Careers

MatTek is always recruiting new team members to help us serve our growing customer base and develop innovative products and applications to meet the needs of researchers in the new millenium.

Why MatTek?home-pic-people-lab copy

  • Products
  • Cutting edge of tissue culture R&D
  • Involved in dynamic emerging market

Small company advantages

  • High visibility
  • Ability to determine your own destiny
  • Involved with products…
    from beginning to end
    from inception to commercial sale

Profitable and expanding

  • Company is 18 years old, profitable for 7+ years
  • New labs (floor space increased by 50%)
  • Opportunity to grow with the company

Good working conditions

  • Hard work expected, but no superhuman efforts
  • 40-hour work week and compensatory time
  • Friendly, small company atmosphere
  • Strong benefits package
  • Excellent record of employee retention

Current Products

EpiDerm
Epidermal skin tissue
Dermal irritancy/cutaneous research

EpiDerm-FT
Full thickness (epidermis & dermis) tissue
Photo-damage, wound healing research

EpiOcular
Non-cornified, ocular tissue
Replacement for Draize rabbit eye test

MelanoDerm
Epidermal skin tissue containing melanocytes
Used in pigmentation studies

Melanoma
Full-thickness skin with melanoma cells
Different stages of malignancy

EpiAirway
Bronchial epithelial tissue
Bio-pharamaceutical applications

EpiVaginal
Ecto-cervical vaginal tissue
HIV infection, microbicide studies

EpiOral / EpiGingival
Inner cheek and gum tissues
Oral care product testing

Psoriasis
Dendritic Cells

Selected Customers

Cosmetic/Personal Care
Johnson & Johnson
Revlon
Avon
Mary Kay Cosmetics

Household Products
Procter & Gamble
Colgate Palmolive
Unilever
SC Johnson

Pharmaceutical
Merck Sharp & Dohme
MedImmune Corporation
3M Pharmaceuticals
OSI Pharmaceuticals

Open Positions:

An expanding biotech company, MatTek produces human organotypic 3-dimensional skin, corneal, respiratory, oral mucosal, and intestinal tissues for cosmetic, household product, personal care, chemical, and pharmaceutical companies. These tissues are utilized worldwide in lieu of animals to test product safety and efficacy.

In addition to internal R&D involving MatTek products, this position offers opportunities to work on assay development and product testing in areas such as skin lightening, anti-aging, psoriasis, drug delivery/efficacy, genotoxicity, allergenicity, wound healing, and many others. Duties may also include development of new three dimensional tissue culture systems. A Ph.D. in Biology (or related discipline) is required. Experience with 3-D organotypic tissue constructs and basic molecular and cellular biology techniques (ELISA, qPCR, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy) is highly desirable.

MatTek Corp. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Send your resume to: careers@mattek.com EOE/AA

An expanding biotech company, MatTek produces human organotypic 3-dimensional skin, corneal, respiratory, oral mucosal, and intestinal tissues for cosmetic, household product, personal care, chemical, and pharmaceutical companies. These tissues are utilized worldwide in lieu of animals to test product efficacy and safety.

Experience with sterile technique is a plus, but not required. Over a 1 year training period, candidates will learn to perform the numerous steps necessary to produce MatTek’s tissues. High school diploma, good manual dexterity, and a strong willingness to learn are required. Promotion to Cell Culture Associate is possible. MatTek offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. EOE/AA.

Please forward your resume to: careers@mattek.com

An expanding biotech company, MatTek Corporation, produces human organotypic 3-dimensional skin, corneal, respiratory, oral mucosal, and intestinal tissues for cosmetic, household product, personal care, chemical, and pharmaceutical companies. These tissues are utilized worldwide in lieu of animals to test product efficacy and safety.

In addition to manufacturing and R&D involving these tissue products, studies related to psoriasis, asthma, genotoxicity, allergenicity, wound healing, inflamed bowel disease, and many others are underway. Experience with cell culture and basic molecular and cellular biology techniques (ELISA, qPCR, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy) is a plus. Please forward resume to: careers@mattek.com

MatTek Corp. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. EOE/AA.

An expanding biotech company, MatTek produces human organotypic 3-dimensional skin, corneal, respiratory, oral mucosal, and intestinal tissues for cosmetic, household product, personal care, chemical, and pharmaceutical companies. These tissues are utilized worldwide in lieu of animals to test product efficacy and safety.

In addition to internal R&D involving these tissue products, these positions offer the opportunity to work on the evaluation of MatTek products related to skin lightening, anti-aging, psoriasis, genotoxicity, allergenicity, wound healing, and many others. A Bachelor’s degree in Biology (or related discipline) along with cell culture experience is required. Experience with basic molecular and cellular biology techniques (ELISA, qPCR, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy) is highly desirable. EOE/AA

MatTek Corp. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Send your resume to: careers@mattek.com

An expanding biotech company, MatTek produces human organotypic 3-dimensional tissues for pharmaceutical, chemical, and personal care companies. These human cell-based tissues are utilized worldwide for API safety, pharmacology, and efficacy.

This position offers a unique opportunity to develop liver-based products of interest to the pharmaceutical industry. Duties will include product definition, assay development, and grant writing to support R&D efforts. A Ph.D. in Biology (or related discipline) is required. Experience with 3-D organotypic liver constructs and basic molecular and cellular biology techniques (ELISA, qPCR, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy) is required. EOE/AA

MatTek Corporation offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Send your resume to: careers@mattek.com

Primary responsibilities include answering phones, office administration, customer service, data entry, order processing, etc. Position requires pleasant, positive, high-energy personality. Skill in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access) needed. Knowledge of ACT! CRM is a plus.

MatTek offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. EOE/AA.

Please send resume to careers@mattek.com