Amgen

Associate Scientist - Inflammation and Oncology Research

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Feb 12, 2019
Ref
R-68585
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
We are building upon our solid oncology foundation and long-term commitment to patients by developing a whole new class of novel molecules - and we need top talent to ensure these molecules become medicines and realize their potential for helping patients.

The Department of Inflammation and Oncology Research is seeking an Associate Scientist to investigate mechanisms of immune modulation in inflammatory diseases and cancer development. The Associate Scientist will be an integral member of a dynamic research team, collaborating with research scientists at multiple Amgen sites, and working closely with groups in other functional areas.

The Associate Scientist will perform cutting-edge research that include both in vitro and in vivo studies in the area of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases and in tumor.

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree and 2 years of scientific experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Proficient skills in vivo mouse models of inflammation and cancer

Proficient experiment skills in molecular and cellular biology

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.
Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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