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LTI - Immunovirology Associate

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc.

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Location:
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted Date:
2/22/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Biology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Virology,

Job Description

Are you fascinated by the molecular engineering of T cells and the immune system? Do you thoroughly enjoy designing experiments and analyzing your results? If so, come and join us as an…
Immunovirology Associate

Your Tasks:
As a member of the Lentigen Technology Research and Development team, you will have the exciting opportunity to play a key, hands-on role in designing and evaluating lentivirus-based gene vecotrs in the context of tumor immunotherapy. More specifically, you will be responsible for working closely with the production of unique lentiviral gene vecotrs, the culture and analysis of T lymphocyte subsets, analysis and cloning of T cell receptors, flow cytometry, culture of tumor and leukemia cell lines, in vivo models of T cell function, and cell surface receptor analysis. Furthermore, the unique duties of this position will allow you to interact as part of a collaborative and innovative team environment. Overall, your daily efforts and valuable contributions will forward Lentigen Technology’s research and development program in the adoptive immunotherapy of human cancer.

Requirements

Your Profile:
•   You hold a Ph.D., M.S., or B.S. in molecular biology, immunology, or virology with 3-5 years’ experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
•   You possess a good level of familiarity with standard molecular biology techniques, the production and analysis of gene vectors, and quantitative PCR
•   Having experience with chimeric antigen receptors, different T cell functional subsets and analysis of their function, NK cells, positive and negative regulators regarding anti-tumor immunity, and in the area of cancer immunology is highly desired
•   You enjoy collaborating alongside a motivated team in order to achieve company goals

Lentigen Technology Inc., a Miltenyi Biotec company, is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

At Lentigen, we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of lentiviral vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc. is an EO Employer M/F/Veteran/Disbility

To apply, go to: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/MIL1021/JobBoard/f16cc611-8d8b-48fb-b086-24d10e2b6d21/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=b1282950-f419-4740-982e-ec91359721b9