Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Senior Research Investigator, Fibrosis

Location
Hopewell, NJ, US
Posted
Oct 10, 2018
Ref
R1509351
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
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.

Utilize state of the art technologies to identify important pathways and targets in the development of fibrotic diseases; Establish assays that reflect important fibrotic mechanisms; Act as the biology lead for drug discovery projects in multidisciplinary teams; Supervise a small group of junior scientists with in vitro cell-based assay expertise; Analyze, review and interpret complex data sets; Interact in a productive manner with other therapy areas and external academic collaborators; Present at internal and external meetings.

PhD in cell biology, pharmacology or other relevant scientific area; At least 6 years of research experience in the Pharmaceutical or Biotech industry; Research experience in and a strong understanding of fibrotic mechanisms and signaling pathways and knowledge of fibrotic or fibrotic-related diseases, particularly lung and liver fibrosis; An understanding of in vivo models of fibrosis is desirable; Demonstrated project leadership and supervisory experience; Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to articulate complex scientific concepts to diverse functional groups; The ability to work in cross-functional matrix teams; Strong peer-review publication record.