1+ months

Associate Scientist - Immunology

Amgen
South San Francisco, CA 94080
  • Job Code
    117556980
Amgen

Job ID: R-92542
Location: South San Francisco, CA, US 94083

Amgen is a leading global biotechnology company, with a mission to serve patients around the world. As a science-based, patient-focused organization, we discover and develop innovative therapies to treat serious illnesses. Our medicines have made a dramatic difference in the lives of millions. To underpin our commitment to serve patients, the Translational Safety and Bioanalytical Sciences organization at Amgen is hiring an Associate Scientist in translational immunology.

Position Responsibilities

The primary task of this position is to work closely with research scientists within the group and collaborate with multi-functional groups to support cytokine analysis of non-clinical toxicity study samples and in vitro assay samples. The candidate will leverage and need to be proficient with multiple immunological techniques, specifically Luminex platform, ELISA, MSD and in vitro immune cell assays. The second task for the candidate is to explore new immune related safety biomarker analysis and increase group capabilities in the field. The candidate is expected to perform data analysis and draft study reports, and have good communication and presentation skills.

Basic Qualifications

Master's degree and 2 years of scientific experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications

BS with 6+ years of scientific experience or MS and 3+ years of scientific experience in molecular and cellular immunology

Immunology experience, and possessing immunological techniques including Luminex platform, ELISA, MSD and in vitro immune cell assays

Strong verbal and written communication skills, and is highly motivated, creative and collaborative

Ability to troubleshoot and work independently on experimental design, execution and data analysis

Comfort in working with PBMC and whole blood from non-clinical species

Comfort in working in a highly interactive and vibrant environment and a passion for teamwork

Ability to synthesize and present results in PowerPoint format in both internal and external group meetings

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Amgen will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

PI117556980

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-92542<br/><b>Location: </b>South San Francisco, CA, US 94083<br/><br/>Amgen is a leading global biotechnology company, with a mission to serve patients around the world. As a science-based, patient-focused organization, we discover and develop innovative therapies to treat serious illnesses. Our medicines have made a dramatic difference in the lives of millions. To underpin our commitment to serve patients, the Translational Safety and Bioanalytical Sciences organization at Amgen is hiring an Associate Scientist in translational immunology.<br><br><b>Position Responsibilities</b><br><br>The primary task of this position is to work closely with research scientists within the group and collaborate with multi-functional groups to support cytokine analysis of non-clinical toxicity study samples and in vitro assay samples. The candidate will leverage and need to be proficient with multiple immunological techniques, specifically Luminex platform, ELISA, MSD and in vitro immune cell assays. The second task for the candidate is to explore new immune related safety biomarker analysis and increase group capabilities in the field. The candidate is expected to perform data analysis and draft study reports, and have good communication and presentation skills.<br><br><b>Basic Qualifications</b><br><br>Master's degree and 2 years of scientific experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and 4 years of scientific experience<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><br>BS with 6+ years of scientific experience or MS and 3+ years of scientific experience in molecular and cellular immunology<br><br>Immunology experience, and possessing immunological techniques including Luminex platform, ELISA, MSD and in vitro immune cell assays<br><br>Strong verbal and written communication skills, and is highly motivated, creative and collaborative<br><br>Ability to troubleshoot and work independently on experimental design, execution and data analysis<br><br>Comfort in working with PBMC and whole blood from non-clinical species<br><br>Comfort in working in a highly interactive and vibrant environment and a passion for teamwork<br><br>Ability to synthesize and present results in PowerPoint format in both internal and external group meetings<br><br>Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. <br> <br> Amgen will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/RDmdaeUlOWMkIPbefpLBV"> <p>PI117556980</p>

Categories

Posted: 2020-01-29 Expires: 2020-02-29

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Associate Scientist - Immunology

Amgen
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast