Temp Research Associate - Metabolic Disease

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
May 29, 2018
Ref
12879BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Contract
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 candidate will be involved in research projects aiming at developing therapeutics to treat metabolic diseases.

Responsibilities
The candidate will perform a wide range of molecular biology experiments; such as plasmid cloning, cell culture, DNA transfection, establishment of stable cell lines, RNA extraction, RT-PCR, western bloting, luciferase assays, and other cell based assays. Needs to be highly organized, flexible and motivated.

Requirements
Successful candidates will have strong background molecular biology, minimum 3 years of experience working in a lab, and have experience in:
• Plasmid cloning
• DNA/RNA extraction, PCR, qPCR
• SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting, ELISA
• Mammalian cell culture, transfection, reporter gene assay.
Proficient with commonly used software applications (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, GraphPad, Macvector)
Candidates must hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree in molecular or cell biology.
Good organizational skills with ability to manage multiple experiments.

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: 12879BR