The Department of Oncology at Amgen in South San Francisco is seeking a highly motivated Associate Scientist to perform research studies aimed at understanding mechanisms of immune-mediated regulation of tumorigenesis and to develop novel immune modulators for the treatment of cancer. The candidate will be an integral part of the discovery research team, collaborating with research scientists at multiple research sites including other functional areas at Amgen.
Designs, executes and communicates experiments related to discovery and validation of novel immune modulators for cancer immunotherapy.
Planning and performing laboratory experiments, analyzing data, and communicating results.
Master's degree and 2 years of Scientific experience
Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Scientific experience
Master's degree in immunology, molecular or cell biology, or a closely-related life science discipline, with 5+ years of hands on experience using a variety of techniques, post-degree
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.