Bristol Myers Squibb Associate Research Scientist II in Redwood City, California

About Bristol-Myers Squibb:

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Immuno-Oncology Discovery Team at Bristol Myers Squibb, Redwood City, CA, is seeking a highly motivated Associate Research Scientist to aide in the advancement of therapeutic targets at various stages. The candidate will characterize immuno-modulatory antibodies, and explore both the mechanism of action and combinatorial therapeutic strategies. The candidate will be expected to effectively collaborate with colleagues in the oncology, immuno-oncology, protein engineering, and antibody development groups. The candidate will likewise contribute to the design and analysis of in vivo efficacy studies in mouse tumor models.

Qualifications

  • B.S. in immunology/biology or related field with 2-5 years of relevant experience, or MS with 0-3 years of relevant experience.

  • Technical expertise in cell culture and aseptic technique

  • Experience with multi-color flow cytometry

  • Experience in isolation, characterization and functional assay development using primary immune cells of rodent and/or human origin

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic and innovative research environment

  • Flexibility and interest in learning new techniques and skills in accordance with the research program needs

  • Detail-oriented, with excellent organizational, and record-keeping skills

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.