Sr. Research Scientist, Antibody Pharmacology

at Incyte Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value.
The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules.
Senior Research Scientist, Antibody Pharmacology
This is a full time position where the candidate will be responsible for performing in vitro studies for monoclonal and bispecific antibody cancer drug discovery programs.
Essential Functions of the Job

Identify, develop and optimize in vitro assays

Perform in vitro experiments following established protocols

Execute experiments both independently as well as in collaboration with other scientists

Support in vivo efficacy and pharmacodynamics studies

Culture of cell lines and isolation and culture of primary human immune and tumor cells

Evaluate data, prepare reports and presentations for internal meetings

Ideal candidate needs to be self-motivated, have the flexibility to multi-task and contribute to multiple projects, be comfortable in a matrixed team setting, and have experience in antibody based drug discovery

Experience with solid tumor and heme malignancy biology is desired
Minimum Requirements

B.S./ M.S. in Immunology, Cancer Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology or related field

Strong in vitro skills including cancer cell based experiments with therapeutics

Proficiency in mammalian cell culture, magnetic cell isolation and Excel is required

Expertise in the following techniques is preferred: cytotoxicity assays, functional antibody screening assays, immune cell phenotyping, multicolor flow cytometry, ELISA, MSD, Western blot, Incucyte, Luminex, GraphPad Prism, PowerPoint

Excellent communication skills required.
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required.
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Job Posting: 901870

Posted On: Jan 25, 2022

Updated On: Feb 24, 2022