Associate Research Scientist II

Posted on Nov 17, 2018 by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Redwood City, CA 94059
Research & Development
1 Nov 2018
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.The Immuno-Oncology (IO) department is seeking a talented and enthusiastic individual to support the validation and preclinical development of novel immuno-oncology targets for the treatment of cancer. In this role, the successful candidate will be principally supporting preclinical programs by performing antibody screening and functional assays on in vitro polarized and primary myeloid cell populations. This role also requires excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to work across multiple groups, and maintain accurate and up-to-date records in electronic notebooks. We are looking for a self-motivated, detail-oriented, adaptive individual that has a keen interest in learning to join our highly collaborative and innovative team.Qualifications - ExternalA BS/MS degree in Immunology or a related field.3-5+ years industry/academic experience in immunology, tumor immunology or closely related field Expertise is multi-color flow cytometry is essentialExpertise in isolation of PBMCs is requiredProficiency in functional immune cell-based assays ( e.g. T cell activation and MLR assays) is highly desiredExperience with in vitro polarization assays for myeloid cells is highly desiredExperience with tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte profiling in mouse syngeneic cancer models is desiredExperience isolating myeloid cells from tumors is desiredProven ability to collaborate in a team environmentExcellent oral and written communication skills

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