Research Associate - BAC Recombination

Tarrytown, NY, US
Mar 02, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

We are looking for a Research Associate for our VelociGene Labs with a strong background in Molecular Biology. The individual should be experienced in the general operations of a laboratory and have mastered several methods and begin to demonstrate the ability to master new methods to achieve results quickly.

• Skills in Basic Molecular Biology work
• Operate robotics within the laboratory
• Maintain quality control of DNA constructs
• Basic knowledge and skills of DNA analysis software
• Aids in several aspects of the projects, specifically making targeting vector constructs
• Responsible for some of the steps in the VelociGene Bacterial Homologous Recombination method
• Work with bacterial cultures and BAC DNA preps
• Aids in technology development, Knock-Out construct improvements
• Keeps records up to date and show good organization of their daily tasks

*Experience and Required Skills:
This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor degree or equivalent, with 2 or more years related experience and/or training
• Skills in basic Molecular Biology work
• Basic knowledge of DNA analysis software
• A background in BAC Recombineering is highly preferred.

Level will be commensurate with experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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