.