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System One Biologist (5-7 years) in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Title: Biology 5-7 Years 2375

Location: Boston, MA

Shift: M-F 8 am - 5 pm

Type: Contract 12 months

Pay: $67.40/hour max (depending upon experience)

Must Haves:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • MS with 2 to 7 years or BS with 5 to 10 years of experience on assay development.

  • AAV experience (Adeno-associated viruses strongly preferred).

  • Strong mammalian cell culture experience is required.

  • Scientific training and hands-on experience with various cell-based and molecular assays, cell-based potency assay, ELISA, Western Blot, qPCR, RT-qPCR, and DNA/RNA/protein extraction from cells and animal (including NHP) tissues

  • Strong organizational skills and detailed oriented

  • Experience using Benchling for lab activity documentation strongly preferred

  • Good written and verbal communication and problem-solving skills.


  • The Research group is seeking a highly motivated Scientist to develop, optimize, execute bioanalytical assays to support Lilly’s gene therapy programs.

    In this role, you will work closely with a team of scientists to advance AAV (Adeno-associated viruses) based gene therapies.

  • As a member of the Translational team, you must be able to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment, manage work priorities, and have the desire to succeed at the highest level.

  • Develop, optimize, and execute bioanalytical assays to characterize AAV vectors designed for various therapeutic programs and to evaluate PK/PD profiles of such vector in appropriate model systems.

  • Perform sample analysis per established method or SOP

  • Contribute to the tech transfer of developed assays to internal or external collaborators

  • Support internal Translational lab operation and maintenance

  • Perform data analysis and author/ review method SOP, assay development summary and report


    System One offers eligible employees health and welfare benefits coverage options, including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, and participation in a 401(k) plan.


System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.