Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Scientist, Anitigens (10)

Location
Redwood City, CA, US
Posted
Oct 22, 2018
Ref
R1507856
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Scientist - Antigens

Job Description:
We are seeking a skilled molecular biologist/immunologist/biochemist at the Scientist level to work on a variety of cutting edge project in immune-oncology field. The candidate will be expected to help progressing our pipeline by generating cell-lines, developing assays, protein/peptide antigens, and helping in mechanistic understanding of various IO targets.

Responsibilities
• Apply molecular and cell biology techniques to design and generate transient and stable cell-lines using various techniques including lentiviral transduction and CRISPR
• Utilize expertise in biochemistry to design and generate functional cell-based assays to support biology, antibody generation, and mechanistic studies
• Working knowledge of protein chemistry to assist in design and generation of protein/peptide antigens.
• Identify and implement methodologies to enhance cell-line, antigen, and assay functionalities.
• Working at the interface between protein engineering and biology
• Immunology background is a plus
• Accomplish goals under project team time lines.

Qualifications
• Ph.D. and postdoctoral work in Molecular & Cell Biology, Immunology, Biochemistry or similar field with 2+ years post Ph.D. experience
• Experience in cell-line generation for immunizations and functional assays.
• CRISPR and lentivirus experience highly desirable
• Experience in generation of protein antigens is highly desired but not required.
• Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary biologics discovery team
• Excellent written, oral, and organizational skills