Associate Scientist, Molecular and Cellular Biology Immunology (B.S. or M.S.)

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Employer
Bristol Myers Squibb
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 18, 2021
Ref
1993726642
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Position: Associate Scientist /Senior Associate Scientist - Cell Biology and Immunology (B.S./M.S.)
Department: ICFG TRC
Place: Cambridge, MA (Alewife site)
Summary
BMS Discovery Immunology offers a highly energetic, vibrant and dynamic environment for you to take your career to the next level. If you are eager to learn cutting-edge techniques, love to collaborate cross-functionally and perform exciting research that really makes a difference for patients, apply now to join us!
For this position, we are seeking a self-motivated and detail-oriented candidate with strong background in cellular immunology and molecular biology. As an Associate Scientist, you will be running established protocols as well as developing new assays to validate therapeutic targets and support drug discovery programs. As a team member, you will work in close collaboration with colleagues from different functions to build and expand our innovative and life-changing therapies for patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.
Job Requirements:
Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of experience, or Master's degree with 2+ years of experience in Biology, Immunology or a related scientific discipline.
Strong understanding of cellular and molecular biology techniques and flexibility to adopt new technologies.
Qualifications and Responsibilities:
Design and execute cellular and immunological assays with primary human and animal cells.
Hands-on experience in isolation, culture, and characterization of primary immune cells from human or animal tissues is required.
Ability to perform molecular biology and biochemical assays including DNA/RNA preparation, RT-PCR, protein isolation, multiplex ELISA/MSD, and Western blot.
Familiarity with flow cytometry is a plus.
Excellent experimental design and data analysis skills.
Ability to work independently and deliver high-quality, consistent data in a timely manner.
Ability to identify scientific and technical problems and work on potential solutions.
Excellent record keeping and organizational skills.
Flexible, focused, enthusiastic, and highly motivated.
Technical Responsibilities:
Primary cell isolation from whole blood and tissues.
Design, validate and execute primary cell-based assays and co-culture system assays.
Design and execute cytokine detection experiments using multiplex assay technologies.
Design, validate and execute complex biochemical assays, including RNA/DNA isolation, real-time PCR, protein isolation and immunoblotting.
Independently analyze and interpret data, ability to present data to peers when needed.
About the Company
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
We take pride in our inclusive culture. Our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Bristol Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company with one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry. We are leading the way in medical innovation in oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease.
Our purpose is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. We look for talented people to serve patients, advance our science and contribute to our uniquely positive and inclusive culture.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
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 with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Req Number: R1536211
Updated: 2021-05-12 01:44:02.719 UTC
Location: Cambridge,Massachusetts
Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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