Scientist, Assays Design & Data Analytics (40)

Bristol Myers Squibb Redwood City, CA
Scientist – Assays design & Data analytics

Hiring Manager: Assays and HTP Leader

Job Description:

We are seeking a knowledgeable senior scientist with experience in automated assay and high-throughput protein production. The candidate will be expected to establish the assay and HTP production group to assist in antibody lead generation using state-of-the-art automated platforms.

Specific Responsibilities:

* Establish a high functioning assay and protein production group.

* Streamline hybridoma, antibody hit identification, and functional assays.

* Leverage automation to scale routine assays.

* Establish an automated high-throughput protein production platform.

* Interface with multiple discovery projects and matrix teams across the organization.

* Excellent written and oral skills are necessary

* Accomplish goals under project team time lines

Requirements:

* Ph.D. in Cell Biology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, or related field with 4+ years' experience or an advanced degree with 8+ years relevant experience.

* Extensive experience in homogeneous (HTRF), plate-bound, flow cytometry, and imaging based cellular assay formats.

* Experience in cell based immune activation assays is desirable.

* Experience in using automated systems to express and purify small-scale proteins from mammalian expression systems is required.

* Knowledge and experience in antibody structure-function and hybridoma screening is desirable.

* Excellent time management, record keeping and organizational skills.

* Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary biologics discovery team.