MS/PhD Scientist, Systems Biology

321432BR
Jun 16, 2021
USA

Job Description

17.9 million lives are estimated to be lost each year due to Cardiovascular diseases. The Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease Area (CVM) at Novartis Institute of Biomedical Research (NIBR) is committed to discovering transformative medicines to treat cardiovascular and metabolic disorders that will change this alarming statistic.

We are seeking a highly motivated Scientist to join our System Biology group in CVM. We conceive, develop, validate and employ biochemical and cell biology tools to evaluate and develop new therapeutics against a range of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.

What you will be doing:
•Conceive, plan and perform biochemical, biophysical, and cell-based assays
•Contribute to development of 2D / 3D human iPS-derived cellular models related to cardiac biology
•Develop and implement screening platforms to identify and validate targets influencing cardiovascular disease.
•Support target validation, mechanism-of-action, and drug discovery projects
•Conduct data analyses and documentation of experiments
•Collaborate while working in a matrix environment to support drug discovery projects
•Keep good laboratory, data recording and data documentation practices
•Present results in lab and department meetings

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.
NIBR
CVM Disease Area
USA
Cambridge, MA
Research & Development
Full Time
Regular
No
321432BR

MS/PhD Scientist, Systems Biology

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