Bristol Myers Squibb Research Associate, Protein Interactions (47) in Redwood City, California

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic Research Associate to join our Protein Interactions Group. The candidate will be supporting a variety of biology projects by providing kinetic and epitope information to select and optimize therapeutic antibodies.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Run high-throughput binning and kinetic screens

  • Perform detailed analysis of antibody-antigen binding and other protein interactions

  • Determine active concentrations

  • Design and analyze experiments under minimal supervision

  • Present data in written and oral form to project leaders and teams

  • Collaborate closely with biology, hybridoma and protein engineering groups

Requirements:

  • Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cell Biology, or similar field

  • 4+ years of professional experience

  • Solid math skills, strong attention to detail and excellent bench skills a must

  • Hands-on experience with biosensor platforms (Biacore, Octet, etc.) as well as cell binding assays (e.g., FACS) highly desirable

  • Experience with automation and R scripts desirable

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to contribute to multidisciplinary discovery teams

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.