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Sr. Research Scientist (In-Vitro)

Company: Scientific Search
Location: Newark
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Sr. Research Scientist
Location: Newark, DE
Our client is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. They are committed to the pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value. The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules.
The Sr. Research Scientist is responsible for performing in-vitro studies for cancer drug discovery programs. This includes developing relevant pre-clinical model systems to identify and validate novel therapeutic targets. The successful candidate is expected to work with minimal supervision in most molecular and cellular biology techniques and demonstrates an understanding of cancer biology. Experience with oncogenic signaling pathways and targeted therapies is an advantage. The candidate is expected to work with their supervisor to design and execute a research plan to answer critical questions about compounds and targets under evaluation.

  • Independently design, execute and interpret cell-based assays for small and large molecule discovery.
  • Familiar with small molecule screening initiatives for exploratory and lead optimization programs.
  • Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records of experiments, evaluate data, prepare reports and presentations for internal meetings in a timely manner.
  • Should be proficient at reviewing the relevant scientific literature to build protocols using Pubmed and other resources.
  • Collaborate with other functional groups within drug discovery to achieve shared goals.
  • Flexibility to acquire additional competencies and skillsets as needed.
  • Should be highly independent and organized, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Bachelor's or master's degree in molecular/cell biology or related fields with 3 years of drug discovery experience.
    • Hands-on experience in cell culture and cell-based assays for compound screening using platforms such as ELISA, HTRF, MSD, and CTG.
    • Hands-on experience in standard molecular biology techniques, including Western Blotting, RT-qPCR, and gene-editing techniques (RNAi, CRISPR).
    • Experience in the ex-vivo culture of human tissues, immune cell separation using magnetic beads, and flow cytometry.
    • Working knowledge of CyTOF mass cytometry is desired.
    • Experience working with the hematopoietic system, including hematopoietic stem cell biology and/or hematological malignancies is a plus.
    • Client offers a competitive salary package that is dependent on qualifications and experience as well as a strong benefit package, plus participation in a companywide bonus plan. For immediate consideration and faster response please forward current resume to: Please include job #17503 in subject line. Please note that all candidates applying must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident. Client will NOT sponsor.

Keywords: Scientific Search, Newark , Sr. Research Scientist (In-Vitro), Other , Newark, Delaware

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