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Associate Scientist/Scientist, Autoimmunity

About KSQ Therapeutics

KSQ Therapeutics has built an industry-leading genome-scale precision functional genomics platform, called CRISPRomics, to pinpoint therapeutic nodes that directly correlate genomic function to disease with unprecedented certainty and speed. The company is deploying CRISPRomics for novel drug development across broad therapeutic areas and is advancing a proprietary pipeline of tumor- and immune-focused drug candidates for oncology. KSQ was founded by thought leaders in the field of functional genomics and pioneers of CRISPR screening technologies. The company is located in Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


Responsibilities

Assist in querying novel pathways and mechanisms for therapeutic intervention

Work as part of an interdisciplinary team to contribute to the design and execution of experiments that support our research activities and project goals

Design, plan, and execute high-quality and well-controlled immunological assays to provide insight into potency and mechanism-of-action

Develop and deliver scientific presentations and reports in a fast and efficient manner

Participate in various aspects of small company capability building

Requirements

Key Qualifications

Associate Scientist:B.S. with 0-3 years of industry experience, Scientist: M.S. degree with 4+ years of industry experience

Previous experience in immunology or cancer research

Proficiency in basic laboratory techniques, including aseptic culture technique, molecular biology, cell-based assays, etc.

Previous experience in cellular immunology and molecular biology is desired, including acquisition and data analysis of flow cytometry experiments, cytokine analysis by ELISA, multiplex assays (MSD or Luminex), quantification of gene expression (qPCR), etc.

Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills

Demonstrated commitment to quality, attention to detail, and team player mentality

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