Scientist (Immuno-Oncology)

Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
May 23, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are seeking a Ph.D. Scientist to join the Oncology Department. The successful candidate will be part of a team responsible for the identification and validation of novel tumor drug targets using genetic screening technologies such as CRISPR/Cas9. The candidate should have a strong background in functional genomic screening as well as in cancer biology and/or immuno-oncology.

As a Scientist, a typical day may include the following:

- Design and execute innovative genetic screens in a variety of cell types, e.g., cancer cells, primary immune cells
- Collaborate closely with colleagues across R&D to generate ideas for novel screens
- Create and deliver effective and impactful presentations to colleagues, including senior R&D leadership
- Keep abreast of the latest advances in genetic screening by attending relevant conferences
- Effectively present data at external meetings and in publications
- Manage Research Associates as needed

This role may be for you if:

- You are highly organized with an attention to detail, flexible, and able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment
- You have excellent written and verbal communication skills and will be expected to function at a high level in a collaborative setting

To be considered for this role, you must have a minimum of a PhD plus 3-5 years of postdoctoral or industry experience in a relevant field. We are seeking hands-on experience with genetic screens. Strong organizational and time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Proven background with standard biochemical, cellular and molecular biology assays: qPCR, cloning, gene editing and expression strategies, immunoblotting, multiparameter flow cytometry, etc.

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!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.