Scientist, Molecular Immunologist

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Sep 23, 2021
Ref
REGEA002624566BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

We develop complex humanized mouse models with the goal of understanding basic biology, modeling human disease, and selecting for alternative antibody-based drug formats. We are seeking an experienced molecular biologist with a solid background in immunology to drive innovative technology development in areas such as genomic modification and antibody engineering.

As a Scientist – Molecular Immunologist, a typical day might include:

  • Keeping up with current literature and designing strategies to test novel genome engineering approaches including CRISPR-based technologies, BAC recombineering, and large-fragment capture

  • Contributing to novel antibody-based drug format development through structure-based design

  • Designing and implementing NGS methods, and analyzing data sets independently or in collaboration with in-house bioinformaticians

  • Training and mentoring Research Associates to implement new technologies

  • Communicating new technologies with scientists across Technology Development Centers

  • Presenting data internally and externally, and publishing peer-review publications

This role might be for you if:

  • You enjoy “tinkering” with new technologies and are skilled at optimizing and troubleshooting

  • You have the ability to initiate new avenues of research

  • You have the ability to lead and mentor a team

  • You have strong organizational, writing, and presentation skills

To be considered for this opportunity you must possess a PhD in immunology, molecular biology, or related fields with 0-5 years postdoctoral and/or industry experience with a strong record of innovation and publication. Extensive knowledge and experience with engineering large genomic fragments, CRISPR, and mouse model generation is required. Experience with antibody engineering and/or structure-based protein design, and NGS is highly desirable. Experience with ex vivo engineering of primary cells is a plus.  

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.

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