Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Associate Research Scientist

Location
Redwood City, CA, United States
Posted
Jul 11, 2019
Ref
R1516720
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated scientist to execute functional profiling experiments to support discovery of therapeutic antibodies for the IO portfolio at our Redwood City, CA site. Applicant must have basic knowledge of and prior experience with oncology drug discovery. He /She will work with cross-functional project teams to validate required assays and to implement automation. He/she should demonstrate strong capacity to learn and desire to grow within the role.

Requirements
  • BS with 2+ years' or MS with 1+ years' experience with biological laboratory experience. Degree should be in Biology or related field
  • Hands-on experience to validate and carry out cell-based assays, such as ELISA, Flow Cytometry, PCR, Proliferation, Reporter Assays, etc. High-content Imagining knowledge is highly desirable
  • Excellent computer and data processing skills
  • Experiences in testing small molecules or antibodies
  • Excellent presentation skills, written and oral communication skills, and a strong desire to promote productive collaborations across portfolios


Preferred

Experience in immunoassays such as whole blood, T-cells, B-cells, monocytes and macrophages

Hands-on experience with contemporary automated platforms