Research Associate - Velocimmune Operations

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 18, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.


A highly motivated Research Associate is being sought to join our Velocimmune NEXT New Technology Development Group.

The ideal candidate is creative, collaborative, outstanding organizational skills and should have a solid background in Biology (ie genetics and immunology), knowledge of Sharepoint, Microsoft Office, Outlook, FileMaker Pro.

A successful candidate will be involved in facilitating communication, develop and implement processes to move projects efficiently through the pipeline. In addition, operating as a liaison across multiple groups (ie: internal collaborators, external customers, legal and contract department(s))

Facilitate coordination of Velocimmune ES Cell and Mouse Genotyping projects.

Coordinate scientific analysis of clinical and pre-clinical samples, as well as manage a tracking system for internal and external collaborator samples entering the Molecular Profiling group.

Flexibility to adapt to a rapidly evolving research environment is highly desirable.

Job Responsibilities:

Velocimmune NEXT Operations:

* Working knowledge of biology, especially genetics and immunology

* Excellent Project Management Skills

* The ability to comprehend and compile scientific data across multiple groups, assemble slide decks, summarize and distribute accordingly in a timely manner.

* Conduct tasks relevant to smooth meeting execution including calendar invites, room reservation, and minute-taking & follow up on action items

* Facilitate coordination between Velocimmune and VelociGene of ES Cell and Mouse Genotyping

* Manage scientific analysis of clinical and pre-clinical samples, as well as develop a tracking system for external collaborator samples entering the Molecular Profiling group.

* Strong communication skills

* Applies to internal collaborators as well as external customers/collaborators.

* Familiarized with VelociGene workflow.

* Track VI NEXT & Molecular Profile projects in VelociGene & REGN pipeline(s)

Outstanding organizational skills

* Skilled in database management.

* Organize and input data into the a database or searchable server (ie Filemaker, sharepoint)

* Act as the liaison between scientists, internal/external groups and legal group

* Experienced with material transfer agreements and research collaboration agreements

* Gather and compile scientific data for submission to the Legal group to support patent filings and contract for Velocimmune, VelociHum and Molecular Profiling.

Job Requirements:

The position requires a B.S/M.S. Degree and a minimum of 2-5 years prior experience in genome and antibody engineering.

Excellent organizational skills and communication skills, both verbal and written are required. The candidate should have a very good understanding of genome engineering and Molecular Biology methods ideally related to the immune loci. They would need to have understanding of immunology.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 10265BRPosted by StartWire