Bristol Myers Squibb Research Associate, Protein Interactions (47) in Redwood City, California

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic Research Associate to join our Protein Interactions Group. The candidate will be supporting a variety of biology projects by providing kinetic and epitope information to select and optimize therapeutic antibodies.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Run high-throughput binning and kinetic screens

  • Perform detailed analysis of antibody-antigen binding and other protein interactions

  • Determine active concentrations

  • Design and analyze experiments under minimal supervision

  • Present data in written and oral form to project leaders and teams

  • Collaborate closely with biology, hybridoma and protein engineering groups

Requirements:

  • Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cell Biology, or similar field

  • 4+ years of professional experience

  • Solid math skills, strong attention to detail and excellent bench skills a must

  • Hands-on experience with biosensor platforms (Biacore, Octet, etc.) as well as cell binding assays (e.g., FACS) highly desirable

  • Experience with automation and R scripts desirable

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to contribute to multidisciplinary discovery teams

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled