Tandem Mass Spectrometry Scientist at Eurofins

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Framingham, Massachusetts

Job Description:

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 50,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.

Job Description

  • Responsible for multiplex enzyme assay screening for lysosomal storage disorders using tandem mass spectrometry.

  • Place customized order for standards and internal standards from new vendors and evaluate the results

  • Prepare dry blood spot samples following specific protocols

  • Optimize and carry out the multiplex enzymatic assays

  • Carry out LC-MS/MS analysis

  • Perform data Analysis using Analyst software

  • Evaluate the QC samples and standard curves

  • Timely record all experimental findings in adequate details in eLN

  • Send out summary sheets and present scientific results to the project teams within agreed cycle time

  • Seek advicewhen appropriate

  • Improving theoretical knowledge and practical skills of mass spectrometry

  • Learning the biology and pathophysiology of the related diseases


  • B.S. 4-6 years of related experience or M.S. 2-3 years of related experience

  • Experience independently performing multiplex enzyme assay screening of dried blood spot and CSF fluids for lysosomal storage disorders

  • Experience analyzing data and summarizing the results with minimal supervision

  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

Additional Information

Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pmwith overtime as needed.Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Framingham, MA are encouraged to apply.

  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options

  • Life and disability insurance

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Paid vacation and holidays

As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.

To learn more about Eurofins, please explore our websitewww.eurofinsus.com.

Eurofins is aM/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.