Amgen

Grad Intern - R&D (Induced Proximity Platform)

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Ref
R-131450
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

Do more with the knowledge youre working hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Through this program, you will acquire the valuable hands-on skills and foundational experience to become the professional you are meant to be in your chosen field.

Grad Intern R&D (Induced Proximity Platform)

Live

This could be your everyday

Lets do this. Lets change the world. We are seeking a highly creative and motivated scientist to join our rapidly growing group as a graduate intern. The intern will be part of Amgens Induced Proximity Platform (IPP) team focused on tackling the Undrugable Genome through Targeted Protein Degradation. The intern will assist in broadening our understanding of E3 ubiquitin ligases and the development of next generation therapeutics like PROTACs and molecular GLUEs. These approaches will be applied to tackling challenging targets in diverse therapeutic areas, such as Oncology and Immuno-Oncology. The intern will design, perform and analyze experiments using a variety of cellular and biochemical assay systems. They will also gain experience in setting project goals and timelines, interacting with team members across different departments and research sites, and communicating and presenting data to diverse audiences.

Win

Heres what it takes to Win

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Biochemistry/Cell Biology Research professional we seek is a passionate scientist with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

18 years or older

Graduated with a Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

Currently enrolled in an MBA program for an MBA internship OR a Masters program for a Masters internship OR a PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR PhD for a PhD internship from an accredited college or university and completion of the first year of MBA OR Masters OR Pharm D OR PhD program before internship starts

Enrolled in an accredited college or university following the potential internship or co-op assignment

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications

Pursuing second year of PhD in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, cancer biology or similar degree program by summer 2022

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Ability to excel in a highly collaborative, matrixed team environment.

THRIVE

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Build a network of colleagues that will endure and grow throughout your time with us and beyond.
  • Bring your authentic self to the table and become the professional youre inspired to be through accepting culture that values diversity of thought and experience, and will flex to your strengths and possibilities.
  • Participate in executive and social networking events, as well as community volunteer projects.

APPLY NOW

for an internshipthat defies imagination

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Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.