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Postdoctoral Fellow - Cell Line Development

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    118753283
Amgen

Job ID: R-95430
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Amgen Postdoctoral Program is committed to providing future scientists with an enriched environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the development of human therapeutics!

The Cell Line Development department at Amgen, Inc. is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow with extensive experience in molecular biology, cellular engineering, and protein expression to join their team!

The Cell Line Development group is responsible for the generation of highly productive manufacturing cell lines for Amgen's rich and diverse large molecule pipeline. We are currently exploring novel ways to improve the expression of complex molecules in Cell Line Development. This involves engineering current host cell lines and establishing new ones. The Postdoctoral Fellow will employ their molecular biology and cellular engineering expertise and work cross functionally with groups across Amgen to develop high-production cell lines for Amgen's large molecule pipeline, while having opportunities to publish discoveries in peer-reviewed journals.

The assignment length is expected to be 3 years long.

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD at the time of appointment in a life science or engineering discipline.


Preferred Qualifications

  • The successful candidate is a highly motivated and ambitious expert in cellular biology and protein expression with a strong publication record.
  • She or he has direct experience with next-generation genome engineering techniques to modify cellular performance.
  • Experience with cell culture, modern molecular biology tools, genetic sequencing, and bioinformatic analysis of large datasets is preferred.
  • Proven experience showing she/he can work efficiently in a cross functional, multidiscipline team structure, and ability to execute projects independently is highly desired.


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.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

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.

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<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-95430<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>The Amgen Postdoctoral Program is committed to providing future scientists with an enriched environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the development of human therapeutics!<br><br>The Cell Line Development department at Amgen, Inc. is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow with extensive experience in molecular biology, cellular engineering, and protein expression to join their team!<br><br>The Cell Line Development group is responsible for the generation of highly productive manufacturing cell lines for Amgen's rich and diverse large molecule pipeline. We are currently exploring novel ways to improve the expression of complex molecules in Cell Line Development. This involves engineering current host cell lines and establishing new ones. The Postdoctoral Fellow will employ their molecular biology and cellular engineering expertise and work cross functionally with groups across Amgen to develop high-production cell lines for Amgen's large molecule pipeline, while having opportunities to publish discoveries in peer-reviewed journals.<br><br>The assignment length is expected to be 3 years long.<br><br><b>Basic Qualifications</b><br><br><ul><li>PhD at the time of appointment in a life science or engineering discipline.</li></ul><br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><br><ul><li>The successful candidate is a highly motivated and ambitious expert in cellular biology and protein expression with a strong publication record.</li><li>She or he has direct experience with next-generation genome engineering techniques to modify cellular performance.</li><li>Experience with cell culture, modern molecular biology tools, genetic sequencing, and bioinformatic analysis of large datasets is preferred.</li><li>Proven experience showing she/he can work efficiently in a cross functional, multidiscipline team structure, and ability to execute projects independently is highly desired.</li></ul><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>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. <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/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/qq4qnXuLreQDcAekUxpPD"> <p>PI118753283</p>

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Posted: 2020-03-05 Expires: 2020-04-05

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