R&D Associate (Molecular Cloning Technologies)

Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
Jun 06, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are seeking a talented and motivated molecular biologist to join the Protein Expression Sciences team. The individual will interact with other team members to design and execute advanced cloning technology to support Regeneron's antibody discovery and development efforts. An ideal candidate is experienced in basic molecular biology, eager to learn and implement new techniques, and work as a team to facilitate development of the next generation of antibody therapeutics.

In this role a typical day might include the following:
• Constructing expression vectors for the production of antibodies and related molecules.
• Using molecular biology techniques for recombinant cloning of antibody genes into expression plasmids.
• Developing new methodologies to support high-throughput cloning.
• Preparing libraries for NGS-based plasmid sequencing.
• Utilizing DNA sequence analysis software packages such as MacVector and Sequencher.
• Accurately and consistently recording experimental methods, materials, and results in electronic laboratory notebooks.

This role may be for you if you have:
• An interest in contributing to the development of industry-leading technologies and medicines.
• An ability and desire to craft experiments, problem-solve, and troubleshoot independently.
• You have a strong desire to develop your skills as well as your career.

To be considered for this role, you must have minimum of a B.S or M.S. in Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, Biology or related field, with 2+ years of laboratory experience, post-degree. We need someone with experience with molecular biological methods such PCR, DNA purification, seamless cloning, and NGS library prep and sequencing. Attention to detail, and strong communication and organizational skills are also required. Candidates should also be able to multitask and have a collaborate and proactive attitude.

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.