Senior R&D Specialist (Therapeutic Antibody Immunoscreening)

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Ref
22348BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
We are looking for a highly motivated non-PhD R&D Specialist to join our Therapeutic Antibody Immunoscreening team. You will contribute to the identification of potential therapeutic antibodies and in-vitro characterization of the lead molecules in early discovery stage, as well as be actively engaged in the organization of the Immunoscreening Group's lab supplies and equipment management.In this role, a typical day might include the following:
  • Design and optimize immunoassays to assess antibody therapeutics functional properties with referencing protocols.
  • Design and execute cell-binding assays to categorize the diversity of antibodies in the collection.
  • Execute assays according to established protocols as a part of antibody high throughput screenings.
  • Perform assays under BSL-2 conditions for protocols involving infectious agents.
  • Optimize assays for in-vitro quantitative characterization of the lead antibodies.
  • Compile and analyze data by Excel and graphic software.
  • Maintain a database of common lab supplies and equipment.
This job might be for you if:
  • You have a passion for hands-on work in immunoassay development, specifically working with ELISAs or mammalian cell culture with assay design and optimization.
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced and deadline driven team environment to discover lifesaving medicines for people with serious medical conditions.
  • You thrive in a collaborative work environment.
To be considered for the role, you must have a Master's degree with 4+ years laboratory experience or Bachelor's with 6+ years experience, preferably in industry. Knowledge of immunology and protein biology and hands-on bench research/development, specifically immunoassay and cell-based assay development (ELISA, flow cytometry, electro-chemiluminescent-based technology, or high content imaging). Strong background in in-vitro protein characterization, such as ligand/receptor binding characterization and quantitative potency determination, protein structure-function relationship in the field of biochemistry or immunology. Skilled in aseptic techniques and human and mouse cell culturing.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

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