Senior Scientist Immuno-Oncology

Location
98052, Redmond WA
Posted
Oct 17, 2018
Discipline
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Senior Scientist Immuno-Oncology

This role is in the preclinical research and development group. The ideal candidate is a highly energetic and motivated scientist with experience in discovery and development of protein therapeutics. The position requires a strong background in immunology and immuno-oncology fields, as well as hands-on experience with major biotechnology platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Lead immuno-oncology preclinical projects
  • Establish and apply in vitro, in vivo, and ex vivo models to identify and characterize novel antibody therapeutics
  • Evaluate novel pathways and mechanisms for immunological therapeutic intervention and formulate strategies for bispecific and combination approaches
  • Work as part of highly collaborative interdisciplinary team
  • Prepare written reports and oral presentations on research projects
  • Prepare documents for submission to domestic and international regulatory agencies

Qualifications

  • PhD, MS, or BS in immunology, cancer biology or related field with 5+ years (PhD); 10+ years (MS); 12+ years (BS) of relevant academic and/or pharmaceutical or biotech experience
  • Expertise in discovery and development of protein therapeutics
  • Research experience in developing bispecific antibodies is preferred
  • Hands-on experience in immunology and cancer biology
  • Background in fluorescence microscopy and hands-on experience with automated HCS platforms is desirable
  • Ability to communicate scientific concepts and strategies effectively to multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience leading teams and managing scientists
  • Demonstrated drive for rigorous scientific excellence
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; strong team player