Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Scientist I

Redwood City, CA, US
Feb 14, 2019
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.


  • 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

  • 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