Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Associate 2, Immunology

Location
Redwood City, CA, US
Posted
Aug 23, 2018
Ref
R1508909
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The immune-oncology group in Redwood City is seeking a highly motivated and talented individual to join our Oncology Research team. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a team environment to advance basic research programs as well as drug development. In this role, the individual will work closely with a research scientist to perform routine assays but also contribute to more complex immunology discovery experiments. Communication skills, problem solving, and a desire to perform high quality work are necessary. Strong organizational skills will be highly preferred. This position will also offer an opportunity to expand both knowledge and skills.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Biology or related fields with 0-4 years of relevant experience.

• Background knowledge in immunology.

• Multi-color flow cytometry experience.

• Basic tissue culture skills and aseptic technique.

• Candidates capable of critical thinking, working in a collaborative environment, and willing to learn preferred.

Responsibilities:

• Screening antibodies for binding and blocking activity by flow cytometry.

• Validate biological activity of antibodies using in vitro cell proliferation and activation assays.

• Growing and phenotyping cell lines by flow cytometry.

• Isolation and analysis of immune cells from tumors and other tissues.

• Design, analysis, and interpretation of experimental results.

• Candidate will present data at internal and external meetings, write technical summaries for regulatory documents, patent applications and manuscripts.