Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Job posting: research scientist, miRagen Therapeutics, Boulder, CO

From the inbox:
miRagen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company founded to harness the power of microRNA (miRNA) biology. The company combines strong in-house expertise in microRNA biology and chemistry with external partnerships and academic collaborations that leverage best-in-class technologies.... 
Job Description: 
We currently seek a Ph.D. level scientist with experience in nucleic acid chemistry, encompassing all facets of solution and solid phase synthesis. The incumbent will lead internal discovery chemistry efforts, and be a key project team member and contributor, providing expertise related to innovative chemistries and enhanced product functionality. The primary responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:
  • The design and synthesis of novel monomers, linkers, phosphoramidites and bioconjugates
  • The characterization and activity assessment of new compounds, through collaboration with the Biology/Pre-Clinical team...
Qualifications: 
Suitable candidates will possess a Ph.D. in chemistry, biochemistry, or related field with a minimum 5 years of industry experience in nucleic acid, medicinal or heterocyclic chemistry, or equivalent. Additionally, candidates should possess at least three years of supervisory experience, and demonstrated ability to work effectively in a cross-functional, project team environment.
Full listing here. Link to website to come. Best wishes to those interested.

1 comment:

  1. Don't know anything about the company, but I think they should pick a better name... MIRAGEn as in not real, illusory.

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