R&D Associate (Clinical Bioanalysis)

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
May 30, 2019
Ref
15970BR
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
An R&D Associate executes experiments under the direct supervision of a manager, performs routine technical tasks and begins to manage, organize, and interpret data more independently. Possesses a knowledge of the basic principles of immunoassays obtained through academic training and/or relevant industry experience.

Responsibilities

• Trains on manual and automated bioanalytical methods and executes methods to perform bioanalysis for clinical studies under supervision.

• Executes multiple plates within the same day. May execute multiple methods within the same day. Routinely generates high quality data and documentation. Adapts to changing priorities, as needed.

• May assist with the coordination of bioanalysis activities for individual clinical programs under direct supervision.

• Interprets data to assess plate acceptance criteria and adjust sample dilutions accordingly. Reports assay-related failures to his/her manager. May perform development experiments to troubleshoot assay-related issues under direct supervision. May summarize data under supervision and present in a logical manner to his/her manager and Lab Manager.

• May assist with the training of new R&D Associates and/or Laboratory Assistants.

• May provide cross-functional support to other bioanalysis teams, as needed.

• Demonstrates strong listening skills and shares information effectively with his/her manager, Lab Manager and other team members.

• Actively participates in and may present work at sub-team/group meetings.

• Executes necessary operations in LIMS (requesting samples, building analysis plates, tracking sample movement, tracking pending analysis and performing data entry). Utilizes the ELN for data documentation purposes.

• Prepares and qualifies reagents, and re-orders laboratory supplies and reagents, as needed.

• Ensures compliance, as appropriate, for all laboratory work and documentation in accordance with working practices, company SOPs, bioanalytical methods and regulations.

• Works closely with Quality Control (QC) to address documentation findings and ensure quality data is provided.

• Responsible for his/her own safety in the laboratory, as well as for the safety of co-workers and visitors.

• Conducts himself/herself with professionalism and integrity while maintaining a strong work ethic.

• Participates in his/her own professional and personal development. Communicates effectively with his/her manager.
Requirements:

Education

• Bachelor's degree or a Master's degree
Experience

• Typically, 0-4 years of relevant laboratory experience for Bachelor's degree

• Typically, 0-2 years of relevant laboratory experience for Master's degree

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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