Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Scientist I

Location
Redwood City, CA, US
Posted
Feb 14, 2019
Ref
R1513009_EN
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
The Research Scientist I will join the Immuno-Oncology Discovery team at Bristol-Myers Squibb in Redwood City, CA and aide in the advancement of early stage therapeutic targets.

The qualified candidate is a highly motivated, interactive, and creative individual that possesses the ability to work across a matrixed environment to advance preclinical drug development programs from target identification/validation through IND enabling activities. The candidate will be expected to effectively collaborate with colleagues in the oncology, immuno-oncology, protein engineering, and antibody development groups. The successful candidate will demonstrate clear and professional verbal and written communication, capable of presenting scientific results to multidisciplinary teams and key stakeholders.

Qualifications

Required:
  • M.S. with a minimum of 3 years or B.S. with a minimum of 5 years of academic/industrial experience in cellular and/or tumor immunology or a closely related field
  • Expertise in isolation, characterization and functional assay development using primary immune cells of rodent and/or human origin
  • Extensive experience in multiparameter flow cytometry including design, execution and analysis
  • Proficiency in utilizing scientific software such as GraphPad, FlowJo, Spotfire for data analysis and figure generation
  • Demonstrated independence in experimental design, execution, data analysis and troubleshooting
  • Attention to detail with excellent organizational and record keeping skills


Preferred:
  • Experience with in vivo/ex vivo pharmacology, in vivo models of immune disease or oncology
  • Experience with a wide range of in-vitro cellular and biochemical assays including western blotting, immunoprecipitation, ELISAs (MSD), reporter assays, qPCR, cloning, lentivirus generation, and siRNA/shRNA knockdown