Associate Scientist I, Molecular Biologist

Employer
J&J Family of Companies
Location
Spring House, Pennsylvania, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 11, 2021
Closes
Jul 24, 2021
Ref
2311693682
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Associate Scientist I, Molecular Biologist, located in Spring House, PA.
The Janssen R&D, BioTherapeutics Development, Cell Line Development group is seeking an Associate Scientist I, Molecular Biologist to support the genetic characterization of cell lines expressing therapeutic proteins.
At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to create a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at www.janssen.com and follow us @ Janssen Research & Development, LLC is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies.
Responsibilities:
- The scientist will be primarily responsible for molecular biology activities that demonstrate genetic and epigenetic foundations of cellular phenotypes, such as PCR, ddPCR,
- Next-Generation Sequencing, and molecular cloning.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Mammalian cell culture, experimental design, data analysis, troubleshooting, participation in project teams and maintaining detailed records.
- The work is highly collaborative; requiring excellent communication skills and a desire to be part of a team. This position is located at our Springhouse, PA facility.
Qualifications
- The qualified candidate will have a BA/BS/MS in biological sciences, biochemistry, chemical engineering or related scientific discipline.
- A minimum of 2+ year of experience in a laboratory setting or Co-Op or Internships is required.
- Experience in PCR, DNA/RNA isolation, and common molecular biology techniques is required.
- Experience in mammalian cell culture is preferred.
- Familiarity with quantitative PCR and Next Generation Sequencing is preferred.
- Excellent interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills are required.
- The incumbent candidate must be comfortable working in a matrix environment and have the ability to connect with different functional groups and people in multiple levels while embracing and driving change.
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-Welsh & McKean Roads
Organization
Janssen Research & Development, LLC (6084)
Job Function
R&D
Requisition ID
2105929771W

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