Research Associate - Protein Chemistry

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Description:
Innovative science is the foundation of our company. Discovery is our lifeblood. We are a diverse workforce that comes from many countries from around the globe. Our backgrounds may differ, but we share an intellectual curiosity, a passion for science, and a commitment to harness scientific discoveries to create new treatments for major diseases. The measure of our success will be in the quality and number of new medicines we can offer patients.

Founded on the principle that strong science would lead to important new medicines, Regeneron has become an integrated biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions.

Regeneron currently markets ARCALYST (rilonacept) Injection for Subcutaneous Use and EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection. Regeneron has therapeutic candidates in Phase 3 clinical trials for the prevention of gout flares, central retinal vein occlusion, diabetic macular edema, certain cancers, and rheumatoid arthritis. Additional therapeutic candidates are in earlier stage development programs in cholesterol reduction, allergic conditions, pain, and cancer.

Summary:
Regeneron is currently seeking a talented and motivated Research Associate to join our Protein Chemistry Sciences group. The qualified individual will be responsible for performing a variety biochemical and biophysical assays to characterize recombinant antibodies to support preclinical, clinical, and late stage research programs.

Essential Functions:
Candidate will be responsible for providing biochemical and biophysical characterization of protein drugs for pre-clinical or clinical programs and CMC sections of INDs and BLAs. Research associate is expected to provide limited input on experimental designs and suggest modifications in protocols or experimental methods to meet the needs of a particular experiment. Candidate is also expected to maintain instruments, troubleshoot instrumental/experimental problems, and order/maintain supplies.

Experience:

- Candidates considered for the position must have a strong fundamental understanding of protein biochemistry with a BS in Biochemistry or related field with a minimum of 2 years of experience, or a MS in Biochemistry, or related field.

Required Skills:

- Technical proficiencies include chromatography, electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE, Westerns, lEE, 2-D gels), protein modification (chemical and enzymatic), ELISA, HPLC, FPLC, capillary electrophoresis (CE), and static or dynamic light scattering techniques.

- The ideal candidate will have excellent analytical and communication skills and is capable of multi-tasking, working independently, and within a team environment.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including stock incentives, 401k with company match as well as the expected health and welfare benefits. Comprehensive relocation benefits are available, as required.


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