Temp PhD Scientist, Immunoscreening Group

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Apr 03, 2021
Ref
23920BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Contract
Regeneron's Immunoscreening group is looking for a temporary Scientist. We contribute to the identification of potential therapeutic antibodies and selection process of lead molecules in early discovery stage for Immunology/Inflammation and Immuno-Oncology targets. You will design and develop protein and cell-based immunoassays with high throughput capacity. We work collaboratively to design and execute target-specific antibody screening plans, compile multifaceted screening data and report findings to a cross-functional team.

The qualified candidate should have a strong background in biological sciences preferably biochemistry or immunology with hands-on experience in immunoassay development.
In this role, a typical day might include the following:
  • Lead the design and optimization for immunoassays to assess antibody therapeutics functional properties.
  • Develop and execute cell-binding assays to categorize the diversity of antibodies in the collection.
  • Optimize assays for in-vitro characterization of lead antibodies.
  • Design target-specific antibody screening plans and organize and carry out high throughput screenings according to these plans.
  • Summarize antibody screening results across multiple functional groups, timely and optimally present results to a large project team.
  • Work successfully in cross-functional team either as a team member or as independent contributor.
This job might be for you if:
  • You have a passion for hands-on work in immunoassay development.
  • 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 Ph.D. with 2+ years of bench experience. 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. Experience with immunoassay and cell-based assay development (ELISA, flowcytometry, high content imaging, functional bioassays).
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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