Research Associate - Immunization

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Apr 13, 2018
Ref
12911BR
Required Education
Bachelors 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:

As a part of the Therapeutic Antibody group within the Therapeutic Proteins department, this individual will work with immuno-competent mice towards development of therapeutic monoclonal antibodies and antibody reagents to support research and pre-clinical programs.

Responsibilities will include: execute immunization experiments according to established protocols; conduct immuno-assays to determine the immune responses, analyze the data and communicate the results with upper managers; collaborate with antibody isolation team to conduct the final boost timely. It is also expected that this individual will be developing capability of designing and executing experiments independently to optimize assay conditions. In a collaborative team environment, this individual would be expected to team up with other working group on a need to basis. This position involves 60-70% in-vivo work.

Duties:

• Mouse handling and drug injection via all routes, such as sc, iv, ip etc
• Tail-vein blood sample collection
• Immunoassays such as ELISA
• Data analysis using software such as Excel, GraphPad Prism
• Communication and data presentation skills, written and oral
• Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

Requirements:
This position requires a minimum of a BS/MS degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology or related disciplines and 1-3 years laboratory experience. Laboratory experience should include:

• Candidates with immunization and monoclonal antibody development experience are most desirable
• Experience in in-vivo animal modeling research is desirable
• Knowledge in immunology and/or B cell development is a plus
• Must be able to work productively in a fast-paced collaborative team environment
• Excellent communication skills are essential

Level will be commensurate with experience

This position will require a physical

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: 12911BR