Research Associate – Analytical Chemistry

Stoke is seeking a highly motivated Research Associate to join a company pioneering genetic disease treatments. The candidate will be expected to perform the following activities:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Formulation and characterization of oligonucleotides for SAR and in vivo studies.
  • Registration of new oligonucleotide sequences into internal database and curation of such related inventory information.
  • Ordering of oligonucleotide sequences from CROs and coordinating in-house synthesis capabilities to meet demand.
  • Work closely with several departments within the company including to delivery needed oligonucleotides against project objectives.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot laboratory instruments.
  • Perform experiments with minimal supervision.
  • Present results in research meetings

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years of experience in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other Life Sciences discipline preferred.
  • Experience in oligonucleotides and/or nucleic acid chemistry is a plus.
  • Good team-working and communication skills are essential.
  • Experience with HPLC-MS and/or LIMS systems
  • Microsoft Office and Teams fluency
  • Highly motivated individual that can work well in a highly collaborative setting.


Stoke operates sites in Bedford, MA, and Cambridge, MA. This position is based in Bedford, MA.

Benefits & Compensation:

Stoke Therapeutics offers comprehensive and competitive employee benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance; life, long and short-term disability insurance; Paid Primary Caregiver Leave; a 401K program with company match; a Tuition Assistance Program, and an Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP). Compensation will be highly competitive for the industry and directly commensurate with experience.

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