Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Senior Research Scientist

Location
Hopewell, NJ, United States
Posted
Sep 18, 2019
Ref
R1517626
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Summary

Seeking a highly motivated in vitro biologist with technical expertise and knowledge in cell, molecular and biochemistry methodologies in the academic or pharmaceutical industry setting. Experience in cell culture, nucleic acid purification (RNA/DNA), quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR) and protein detection methods (ELISA, Western) is required. The successful candidate will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and will be expected to design, execute and validate in vitro assays for assessment of new drug entities. Additional responsibilities include data collection, analysis (Excel, GraphPad Prism) and interpretation, as well as oral and written presentations of experimental findings. The individual will work with other team members to champion new drug-discovery ideas and conduct proof-of concept studies to advance projects. Additional experience with co-culturing techniques, multiplex bead based immunoassays (Luminex), in situ hybridization (RNAscope/View RNA), single cell westerns or flow cytometry methods is a plus.

Requirements

A BS or MS in molecular biology, biochemistry or related discipline with 2-10 years of post-graduate experience A research background in cardiovascular biology and cardiovascular disease pathology is desirable. Strong writing skills are required.

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.