Research Associate I/II (Protein 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 and infectious diseases.

Summary:
Purification and biochemical characterization of protein reagents and antibodies in support of the companys VelocImmune fully human antibody pipeline and Immune Oncology programs. Experience in affinity, IEX, SEC chromatography, SDS PAGE electrophoresis, Western-blotting, and spectrophotometry. This position will be primarily focused on purification of therapeutic reagents and antibodies. Database entry and documentation of purified characterized reagents in LIMS is critical. Must be able to work productively in a fast-paced collaborative team environment. Excellent communication skills are essential.

Responsibilities:
Duties are protein purification and characterization using liquid chromatography such as affinity, IEX, and SEC. Characterization of reagents, which will include western blotting, SDS PAGE electrophoresis, SEC chromatography, and concentration by UV. Protein conjugation of reagents with biotin, Alexa488, and PE, and other tags. Interpretation of results, notebook on LIMS, and power point presentation slides for characterization and documentation of reagents and antibodies purified.

Requirements:
  • Protein Purification by affinity, Ion exchange, and SEC chromatography
  • Experience running the AKTA Explorer
  • SDS Page Electrophoresis
  • Western Blotting
  • Sterile techniques
  • Good Lab practices
  • Spectrophotometry
  • Data entry and notebook keeping using ELN
  • Bachelor's degree with 1-3 years of experience
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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