Scientist/Manager - Reagent and Antibody Development Support

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
Jun 09, 2018
Ref
13407BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
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
The Molecular Biology Group of the Therapeutic Proteins Department provides reagents and antibody development support for immunization campaigns and pipeline development for Regeneron. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with extensive knowledge base and experience in molecular biological techniques to manage the group effectively to deliver results in a timely manner. An ideal candidate is detail-oriented and enthusiastic about drug development, thrives in a team environment, and can manage multiple projects and processes.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Provide expert leadership for the group to provide reagents and information in a timely and accurate manner.
• Design, execute and trouble-shoot various cloning and sequencing projects
• Manage Next-Generation Sequencing platform for sequencing antibodies
• Implement QC procedures and new methods to help with workflow
• Develop data analysis pipelines in collaboration with bioinformatics/IT group
• Maintain meticulous records and keep up databases
• Collaborate across many disciplines in the company
• Communicate results effectively

Requirements
This position requires a Ph.D degree in Molecular Biology or related field and at least 1 - 3 years of managerial experience (Scientist) or M.S. with 7+ years of managerial experience. (Manager) Additional requirements include:

• Expert knowledge of and hands-on experience in molecular biology including cloning, sample preparation, RT-PCR, sequencing, and synthetic biology tools required
• Expert knowledge of NGS library preparation and sequence analysis required
• Knowledge of antibody sequence analysis preferred.
• Transfection and Western blotting and other techniques for protein expression analysis required
• Strong organization and time-management skills 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: 13407BR