Research Medical Laboratory Scientist

Practice Area healthcare/laboratory
Job Family Laboratory
Job Type Perm Salary
Location Greater Boston


  • Perform non-routine and highly specialized laboratory testing in support of investigational, feasibility, research studies and/or clinical trials to evaluate novel applications of established biomarkers and their potential use in monitoring and predicting risk of cardiovascular diseases.
  • Support general operations, procedure/protocol documentation, ad-hoc testing and projects, equipment operation, maintenance, troubleshooting, problem solving and supervisory responsibilities.
  • Utilize CLIA (42 CFR Part 493) and other operating clinical laboratory chemistry platforms
  • Perform test method verification, correlation, validation studies and analyze data using statistical software
  • Actively utilize Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) systems
  • Maintain MLS certification and working knowledge of regulatory standards (e.g. CAP/CLIA, ISO, CGP, GLP, GDP)
  • Performs moderate and high-complexity testing, QA/QC activities and assay validation per established protocols in support of industry-supported pre-clinical studies, investigator initiated clinical trials and feasibility work.
  • Analyze and document data, make detailed observations and prepare reports


  • Board-certified MLS (e.g. ASCP(BOR) or equivalent)
  • An Associate degree in biological science, at minimum
  • 3-5 years’ experience working within a research setting, at minimum
Position ID: 38848