Temp Scientist, Bispecifics

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
Jul 17, 2018
Ref
13789BR
Required Education
Other
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
Our group works to develop novel bispecific antibody formats and cellular therapies for the treatment of cancer. If a highly innovative and collaborative research environment that utilizes cutting edge technologies for the development of novel immunotherapies seems interesting, and you are an organized individual with a passion for science, this may be the position for you.

Responsibilities
1. Proficient in flow cytometry
2. Isolate/process immune cells from human blood cultures
3. Some immunology background is desired
4. Maintain cell cultures and expansions
5. Lentiviral transductions
6. Set up and run bioassays for determining potency measurements - cell killing assays
7. Provide weekly updates and summarize data for group presentations
8. Operate a variety of instruments but not limited to a Fortessa X20 cytometer, Celesta Cytometer, Canto Cytometer, Yeti Ze5 cytometer, Viktor X4 plate reader. Training will be provided.
9. Molecular biology: RNA/DNA isolation, transformations.
10. In vivo tumor modeling would be considered positively but is not necessary for this position.

Requirements
For this position, the key skills needed include experience in flow cytometry - sample preparation, acquisition, and data analysis using FlowJo; performing lentiviral transductions; cell culture and characterization of cell expansion. Candidates must be very well organized and able to maintain an up to date electronic notebook.

Minimal educational requirements:
Ph. D with 0-5 years 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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