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Title : JA- Scientist-II -931
State : Pennsylvania   Date : Mar 13, 2019
Experience Level :  
Position Type : Scientist-II      
Description
This position is for a leading pharmaceutical company. Below are the details of the engagement. If you are available and interested please send me your updated word resume & your expected hourly rate on W2 ASAP.
Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Work Location: Spring House, PA


Job Title: Scientist-II


Duration:  12+ months (extendable) contract on W2


Duties:


The candidate will join the department research efforts in the discovery and development of both small molecule therapeutics and biologics for the treatment of cancer. S/he will be part of a team driving forward research programs across the different stages of pre-clinical drug discovery. Responsibilities include the design, execution and interpretation of studies for the validation and characterization of new targets and therapeutic agents. The scientist will effectively and frequently collaborate with colleagues in the immuno-oncology department and antibody development group, as well as present scientific results to multidisciplinary teams. Primary responsibilities (include, but are not limited to) Ability to design, perform and interpret complex in vitro and ex vivo experiments. Proficient in cell biology assays that could include flow cytometry, ELISAs, cell proliferation, western blotting, cellular cytotoxicity, immune cell isolation from whole blood or tissues, cell culture, transfection and cloning of stable cell lines. Previous experience with cytokine profiling with Mesoscale or Luminex assays and carrying out functional assays is desirable. Characterization of immune cell subsets e.g., myeloid cells, T-cells. Ability to analyze and present data in professional publication ready format and work independently to manage multiple experiments simultaneously. Candidate will contribute to various projects outside of his/her own and collaborate with stakeholders from all relevant functions and must demonstrate clear and professional verbal and written communication skills.



Skills:


Strong cell biology and assay development skills are required. Previous experience screening and characterizing antibody or other biologic molecule leads, or small molecule leads is required. Proficient with graphing software such as Graph Pad, Sigma Plot and able to analyze data, apply curve fits and determine IC50’s or EC50’s of leads. A good background in cancer biology is desirable. Prior biotech/pharma experience is preferred.



Education:


Typically, the candidate should have an M.S. with 3-6 years of experience, or a B.S./B.A. with 4-12 years of experience, performing progressively advanced duties, or the equivalent training/experience. 



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Many Thanks,   

Sree Kanth
Recruitment Manager
Sree@newageclinical.com

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