Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Sr. Research Scientist

Location
Hopewell, NJ, US
Posted
Jul 26, 2018
Ref
R1508343
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Performs isolated perfused heart studies using rodent species (rat in particular) other animal experiments with standard operating protocols and analytic methods under minimum supervision. Conduct work with high integrity, and critically evaluates experimental results. Promptly reports issues, and mistakes to line supervision. Prepares reports and contributes to manuscripts. Effectively applies new concepts/techniques reported in the literature, and reads current scientific papers related to work. Collaborates with other scientists within the research group to meet group goals and objectives. Handles effectively concurrent assignments. Designs novel procedures and animal models with minimum supervision. This position requires employees to work with or come in contact with chemical, physical (radiation, noise, etc.) or biological agents which may pose health or safety hazards if improperly handled.

BS/MS in biology or animal science; BS + 15 years, MS + 10 years of research experience or more. Good understanding of basic cardiovascular physiology. Basic understanding of the pathophysiology of heart failure. Required: expertise in performing the rodent ex vivo isolated perfused heart model. Rat and other animal aseptic survival surgery including cardiac surgery, intubation, cannulation, and post-surgical care. Experience with various dosing modalities for mice and rats. Demonstrates diversified skills and solves diverse problems in research with minimal supervision. Good oral/written communication skills, statistical and computer skills. Uses time productively and schedules experiments effectively.

Qualifications:

BS/MS in biology or animal science; BS + 15 years, MS + 10 years of research experience or more. Good understanding of basic cardiovascular physiology. Required: expertise in performing the rodent ex vivo isolated perfused heart model.