Associate Scientist II/ Scientist I, Molecular/ Cell Biologist, Biochemistry

Employer
AbbVie
Location
North Chicago, Illinois, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 27, 2021
Ref
2046145020
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter (https://twitter.com/abbvie) , Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/AbbVieGlobal) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/abbvie/?hl=en) , YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/AbbVie) and LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/abbvie) .
We are seeking a highly-motivated molecular or cell biologist, preferably with pharma/biotech experience, to join the Protein Degradation Platform Team in North Chicago, IL. This position is laboratory-based and requires strong experimental skills and the ability to effectively work in an integrated team environment. A proven track record successfully developing cellular and biochemical assays is desired. This individual should enjoy working with innovative technologies in a fast-paced environment.
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Key Responsibilities
- Proficient in cell culture and cell line engineering
- Execute standard analytical protein monitoring assays (e.g., Western blot, ELISA, luminescence, immunofluorescence)
- Develop, optimize, and execute cellular functional assays
- Interact and collaborate with biology and chemistry team members to contribute to platform and pipeline projects
- Effectively communicate results to peers and senior research staff
Qualifications
Position will be hired based on level of education and experience.
- Bachelors or Masters in pharmacology, molecular/cell biology, enzymology or related discipline
- Typically 0+ (MS) or 2+ (BS) years of experience; industry experience preferred
- Proficient at standard cell and molecular biology techniques.
- Extensive hands-on experience in elucidating molecular mechanisms of genes using molecular and cell biology experimentation.
- Proficient with data analysis software
- Highly self-motivated and curious; ability to independently design, execute, and troubleshoot experiments
- Exceptional verbal and non-verbal communication skills
- Excellent problem-solving abilities
- Ability to work independently, yet works efficiently in teams to achieve objectives
Significant Work Activities
N/A
Travel
No
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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