Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist - Immune Oncology - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist - Immune Oncology

NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
12/2/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
65-181
Salary:
Required Education:
Doctorate/PhD
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Immunology, Oncology, Principal Scientist, Senior Scientist,

Job Description

NGM is currently offering a unique opportunity for a highly motivated researcher to join our team focused on the discovery and characterization of novel targets for drug development.

Responsibilities:
•   Provide foundational expertise in immune biology
•   Evaluate and propose innovative immune oncology strategies and targets
•   Lead and mentor a group of scientists to discover, validate, and develop targets from concept to IND candidate
•   Design and execution of experiments in human and animal models both in the laboratory and administratively
•   Effectively represent the group in both internal and external presentations and publications

Requirements

•   Ph.D. and 10+ years of experience in cellular and molecular immunology
•   Sophisticated expertise in cellular and molecular immunology, working knowledge in tumor biology is a plus
•   Demonstrated leadership and management capabilities in a collaborative, multidisciplinary setting
•   Familiarity with industrial paradigms of drug discovery and development for biologic agents
•   Demonstrated scientific productivity as evidenced by a strong record of publications, patents, invited presentations, grant funding, and/or pipeline accomplishments
•   Outstanding written, visual, and oral communication skills