Research Associate - High Throughput Molecular and Cell Biology

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Mar 20, 2018
Ref
12503BR
Required Education
Associate Degree
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:
We are looking for a research associate to join the Protein Expression Sciences team. The candidate will be responsible for the operation of automated liquid handlers to support our VelociMab antibody discovery efforts. In addition to experience with liquid handling platforms, the successful candidate will have experience with general molecular biology and cell biology techniques.

Responsibilities:

Operation of Automated Liquid Handlers
Operation of PerkinElmer LabChip Gx instruments
PCR
Mutagenesis
Transformations
Minipreps
DNA sequencing
Plasmid subcloning
Mammalian cell transfection
Data recording in ELN (electronic lab notebook) and LIMS

Requirements:
B.S or M.S. in Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, Biology or related field with 2+ years of laboratory experience. Experience with general molecular biology skills such PCR, DNA sequencing, mutagenesis, plasmid subcloning and mammalian cell transfection. Familiarity with automated liquid handlers is desired (preferably Hamilton Stars). Experience in high-throughput assays is a plus. Strong communication and organizational skills are also required.

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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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: 12503BR