Scientist – Nanofabrication

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Description:
Bluejay Diagnostics is a medical diagnostics company focused on developing cost-effective, rapid, near-patient products for triage and monitoring of disease progression. To help us with our mission, we are searching for a Nanofabrication Scientist. Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, this person will work with a multidisciplinary team to design, optimize, test, and scale manufacturing.

Responsibilities:

  • Synthesis of nanoparticles (gold, liposomal, micellular, etc.).
  • Nanoparticle surface chemistry modifications.
  • Support the research and development team.

Requirements:

  • >2 years of experience in the synthesis of nanoparticles.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in chemistry, engineering or related scientific disciplines.
  • Strong experience working in a wetlab environment.
  • Experience with aqueous gold nanoparticle synthesis (preferred).
  • Experience with liposomal nanoparticle fabrication (preferred).
  • Experience in functionalization of nanoparticles (preferred).
  • Experience in bioconjugation (preferred).
  • Experience in nanoparticle stabilization (preferred).
  • Experience with TEM, DLS, Zeta, UV-Vis, and pH measurements.
  • Demonstrate strong organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills.
  • Lead groups and work independently, without instruction.
  • Ability to function in a dynamic environment and balance multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Ability to commute to our Acton, MA.

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Flexible spending account
  • Disability
Industry: Medical Device and In Vitro Diagnostics
Job Type: Full Time

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