Bristol Myers Squibb Scientist III, Protein Engineering & Immunology (7) in Redwood City, California

Scientist III, Protein Engineering/immunology

Description

We are seeking a skilled biochemist /molecular biologist/immunologist at the Scientist III level to work on a variety of cutting edge projects at the interface of protein engineering and immuno-oncology. The candidate will be expected to develop in-vitro biochemical and immune assays to help in develop new technologies and move pipeline projects forward.

Responsibilities

• Work at the interface between protein engineering and biology/immunology

• Utilize expertise in biology, immunology, and biochemistry to design and implement functional and cell-based assays to support technology development, antibody selections, and mechanistic studies

• lead exploratory efforts and identify/validate novel therapeutic targets

• Identify and implement methodologies to enhance cell-line, antigen, and assay functionalities.

• Apply molecular and cell biology techniques to design and generate transient and stable cell-lines using various techniques including lentiviral transduction and CRISPR

• Accomplish goals under project team time lines.

Qualifications

• Ph.D. and postdoctoral work in Molecular & Cell Biology, Immunology, Biochemistry or similar fields with 4-8 years of post Ph.D. experience

• Background in Oncology or immune-oncology

• Experience in functional assay development

• Strong experience in primary cell culture and multi color FACS analysis

• CRISPR and lentivirus experience desirable

• Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary biologics discovery team

• Excellent written, oral, and organizational skills

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled