Scientist/Sr. Scientist – Platform Technology


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Dewpoint Therapeutics translates condensate biology into much-needed medicines. Biomolecular condensates are transforming our understanding of biology, and our highly collaborative team is at the forefront of efforts to harness this shift for drug discovery. Together, we are leveraging a transformative shift in the understanding of cellular biology to discover and advance breakthrough therapeutics for the toughest diseases.

We are searching for a creative and highly motivated Scientist or Senior Scientist to help build and run Dewpoint’s novel technology platform for the study of condensates. You will become an integral member of a team developing and executing cellular imaging assays to characterize disease-relevant condensates.

In this position you’ll be part of an energizing and supportive startup team culture, engaged in continuous learning, and part of an exceptional international team. This role is based at our site in Boston's Seaport district. Dewpoint offers competitive salary and benefits.

In this role you will…

  • Develop, optimize, and execute highly multiplexed imaging assays to characterize condensates in disease-relevant cell models
  • Support lead optimization efforts by characterizing the effects of drugs on condensates
  • Work closely in a cross-functional team with broad exposure to many programs across the company and routinely present findings to both small and large groups
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to research associates
  • Become a valuable contributor to other initiatives as they arise in our fast paced, startup environment

To do that you will need…

  • Ph.D., M.D., or B.S./M.S. with skills & experience equivalent to an advanced degree in molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, or related field
  • Experience designing, executing, and analyzing microscopy-based experiments
  • Experience with immunofluorescence and/or fluorescence in-situ hybridization
  • Mastery of standard molecular and cell-biology techniques
  • Ability to grow and maintain difficult to culture cell types
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment and balance multiple objectives

It is nice but not essential that you also have…

  • Experience with automation tools such as liquid handlers and high-content imagers
  • Familiarity with the condensate field
  • Industry experience

About Dewpoint

Dewpoint Therapeutics is the first company founded to apply the emerging discipline of biomolecular condensates to drug discovery. Dewpoint believes that a vast range of conditions have pathways that are regulated by condensates or arise from the dysfunction of condensates — including cancer, neurodegeneration, and metabolic disease. Dewpoint scientists are working in Boston, MA, and Dresden and Frankfurt, Germany, to translate condensate biology into treatments for the toughest diseases.

Dewpoint Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of non-discrimination in the workplace. Candidates will not be discriminated against on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.

Dewpoint Therapeutics has an anti-hate policy in place, along with an active staff-led Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee sponsored by the CEO.

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