Scientist

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Sep 24, 2019
Ref
17653BR
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:
We are looking for a highly motivated Ph.D. scientist to join the Therapeutic Antibody Luminex team. The successful candidate will directly contribute to the identification of potential therapeutic antibodies, bi-specific antibodies and other antibody modalities and selection process in early discovery stage. The scientist will design and develop protein multiplexing immunoassays using Luminex or other high through-put technologies; compile multifaceted screening data and report finding to a cross-functional team.
The candidate should have a strong background in biological sciences preferable biochemistry or immunology with hands-on experience in immunoassay development. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required, as this candidate will be expected to work productively in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment. Critical thinking and ability to maintain a high level of productivity in a fast-pace, deadline driven project-oriented team environment is essential.

Responsibilities:

• Design and optimize high-throughput multiplexing immunoassay to assess antibody therapeutic binding properties.

• Design and execute antibody binding characterization and profiling using Luminex technology or other immunoassay platforms.

• Explore and provide information on new bead-based screening technologies and expand the scope of the existing technologies

• Organize and carry out high through put screenings according to target-specific antibody screening plans.

• Summarize experimental results and inform the project team timely and present the results in inter-department working meetings.

• Work successfully in cross-functional teams either as team member or as independent contributor.

• This Scientist position comes with the potential to manage Research Associates

Requirements:

• A minimum of two years of post-graduate degree with extensive knowledge of immunology and hands-on bench research/development experience required.

• Experience in in-vitro protein characterization, such as chemical and/or enzymatic protein modification and protein structure-function relationship in the field of biochemistry or immunology is required.

• Experience with in multiplexing screening using Luminex or other technologies (label-free sensor technology) is highly desirable.

• High throughput screening and familiarity with automated systems are beneficial.

• Experience using word processing, spreadsheet and graphical analysis software required.

• Must be able to multitask and perform rigorous data analysis under time pressure.

• Ideal candidate should have experience working as independent researcher as well as collaborative team member and communicate effectively within large team.

• Excellent adaptability and flexibility are essential.

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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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