CAREERS

OLARIS IS HIRING!

We have immediate openings in lab science positions, with additional jobs across all functions expected to be posted soon.

Please see our open positions below!

SENIOR BIOANALYTICAL SCIENTIST

Are you an expert in analytical chemistry and LC-MS method development/validation? Does harnessing the potential of metabolomics to transform disease diagnosis and treatment intrigue you? If so, we want to meet you.  

 

The Position

We are looking to hire a Senior Bioanalytical Scientist.  The successful candidate will lead LC-MS/MS method development/validation efforts for small molecule identification and quantification in addition to building large libraries for semi-quantification and targeted panels for absolute quantification, supporting metabolomics and lipidomics studies.

 

 This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and validate highly sensitive and reliable LC-MS/MS methods for the rapid and accurate quantification of metabolites from biological samples

  • Design and execute experiments in support of LC-MS method development and optimization

  • Analyze, interpret, and present study results and conclusions in project meetings

  • Contribute innovative approaches to pushing the limits of our analyses

  • Propose actionable connections between results of metabolomic analyses and biological pathways

  • Publish and present findings to external audiences

  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the theory of operation, maintenance, trouble-shooting and effective repair for ThermoFisher Vanquish and Altis instrumentation.

  • Provide training and guidance to fellow research scientists

  • Develop research documentation, such as standard operating procedures, protocols, technical reports, summaries, and presentations.

  • Performs extensive literature searches and prepares method reports

  • Conducts highly complex work that is important to the organization's success and contributes to progress in the scientific community.

 


Qualifications

  • PhD in Analytical Chemistry, Toxicology, or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of Mass Spectrometry Method Development and validation experience

  • Experience working with (U)HPLC and Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometers

  • Demonstrated excellence leading successful projects to completion

  • Strong written and verbal communication; an ability to communicate technical material to non-technical audiences simply and clearly and collaborate well on a team

  • Intense drive for problem solving, especially around analyzing and identifying key molecules in multi-component biological samples

  • In depth understanding of separation sciences in modern analytical technologies (HPLC, MS, spectroscopies, automation)

  • Knowledgeable in the isolation of small molecules and lipids from biological fluids

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of experience in LC-MS/MS Method Development and validation

  • Experience with various instrumentation data analysis software packages

  • Experience as a team leader

  • Knowledgeable about clinical laboratory regulations and expectations

  • A history of scientific publications in the field of analytical chemistry/toxicology

  • Knowledge of NMR and orthogonal analytical techniques for small molecule determination

 

About Olaris

Our mission is to fundamentally change how diseases are diagnosed and treated. With our pioneering metabolomics platform and machine learning algorithms, we collaborate with patients and healthcare providers to identify, “biomarkers of response” (BoR) that will be used to stratify patients to optimize outcomes and reduce adverse events. We get the right drug to the right patient.

 

Our Values:

Accountable to SCIENCE

Always strive for BETTER

Revolutionary IMPACT

 

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-motivated, and curious

you are results-oriented

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

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

 

Work Location

Olaris is located in the 9/90 Corporate Center in Framingham, MA.

Apply

To learn more about this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Vice President of Operations Shawn Ayube at careers@myolaris.com

NMR TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST

Are you an expert in analytical chemistry and method development? Does harnessing the potential of metabolomics to transform disease diagnosis and treatment intrigue you? If so, we want to meet you.  

 

The Position 

We are looking to hire an NMR Technical Development Scientist.  The successful candidate will lead NMR method development for complex mixture analysis and small molecule identification and quantification. Additionally, they will be capable of applying advanced multi-dimensional NMR methods such as non-uniform sampling techniques and writing custom pulse sequences.   

 

 This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and validate highly sensitive and reproducible NMR methods for the rapid and accurate quantification of metabolites from biological samples

  • Create customized NMR parameter sets and pulse sequences

  • Provide SME knowledge in the area of quantitative and semi-quantitative NMR

  • Design and execute experiments in support of method development and optimization

  • Analyze, interpret, and present study results and conclusions in project meetings

  • Contribute innovative approaches to pushing the limits of our analyses

  • Propose actionable connections between results of metabolomic analyses and biological pathways

  • Publish and present findings to external audiences

  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the theory of operation, maintenance, trouble-shooting and effective repair for Bruker magnets and software

  • Provide training and guidance to fellow research scientists

  • Develop research documentation, such as standard operating procedures, protocols, technical reports, summaries, and presentations

  • Perform extensive literature searches and prepare method reports

  • Conduct highly complex work that is important to the organization's success and contributes to progress in the scientific community

  

Qualifications

  • PhD in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of experience of advanced knowledge of NMR methods and instrumentation

  • Direct experience with NUS 1H-13C HSQC experiments

  • Highly skilled with NMRPipe and related software

  • Expertise in optimizing NMR parameters, writing or modifying pulse sequences and analyzing NMR data is required

  • Demonstrated excellence leading successful projects to completion

  • Strong written and verbal communication; an ability to communicate technical material to non-technical audiences simply and clearly and collaborate well on a team

  • Intense drive for problem solving, especially around analyzing and identifying key molecules in multi-component samples

  • Knowledgeable in the isolation of small molecules from biological fluids

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of experience in NMR Method Development and validation

  • Experience with various instrumentation data analysis software packages

  • Experience as a team leader

  • Knowledgeable about clinical laboratory regulations and expectations

  • A history of scientific publications in the field of analytical chemistry/metabolomics

About Olaris

Our mission is to fundamentally change how diseases are diagnosed and treated. With our pioneering metabolomics platform and machine learning algorithms, we collaborate with patients and healthcare providers to identify, “biomarkers of response” (BoR) that will be used to stratify patients to optimize outcomes and reduce adverse events. We get the right drug to the right patient.

 

Our Values:

Accountable to SCIENCE

Always strive for BETTER

Revolutionary IMPACT

 

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-motivated, and curious

you are results-oriented

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

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

 

Work Location

Olaris is located in the 9/90 Corporate Center in Framingham, MA.

Apply

To learn more about this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Vice President of Operations Shawn Ayube at careers@myolaris.com

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

Are you passionate about having an impact on the future of medicine? If so, then we want to talk to you. Olaris is hiring a high-performing, motivated individual(s) for a Research Associate position.

The Position

The successful candidate will be responsible for a broad range of activities including metabolite extraction from patient biofluids, NMR and MS sample preparation and analysis, sample organization and handling. You will be responsible for maintaining a proper lab notebook. You will be expected to maintain a clean lab space and follow all safety guidelines. This position includes the opportunity to learn advanced NMR and MS techniques.

  

This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits package.

 

Qualifications

  • B.S. or MS Degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or related field

  • Wet-lab techniques of handling biological samples including human biofluids or natural products

  • Ability to follow and execute SOPs

  • Ability to multi-task, communicate effectively, work well in a team and learn quickly

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Metabolomics knowledge

  • Experience working with NMR and MS

  • Experience presenting a poster or giving a talk at a conference

  • Completion of a thesis project

  • Completion of a rigorous science degree with strong academic references

About Olaris

Our mission is to fundamentally change how diseases are diagnosed and treated. With our pioneering metabolomics platform and machine learning algorithms, we collaborate with patients and healthcare providers to identify, “biomarkers of response” (BoR) that will be used to stratify patients to optimize outcomes and reduce adverse events. We get the right drug to the right patient.

 

Our Values:

Accountable to SCIENCE

Always strive for BETTER

Revolutionary IMPACT

 

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-motivated, and curious

you are results-oriented

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

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

 

Work Location

Olaris is located in the 9/90 Corporate Center in Framingham, MA.

Apply

To learn more about this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Vice President of Operations Shawn Ayube at careers@myolaris.com

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WE'RE ALWAYS INTERESTED!

In addition to our open positions above, 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.