Temp Research Associate - Cell Culture

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
Jul 13, 2018
Ref
11882BR
Discipline
Science/R&D, Research
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 bioassay development group in the Therapeutic Proteins Department seeks a highly motivated Research Associate to join a fast-paced, dynamic group involved in assay development and high-throughput screens in early drug development to a temporary role. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in cell biology/ biochemistry/ molecular biology and demonstrate scientific curiosity and technical proficiency. Experience developing cell lines and cell-based assays is highly desirable. The ability to work collaboratively, multi-task with attention to detail, and communicate well both within the group and across groups is essential.

Duties:

Develop and perform cell based or enzymatic assays in support of the company's Velocimmune antibody pipeline :100%

• Perform mammalian cell culture and characterization of cells
o Transfection and transduction
o Stable cell line generation
o Flow cytometry and immunocytochemistry, immunoblotting

• Develop and optimize bioassays such as luciferase and enzymatic assays

• Perform high-throughput screens using 96- and 384-well formats

• Analyze data, trouble-shoot experiments, and meet timelines

• Record experiments in electronic notebook

• Communicate results to supervisor
Requirements:
This position requires a minimum of a BS degree and 2+ years relevant cell culture experience.

Required: Mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, transfection, cell line generation
Preferred: Multi-well assays, cell-based assays, ELISA, flow cytometry

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.