Life Edit Therapeutics is hiring a

Bioanalytical Development, Intern

Durham, United States

The Role:

This position will entail the application of bioanalytical skills and molecular gene editing knowledge learned in the undergraduate classroom to on-the-job experiences in a state-of-the-art innovative bioanalytical laboratory supporting the development of in vivo gene editing therapeutics. We are seeking a curious, enthusiastic, competent, and self-motivated individual. This is a great opportunity to learn from seasoned biotechnology experts with emphasis on preclinical gene editing translation in the bioanalytical setting. 

Here’s What You’ll Do:

  • The successful candidate will learn the workflow of a bioanalytical lab and shadow experienced scientists
  • Execute established protocols under supervision and perform assays such as ELISA, qPCR/dPCR/ddPCR, and/or capillary electrophoresis with intent for independent implementation
  • Adherence to good documentation practices
  • Maintain data integrity and rigor
  • Data entry into Benchling
  • Generation of summary data and reports
  • Presentation at research meetings
  • Attend Preclinical Research and cross functional meetings



  • Working towards a BS or BA degree in chemistry, biological science, bioengineering, or equivalent
  • Hands-on experience with bioanalytical assays is preferred but not required
  • Organized, independent, and collaborative
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Why join Life Edit Therapeutics?

Life Edit Therapeutics, an ElevateBio portfolio company, is a gene editing company on a mission to rewrite the future by curing disease, making any edit, anywhere. Life Edit has built a world-class genome editing platform with one of the world’s largest and most diverse collections of novel RNA-guided nucleases (RGNs) and base editors. The company’s next-generation editing systems will propel the development of novel human therapeutics by enabling ex vivo engineering for cell therapies and regenerative medicines and in vivo delivery of gene therapies.

Our Vision:  To pave the way to faster, safer, gene editing therapeutics that cure disease and improve patient lives

Life Edit is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person’s race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. Life Edit will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

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