Senior R&D Specialist - Obesity and Metabolic Diseases

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Feb 21, 2019
Ref
15254BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
The Obesity and Metabolic Diseases group is looking for a Senior R&D Specialist. The position will require the candidate to apply molecular and cellular biology expertise to target identification, characterization and implementation for the purpose of developing therapeutic antibodies for the treatment of obesity and metabolic diseases. This person needs to be comfortable with working on multiple projects and switching priorities as needed. The candidate should demonstrate the ability to work independently and communicate effectively.

Responsibilities:
Molecular Biology
DNA manipulation and analysis
Cell culture
Transfection of mammalian cells
Western analysis.
Cell-based assays
ELISA
Flow cytometry
Immunoprecipitation
Immunocytochemistry
Data analysis in Prism and Excel
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Requirements:
This position requires a Bachelors or Masters Degree and a minimum of 6 years experience working with tissue culture, cell-based assays and molecular biology techniques, ideally in support of validating targets in Obesity or Metabolic diseases.

Proficiency with data analysis in Prism is a plus.

Additionally, the ideal candidate works independently, has good organizational skills and has experience implementing new technologies.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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