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Randstad US research and development associate i in cambridge, Massachusetts

research and development associate i.

  • cambridge , massachusetts

  • posted 9 days ago

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  • $27.37 - $32.20 per hour

  • contract

  • bachelor degree

  • category life, physical, and social science occupations

  • reference44515

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job summary:

As the world's largest staffing and recruitment agency in the world, we can commit to find you the perfect role that gives you the opportunity to learn and grow in the life sciences arena. Utilizing a recruiter for your job search gives you access to a large network of top employers as well as detailed information about hundreds of positions. With a hefty goal of discovering medical breakthroughs to treat devastating neurological ailments, our partner is focused on furthering research and finding ways to improve our healthcare system. You can feel secure in the fact that you will be paving the way to life changing practices when you work for this well-known team!

location: Cambridge, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $27.37 - 32.20 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


Our mission is clear - we are pioneers in neuroscience. The company discovers, develops, and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Together, our employees create, commercialize, and manufacture transformative therapies for our patient population.

This position provides an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience and exposure to the work at the Protein Drug Product Development. As a Research and Development Associate, you will be primarily responsible for supporting bioavailability investigations related to subcutaneously injected drug products. Responsibilities will include hands-on laboratory experimentation to ascertain bioavailability and fate of drug products after injection, sample management, and data analysis. You will support the development of a mathematical subcutaneous model by providing and analyzing necessary experimental data.

You will be required to collaborate with different stakeholders within the Protein Drug Product Development team.


  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or related field.

  • 1-3 years of related laboratory experience is required

  • Basic understanding of engineering principles such as heat and mass transfer is required

  • Proficiency with MS Excel and other statistical software and excellent data organization

  • Familiarity with parenteral administration of therapeutics is desirable, but not required

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

  • At least 18 years of age prior to the scheduled start date

skills: MS-EXCEL

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.