Associate Scientist -Immuno- Oncology Research - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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Associate Scientist -Immuno- Oncology Research

Amgen

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Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
4/28/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
R-36389
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

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.

Responsibilities:

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.

Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree and 2 years of Scientific experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:

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.