Bioinformatics Scientist - Molecular Profiling

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Mar 20, 2018
Ref
11017BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

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.

Summary:

The Molecular Profiling Group is seeking a bioinformatics scientist with broad understanding of biology, strong bioinformatics skills, and demonstrated experience in data interpretation. The scientist will be responsible for analyzing and interpreting transcriptomics, lipidomics, and metabolomics data. The candidate will use a range of bioinformatics tools to help advance understanding of target and pathway biology and to provide support of antibody-based therapeutics development.

Responsibilities:

 Run deep-dive analysis of expression profiling experiments
 Analyze metabolomics and lipidomics datasets
 Integrative multi-omics analysis: develop algorithms to combine multiple-omics data to characterize mechanisms and to identify novel targets and pathways
 Collaborate with scientists in the Metabolism and Muscle department and other groups at Regeneron, as well as external collaborators to design molecular profiling experiments
 Present results to Sr. management and collaborators
Requirements:
This position requires a PhD and at least 3 years of related post-doc experience. Additional requirements include:
• Experience in analysis of genomic data including RNA-seq, Single-cell RNA-seq, DNA-seq, and ChIP-seq
• Knowledge of state-of-the art bioinformatics tools and approaches to support drug discovery programs
• Proficiency in programming languages such as R, python, bash
• Candidates with experience in metabolomics data analysis and knowledge in metabolic or muscle disorders are preferred
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Collaborative, result-oriented, and able to work in a multi-project and fast-paced environment

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.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 11017BR