Research Scientist, Translational Bioassay

Up to £0.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Bioprocessing
  3. United States
Somerville, Massachusetts
Posting date: 31 May 2019

ProClinical is advertising a vacancy for a Research Scientist, Translational Bioassay position with a leading pharmaceutical research company. The organization prides itself on its solid commercial portfolio of life-saving drugs within a number of therapy areas, along with a growing pipeline of investigational drugs and an unmatched patient access program. Based in the company's Massachusetts office, this is an exciting opportunity to work with an internationally renowned company and support their innovative impact on the healthcare field.

As a Research Scientist, Translational Bioassay and Immunogenicity, the successful applicant will work with the Translational Research team in DMPK to support immuno-oncology discovery and development programs in translational research and immunogenicity areas and participate in the design, execution, and analysis of the experimental studies and communication with multi-functional teams.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Designing, developing, and implementing experimental studies to support translational research and immunogenicity risk assessment for global oncology, immuno-oncology discovery, and development programs.
  • Independently analyzing, interpreting, documenting, and communicating study results to the department and project teams.
  • Collaborating with other relevant functional groups and external resources to improve the assays for translational research and immunogenicity prediction areas.
  • Keeping up to date with emerging literature of newly discovered science and technologies in the field and contributing to establish new functional capabilities for the projects.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD degree with 0+ years or master's degree with 3+ years of relevant working experience in biology, immunology, biochemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences, or equivalent area.
  • Knowledge and expertise in molecular and cellular biology, immunology, pharmacology, or familiarity with new discovery and findings in Immuno-oncology space.
  • Experimental expertise in basic immunology and biology assays, such as flow cytometry, ligand binding based assays, molecular and cellular biomarker and translational assays, and extensive primary cell and cell-line culture experience.
  • Good verbal and written communication and teamwork skills.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

To Apply:

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