Sr. R&D Specialist (Molecular Immunology)

Location
Working from home
Posted
Jul 03, 2021
Ref
24670BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron is seeking a motivated Senior R&D Specialist to join our dynamic

Inflammation and Immunology team to help discover novel therapies. We are seeking a candidate to work on exciting projects to support the discovery and development of new therapies.

As a Senior R&D Specialist, a typical day may include the following:
• Conducting cell line and primary cell-based assay (mouse and human)

experience along with knowledge of flow cytometry (multi-color; 8-10 colors)
• Performing molecular biology experiments, including manipulation of genomic DNA, DNA/RNA purification, qPCR, molecular cloning, making lentiviruses, genome editing using CRISPR/Cas9 technique, and gene knockdown using RNAi
• Performing ELISAs, MSDs, Luminex etc.
• Conducting in vivo experiments using mouse models of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases with training in the proper handling and care of mice, general surgical techniques, and the collection/processing of blood and tissue samples
• Analyzing biological data using GraphPad Prism, FACS DIVA software, FlowJo, SoftMax Pro, and Meso Scale Discovery (MSD) Discovery Workbench software
• Carrying out primary human cell isolation and design/execution of immunological assays
• Contributing to lab and equipment maintenance and order supplies/reagents to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment
• Maintaining complete, accurate, and timely record of experiments and data analysis

This role may be for you if:
• You enjoy interpreting, analyzing and presenting research data and working in fast-paced, result oriented research environment and inter-departmental

collaborations
• You want to create innovative solutions to challenging problems
• You have excellent communication skills in presenting scientific data
• You wish to advance your career by expanding your knowledge and skill sets in an environment conducting cutting-edge research

To be considered for this position, you must have a Master's degree in Immunology, Biology, Biochemistry, or related discipline with at least 5+ year relevant lab research experience or Bachelor's degree in Immunology, Biology, Biochemistry, or related discipline with 8+ years relevant lab research experience. Proven hands-on experience with cellular and molecular biology techniques including isolation and culture of cell lines and primary cells (immune cells of human and mouse origin), experience with multi-cellular assays highly desired, transfections, DNA/RNA/qRT-PCR, multi-color flow cytometry, CRISPR, RNAi, ELISA (MSD etc), Western blots, functional assays (e.g. proliferation, cytokine production, etc.). In vivo and ex vivo experience is highly desired.

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.