Research Associate II/III (Formulations Development)

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
May 16, 2018
Ref
13037BR
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
Research Associates in the Formulation Development Group participate in the development of both liquid and lyophilized protein formulations to support formulation development from initial screening through commercialization.

Responsibilities
• Design and execute studies to
- develop lyophilized and liquid protein formulations
- evaluate protein stability and elucidate protein degradation mechanisms
- support regulatory filings.
• Design and execute studies to evaluate the physicochemical properties of proteins, especially solubility and viscosity.
• Process and analyze data and assist in writing, reviewing and editing technical reports
• Develop and implement analytical methods to support formulation development
• Maintain analytical equipment and support other lab organization tasks
• Perform work independently under mentorship of a scientist in a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment
•Present study results in clear and concise manner to supervisor and group

Experience and education:

BS degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemical Engineering or related field with at least 3-4 years of industry research experience or MS degree in above mentioned fields with 0-2 years of industry research experience

Skills:
• Prior protein formulation experience in early and/or late stage product development
• Analytical Expertise with bioanalytical methods and instrumentation, such as U/HPLC-based chromatographic techniques (especially SEC, CEX, RP), electrophoretic methods (IEF, SDS-PAGE) and particle characterization methods (MFI)
• Experience with biophysical methods, such as DSC, FTIR, light scattering, UV, CD and fluorescence spectroscopy, or other biophysical characterization methods
• Prior research experiences in the areas of protein structure, stability, protein aggregation or protein solubility are highly desirable

Requirements
• Ability to work independently with strong problem solving skills
• Ability to work individually and in a team setting
• Ability to maintain laboratory notebooks and records
• Ability to communicate effectively
• Ability to multi-task and support accelerated timelines

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: 13037BR