Become An Entradan

Senior Research Associate, Pharmacology

October 25, 2019

Company Overview

Entrada Therapeutics is a biotechnology company dedicated to transforming the treatment of devastating diseases through the intracellular delivery of biologics. Entrada’s technology enables the efficient intracellular delivery of proteins, peptides and nucleic acids, thus allowing for the development of programs across several intracellular target classes. The Company’s novel approach addresses current challenges associated with both large and small molecule therapeutics and represents a fundamental advancement in the delivery of molecules into the cytosol.

Entrada is comprised of experts and leaders in both biologics development and the rare disease space. In December 2018, Entrada closed a $59 million Series A from 5AM Ventures, MPM Capital, Roche Venture Fund, MRL Ventures Fund and Agent Capital.

Position Summary

Entrada Therapeutics is a biotechnology company dedicated to transforming the treatment of devastating diseases through the intracellular delivery of biologics. Entrada’s technology enables the efficient intracellular delivery of proteins, peptides and nucleic acids, thus allowing for the development of programs across several intracellular target classes. The Company’s novel approach addresses current challenges associated with both large and small molecule therapeutics and represents a fundamental advancement in the delivery of molecules into the cytosol. Entrada is comprised of experts and leaders in both biologics development and the rare disease space. In December 2018, Entrada closed a $59 million Series A from 5AM Ventures, MPM Capital, Roche Venture Fund, MRL Ventures Fund and Agent Capital.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performing in vitro assays using mammalian cell lines according to SOPs, troubleshooting as needed 
  • Planning and performing of all technical aspects of in vivo experiments 
  • Rodent maintenance, dosing, sampling, necropsy and tissue/organ dissection
  • Maintaining careful laboratory notebooks and generating high quality study reports. 
  • Presenting data and research findings in internal team meetings

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's or Master’s degree in biology, cell biology or a related field with at least 3 years of laboratory experience is required. Preference for industry or startup R&D experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of cell biology and hands-on in vitro research experience in techniques including cell-based functional assays, cell viability, fluorescence imaging and biochemical assays such as western blotting and qPCR 
  • Experience with in vivo PK/PD studies in rodents, including various modes of pharmacological agent administration and blood collection, in addition to experience with tissue/cell isolation for biological analysis 
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written) and ability to work effectively across functions 
  • Desire to work in an innovative and collaborative environment pursuing high reward science


Entrada's Mission

Entrada Therapeutics’ mission is to treat devastating diseases through the intracellular delivery of biologics.

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Competitive health, dental and vision coverage. Life insurance and short-term and long-term disability insurance provided. Covered monthly subway pass, subsidized parking or subsidized monthly commuter rail pass.