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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Research Technician in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

MSK requires all new hires, volunteers, and vendors who come onsite to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. This is based on the COVID-19 vaccines’ high level of protection and our shared responsibility in protecting our patients.

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join our team that is currently developing human pluripotent stem cell-based approaches for a variety of research purposes. The primary purpose of this position is to design and execute cell biology experiments for generation of human iPSCs, hPSC differentiation, hPSC gene editing and other types of applications.

You Will:

  • Design, plan and execute experiments for PCR and molecular cloning (as a part of gene editing team), generation of human iPSCs (reprogramming, hPSC differentiation, and other types of applications.

  • Author and review laboratory methods and reports, write SOPs.

  • Participate in developing and establishing relevant new technologies, as needed.

You Need!

  • Bachelor's degree in cell biology or other science related fields OR relavent experience.

  • Skilled in molecular and cell biology techniques including, but not limited to, CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing, flow cytometry, PCR, Western blotting, quantitative PCR, and immunofluorescence techniques.

  • General cell cultures experience is required. Experience related to human pluripotent stem cell culture is highly preferred.

  • The candidate must be self-motivated and flourish in a team-based environment.

  • Experience working on human pluripotent stem cells is a plus.

  • Overtime available!


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Job LocationsUSA-NY-New York

Posted Date5 days ago(9/14/2021 3:15 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-53392

Category Research - Laboratory