Research Associate I/II

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
May 18, 2018
Ref
13320BR
Discipline
Science/R&D, Research
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
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
This is a permanent laboratory position in a protein biochemistry group involved in the characterization of critical protein reagents to support protein therapeutic pre-clinical testing and release testing.

Responsibilities
  • Following standard analytical protocols and work sheets to support the characterization of protein reagents used in preclinical assay development and release testing. The characterization of a protein reagent includes Protein Concentration, Purity, Identity, Labeling efficiency, and Activity.
  • Document all analytical work in electronic laboratory notebook according to a defined protocol and provide documentation to the supervisor in a specified timeline for reagent summary reports.
  • May perform protein purification and modification as required, to support new reagent demand.
  • There will be opportunities to perform analytical method development as time permits for all programs.

Requirements
  • Experienced in the general operations of a laboratory and be able to manage and organize data with minimal supervision.
  • Fundamental technical competencies in key analytical protein methodologies such as SDS-PAGE, CE-SDS, MALDI-TOF MS, western blotting, size exclusion chromatography, UV-Vis spectrosphotometry, protein purification and basic chemistry skills as applied toward protein modifications.
  • A familiarity with GLP laboratory practices regarding notebook documentation is desirable.

Minimum Years of Experience:
  • BS in biochemistry or related field. 0-2 years of protein purification, modification and characterization 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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Requisition Number: 13320BR