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Scientist - Translational Immunology

South San Francisco, CA 94083

Posted: 07/02/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 3881

Job Description

In this vital role you will independently conduct immune-related safety assessment experiments to support our client’s pipeline programs.

  • Design, perform and analyze in vitro immune cell-based assays to support safety assessment of Oncology, Inflammation, Cardiometabolic, Rare Disease, and Biosimilar pipeline programs
  • Perform a wide range of immunological techniques, including isolation and treatment of primary immune cells to analyze various endpoints, mixed lymphocyte reaction assays, multiparametric flow cytometry, and ELISA/MSD/Luminex
  • Support the development and validation of new immunological assays and novel technology to assess potential safety liabilities across therapeutic areas and modalities
  • Perform literature-based evaluations to contribute to project development and assay design
  • Function as part of a highly collaborative team, possess excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills and demonstrate the ability to produce reliable and reproducible data
  • Present research findings to Translational Safety colleagues and across functional teams

Basic Qualifications:
  • Recent PhD or MD in the field of immunology
  • Master’s degree with 3+ years of research experience in the field of immunology

Preferred Qualifications:
  • The candidate is expected to have basic immunology training and strong cellular immunology and cell culture technical skills
  • The candidate should be able to independently initiate and drive projects, and intellectually contribute to project development
  • In vitro experience with cultured cell lines, western blotting, RNA/DNA isolation is preferred
  • The candidate has demonstrated a track record of independent critical thinking and scientific achievement in the area of immunology
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