Scientist, Computational Biology (Metabolism)

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Sep 17, 2019
Ref
17592BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
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 versatile computational scientist to support clinical and research programs in the metabolic disease space. Taking a lead role in these studies, the successful candidate will communicate effectively with researchers and clinicians, and develop methods to interpret diverse data types.
Responsibilities:

• Collaborate with scientists in the Metabolism and Muscle group, other Regeneron departments, and with external collaborators.

• Analyze multiomic, clinical, and genetic data from patient cohorts.

• Develop statistically robust tools for analyzing diverse data sets, from both established modalities and from novel technologies, e.g. spatial transcriptomics.

• Provide scientific direction, technical expertise and coordinating activities with other groups at Regeneron.

• Present results to colleagues, senior management and collaborators.

• Disseminate results in peer-reviewed journals and conferences.

• Introduce novel research questions to drive our research forward.

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Requirements:

• PhD + 2 + Years' relevant experience

• Demonstrated professional or academic achievement in computational biology.

• Proficiency in programming languages such as R, python, bash.

• Experience in analysis of bulk and single-cell RNA-seq, metabolomics, and proteomics data.

• Knowledge of state-of-the art bioinformatics tools and approaches to support drug discovery programs.

• Excellent communication skills.

• Team orientation, creativity, and ability to juggle multiple projects.

• Ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team encompassing both scientific and strategic perspectives.

Preferred job requirements

• Expertise in machine learning algorithms

• Knowledge of metabolic or muscle disorders

• Knowledge and experience in genetics and biostatistics

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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