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Pexels Edward Jenner 4033148
Analytical Chemist (Peptide Docking Team)
Full Time

Sirnaomics, Inc. is a leading clinical stage biopharmaceutical company in the discovery and development of RNAi therapeutics for treatment of cancer and fibrotic diseases.  We are seeking candidates to fill the newly created position of Analytical Chemist-Peptide Docking in our headquarters in Gaithersburg, MD.

The successful candidate will leverage their oligonucleotide experience to develop methods for characterizing monomers, chemically modified and conjugated single and double stranded oligonucleotides, and formulated drug products and perform daily analytical and purification task of oligonucleotide and conjugates. 

To be considered for this position, the well qualified candidate will an advanced degree (PhD/MS or equivalent) in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology or equivalent scientific discipline, complimented with two or more years of experience in characterizing nucleic acids and peptide conjugates. This person will also have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of HPLC and mass spec is required.
  • Experience in purification, tangential flow filtration, NMR, dynamic light scattering and melting temperature measurement is preferred.
  • Experience in method development for characterizing drug substance/product (the use of statistical analysis programs is a plus).
  • Hands-on experience in troubleshooting and maintenance of laboratory instruments and equipment is preferred.

Sirnaomics is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and offers a fast paced/dynamic environment, growth opportunity, competitive compensation and a full benefits program. For consideration, please submit your resume to Talent@Sirnaomics.com. and reference 21-044.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.