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CAREERS

NMR METABOLITE SCIENTIST

Do you believe metabolic processes provide the basis to understand complex biological problems? Do you get excited about developing novel NMR detection methods that push the boundaries of what metabolites we can detect? Are you passionate about having a profound impact on the future of medicine? If so, we want to meet you. Olaris is looking for high-performing and outgoing individuals to join our Biomarker Discovery team. 

 

The Position

The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for a broad range of research activities including preparing samples, running custom NMR experiments, and data analysis. There will be opportunities to develop novel NMR methodologies to integrate into our platform. You will work directly with the computational team for data mining and biomarker discovery. You will be responsible for maintaining a proper electronic lab notebook. You will be expected to publish and present our work at conferences. This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package.

 

Requirements

  • M.S. or Ph.D. Degree in Biological Sciences, Chemical Biology, Biophysics, or related field

  • 2-5 years related NMR experience required, NMR metabolomics applications preferred, additional MS experience desirable

  • Familiar with various omics technologies (transcriptomics, epigenomics, proteomics and metabolomics)

  • Knowledge of NMR theory, pulse programs and data analysis including 1D, 2D and 3D experiments

  • Familiarity with statistics and bioinformatics tools in metabolomics

 

Preferred Experience

  • Rational experimental design for metabolite characterization and structural elucidation  

  • Experience with cancer metabolism and/or immunometabolism

  • Wet-lab techniques of handling biological samples including human biofluids, natural product, and bacterial cultures

  • Hands-on with NMRPipe, Chenomix, MNova and processing NUS data

 

About Olaris

Our mission is to fundamentally change how diseases are diagnosed and treated.  With our pioneering metabolomics platform and machine learning algorithms, we develop in vitro diagnostics that empower patients, providers, and biopharma to pursue the most effective treatments. We get the right therapy to the right patient at the right time.

 

Founded in 2014, Olaris is already playing a role in the seismic shift that precision medicine is creating. Olaris’ technology and unique products under development can provide the most precise picture for an individual's healthcare future.

 

Our Culture

You’re the right candidate for Olaris if:

you are passionate about the impact your work will have on the world

you are hardworking, innovative, and take pride in your work

you are excited about working at a high-energy, fast-paced, high growth startup

you are independent, self-motived, and curious

you are results-oriented

you are able to work well with colleagues from diverse scientific backgrounds

you believe in honesty, transparency and will always show respect for your colleagues

 

Work Location: Olaris is located at 175 Crossing Blvd, Framingham, MA 01702.
Apply: To learn more about this position please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@myolaris.com.

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WE'RE ALWAYS INTERESTED!

We are always interested in talking to highly motivated and talented individuals about future opportunities.

Are you passionate about having an impact on the future of medicine? Does working in a start-up pioneering a new way to treat and diagnose disease get you excited? Does the idea of working on diverse projects in a fast-paced, dynamic organization get your neurons firing? If so, then we want to talk to you. 

 

To learn more about careers at Olaris, please contact us at careers@myOLARIS.com.

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