Research Associate II/III, Immuno-Oncology

Recruiter
Regeneron
Location
Tarrytown
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 19, 2017
Role
Research
Industry
Computer
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:
The successful candidate will contribute to the discovery and validation of new oncology drug targets, and will be using histological techniques to test the effects of Ab based treatments in different preclinical animal models.

Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will use in situ hybridization, immunohistochemistry and histological techniques to monitor tumor infiltrating leukocytes and target proteins in animal models. The candidate is expected to work independently and collaboratively in a dynamic team environment. The candidate will be working with different teams and support our group in technical and computational capacity. A successful candidate is expected to have strong technical, analytical and organizational skills, and attention to detail is required for this position.

Requirements:
Collection of murine tissues/tumors and blood
  • Experience with basic histological techniques including specimen sectioning, staining, image acquisition and analysis
  • Experience with in situ hybridization using ACD RNAscope platform is required
  • Familiarity with in IHC platforms is strongly preferred
  • Experience with Indica Labs HALO software
  • Experience with fully automated VENTANA IHC/ISH system
  • Experience with in vivo mouse models is preferred
  • Sterile cell culture techniques
  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of MS Office
  • Familiarity with the basics of immunology and molecular biology
CORE COMPETENCIES:
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills including the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Demonstrated creativity and independency
  • Ability to effectively collaborate as part of cross-functional teams
  • Clear and professional verbal and written communication
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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