BS / MS Oncology Scientist

327322BR
USA

Job Description

Over 35 preclinical targets in our pipeline! NIBR Oncology strives to reimagine medicines for cancer patients through a combination of treatment approaches including targeted therapies, immunotherapies, CAR-T, and radioligand therapy. Novartis Oncology Biotherapeutics Group is dedicated to discovering next generation biologics, with particular focus on novel formats of multi-specific immune-cell engaging antibodies and other novel approaches to leverage host immune system against cancer.

We’re seeking for a BS/MS senior scientist who is highly motivated, creative, collaborative and results-oriented for Novartis Oncology Biotherapeutics group in Cambridge, MA. In this role, you will have the opportunities to contribute to innovative biotherapeutic drug discovery for cancer by independently screening and in-depth characterizing of drug candidates with advanced in-vitro assays. The successful candidate will become a critical contributor in a dynamic and multidisciplinary group, with opportunities to interact with other functional groups, to understand the process of preclinical discovery of oncology drugs, and finally to transform the lives of cancer patients.


KEY RESPONSIBILITY:
- Perform in vitro assay to screen potent immune cell engaging antibody or biologics

- Use automation and high-throughput system to support large scale drug screening

- Carry out in vitro experiments to in-depth characterize drug candidates to support regulatory filing for first-in-human clinical trials.

- Explore the biology of emerging drug targets or exciting novel formats of biologics

- Design and execute the experiments with the inputs from the manager; troubleshoot technical issues; analyze and interpret the data; formulate hypotheses and design experiments.

- Document the results in a detailed manner in laboratory journal and in internal databases.

- Present research updates and participate constructively in working project teams and at laboratory group 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
Oncology NIBR
USA
Cambridge, MA
Research & Development
Full Time
Regular
No
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327322BR

BS / MS Oncology Scientist

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