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Job ID :
57363BR
Location :
US - Massachusetts - Bedford
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Job Description

Job Title
R&D Intern

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work. And you’ll have the opportunity for continual growth and learning in a culture that empowers your development. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With revenues of $20 billion, we have approximately 65,000 employees and serve customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve analytical challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications.

Summary of Internship
  • Candidate must be able to work independently with direction, as well as on teams within the Purification R&D Laboratories.
  • Carry out standard operating procedures involving basic laboratory techniques, calculations, materials measurement, operation of laboratory equipment and record keeping necessary for generation of exploratory feasibility and applications data.
  • Responsible for testing data records, notebooks and computerized data storage.
  • Make detailed observations and analyze data to ensure assays are within operating parameters.
  • Advise manager of factors that may affect quality of data.

Essential Functions
  • Requires a functional knowledge of Biochemistry and Protein Sciences
  • Requires a functional knowledge of laboratory equipment and techniques
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is required in performing all functions of this position.
  • Initiative, organizational and computer skills are extremely valuable to ensure effective laboratory operations.
  • Must demonstrate judgment, tact and diplomacy in dealing with internal customers.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills are required.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office software, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Minimum of 1 year undergraduate program in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, or related Sciences.

Qualifications
  • 1 or more semesters of laboratory work in a Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Life Sciences, Protein Engineering or other relevant setting.
  • Previous experience with protein purification and protein engineering
  • Prior internship experience

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today!

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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