Post Doc Scientist-Bioassay-FDE

Employer
Lilly
Location
Indianapolis
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 20 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Other
Responsibilities
As Postdoctoral Scientist, you will be responsible for carrying out basic and applied research in the development cell based assay group. This role supports the clinical development of Immune checkpoint therapeutics. In this role, you will have the opportunity to
  • Design and develop cloning strategies for immune related genes.
  • Design, execute, and interpret complex immunology based experiments.
  • Contribute to the general scientific community through external publications
  • Stay abreast of relevant scientific literature/new technologies/capabilities
  • Provide internal/external influence.
  • Ensure work and team activities are aligned with all relevant Development Quality and safety requirements.
Basic Qualifications
Ph.D. in immunology, molecular biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, biology or related field Additional Skills/Preferences
  • Expertise in immunology, T-cell, B-cell, antigen-presentation, TCR biology
  • General knowledge in molecular and cellular biology tools such as PCR-cloning, transfections, transductions, lentivirus, cell-line cloning, FACS analysis and sorting
    • Problem solving and decision-making.
    • Demonstration of scientific and people leadership skills.

    • Effective oral and written communication skills.

    • Must be able to work productively in an interdisciplinary team environment
    Additional Information
    This position is not permanent. It is for a fixed duration of two years with potential to extend annually for up to 4 years.

    Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status