R&D Specialist (Bioassay Development)

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Jun 04, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Bioassay Development group in the Therapeutic Proteins Department is seeking a highly motivated R&D Specialist to join our fast-paced and dynamic group. You will be involved in assay development and high-throughput screens in early drug development. You should have a strong background in cell biology/biochemistry/molecular biology and demonstrate scientific curiosity and technical proficiency.

In the Role of R&D Specialist (Bioassay Development), a typical day might include performing the following:

  • Develop and perform cell-based assays in support of the company's Velocimmune antibody pipeline...
  • Perform mammalian cell culture.
  • Engineer and characterize cells.
  • Transfection and transduction.
  • Stable cell line generation.
  • CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing
  • Flow cytometry, immunocytochemistry, and immunoblotting.
  • Develop and optimize in vitro cell-based bioassays, such as absorbance, luciferase reporter, HTRF, FLIPR, enzyme fragment complementation, and high-content image assays.
  • Perform high-throughput screens using 96- or 384-well format.
  • Analyze data, trouble-shoot experiments, and meet timelines.
  • Record experiments in electronic notebook.
This Role Might Be For You If:
  • You enjoy working productively in a fast-paced collaborative environment.
  • You have an eye for detail and pride yourself on the quality of your work.
  • With your sleeves rolled up, you work on current problems while thinking of future solutions.
  • You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

To be considered for the role, you must have a minimum of Bachelors degree in biology or a related field with 4+ years' experience or Masters degree in biology or a related field with 2+ years' experience. Experience with mammalian cell culture, stable cell line generation, cell-based assays in multi-well format, flow cytometry, automation, high-throughput screening, molecular and cell biology.

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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