Scientist, Immunology (non-PhD) - Targeted Therapeutics

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Physician



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ROLE SUMMARY

A highly motivated scientist with a solid background in immunology and/or tumor immunotherapy to join the Targeted Therapeutics Discovery Unit in the Oncology R&D Group. The successful candidate will have a laboratory-focused role to explore anti-tumor immune responses. The ideal applicant should be able to participate in a highly matrixed and innovative research environment. The candidate should have a desire to build on their knowledge of immunology, cancer biology and learn new technologies and methodologies .

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Under minimal supervision, design and execute experiments using cellular and molecular immunological assays
  • Assist with developing and performing in vitro culture/assays that are predictive of in vivo biology
  • Assist with developing and performing assays with mouse and human tissue and tumor samples
  • Demonstrate initiative and ability in troubleshooting experiments and accurate data analysis
  • Effectively collaborate with other members of the Oncology group and supporting partner lines
  • Present research plan and on-going progress at weekly/monthly group meetings
  • BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor s or Master s degree with a minimum of 5+ years research experience
  • Track record of contributions to successful research projects in the field of Immunology, Immune-Oncology, and/or Cancer Biology with substantial experience in multi-color flow cytometry and primary cell culture is highly preferred
  • Demonstrated research experience with a focus on basic immunology techniques, such as mammalian cell culture, multi-channel flow cytometry, ELISA, and cell/molecular biology techniques required
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and highly organized in terms of goal setting and achieving for multiple experiments/tasks
  • PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master s degree with a minimum of 3+ years research experience
  • Track record of contributions to successful research projects in the field of Immunology, Immune-Oncology, and/or Cancer Biology with substantial experience in multi-color flow cytometry and primary cell culture is highly preferred
  • Experience in innate immunity, adaptive immunity and/or tumor biology
  • Experience with cytokine-related assays
  • PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Light lifting, sitting, standing, walking, bending, ability to perform mathematical calculations (e.g. molarity), ability to perform complex data analysis, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Graphpad PRISM and other software
  • Other Job Details

  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
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