R&D Associate, Inflammation & Immunology

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Mar 21, 2019
Ref
15480BR
Discipline
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Associate 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:

Seeking a motivated Research Associate with at least 1-4 years of experience working on inflammation, asthma allergy, autoimmunity or mouse models of human disease to join a highly interactive immunology team. Conducts experiments, predominantly of basic immunology and basic lab techniques. Troubleshoots methodological and technical issues, interprets experimental data and literature, and communicates results to supervisor, department, or project team. Helps create a safe, effective, and efficient working environment.
The preferred candidate will have training in the proper handling and care of mice, general surgical techniques, and the collection of blood and tissue samples. Experience in tissue culture (maintenance of transformed and primary cells), cell-based assays, flow cytometry, ELISA, and MSD are highly desirable. The ideal candidate will be able to analyze data and interpret results of experiments within the context of research project goals, and work closely with supervisor to prepare and deliver effective oral presentations and papers in the area of expertise during internal and external meetings. Other expectations include maintenance of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, and accurate and complete records.
Basic computer literacy and experience collecting and analyzing biological data on the computer are required. Candidates will need to be highly organized, flexible and motivated.

Job Duties:

Essential Functions required for the job. List both technical and managerial requirements if applicable.

Must have experience working with mice with training in the proper handling and care of mice, general surgical techniques, and the collection of blood and tissue samples.

Must have experience with ELISAs & preferred experience with flow cytometry and MSD.

Preferred experience analyzing biological data using GraphPad Prism, SoftMax Pro, and Meso Scale Discovery (MSD) Discovery Workbench software.

Experience in interpreting, analyzing and presenting research data and working in fast-paced, result oriented research environment and inter-departmental collaborations.

Contribute to lab and equipment maintenance and order supplies/reagents to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment.

Contribute to project advancement by developing new methods or technologies and troubleshooting

Requirements:

Seeking a motivated Research Associate with at least 1-4 years of experience in inflammation, allergy, autoimmunity or mouse models to join a highly interactive immunology team.

The preferred candidate will have training in the proper handling and care of mice, general surgical techniques, and the collection of blood and tissue samples.

The ideal candidate must have experience in ELISA with preferred experience in flow cytometry and MesoScale Discovery technology.

The candidate will be required to analyze data and interpret results of experiments within the context of research project goals, and work closely with supervisor to prepare and deliver effective oral presentations and papers in the area of expertise during internal and external meetings. Other expectations include maintenance of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, and accurate and complete records.

Basic computer and experience collecting and analyzing biological data on the computer is a necessity. Preferred experience with GraphPad Prism, FACS DIVA software, FlowJo, or SoftMax Pro. Candidates will need to be highly organized, flexible and motivated.

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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