Staff Scientist, Antibody Development

Recruiter
Regeneron
Location
Tarrytown
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 19, 2017
Role
Research
Industry
Pharmaceuticals
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer

Summary:
A unique opportunity to play a critical role in developing and optimizing the antibody isolation technology within the Therapeutic Proteins organization. We are seeking a self-motivated scientist with innovative mindset to join our antibody development team to explore new and optimize current technologies for antibody isolation. The candidate will lead the hybridoma antibody isolation group, oversee research associates, and conduct research to address fundamental questions that relates to existing technologies and design pilot experiments to test new ideas. This hands-on bench scientist will also contribute as a part of the team for the VelocImmune?? therapeutic antibody development.
and infectious diseases.

Responsibilities:
  • Align and prioritize group's activities towards therapeutic antibody development
  • Conduct research to optimize existing technologies and design pilot experiments to test new ideas
  • Collaborate and coordinate research and development activities with members across the company
Communicate and present findings to the team in intra- and inter-departmental meetings
  • Maintain accurate experimental records
Requirements
  • PhD in Cell Biology or Immunology
  • 5-10 years of post-graduate independent research/work experience, preferably in antibody development
  • Proven publication record of scientific excellence
  • Solid technical skills in Cell Biology, B/T cell immunology such as flow cytometry, aseptic cell culture, ELISPOT, confocal microscopy
  • Familiarity with hybridoma isolation is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills verbal and written
  • Ability to lead, collaborate, and work independently as well as be a team player
  • Attention to detail and excellent organization skills are a must
  • Working experience with rodents is required
This position will require the individual to pass a physical before beginning employment.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regenerons unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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