Scientist - Translational Development

Summit, NJ 07901

Job Category: Research Job Number: 141026

Job Description

Job Title:               Scientist - Translational Development

Location:               Summit, New Jersey, US - 07901

Job Type:               Contract

Duration:               12 Months With Possible Extension

Job Description:   

Responsibilities Include:

  • This Consultant will have a broad understanding of molecular cell biology and immunology, with unique expertise in small molecule drug development for therapy of various immuno-inflammatory diseases.
  • The incumbent is responsible for addressing questions of drug mechanism of action and supporting patient selection using current techniques and primarily in vitro and ex vivo methods; and is responsible for experiment design, execution and data interpretation for well-defined projects.
  • This employee will keep good data records and write reports and will support the supervisor for patent process when sufficient scientific evidence available and data publishing for peer-reviewed articles when appropriate.

Specific Duties Include, But Are Not Limited To, The Following:

  • Perform in vitro and ex vivo assays for testing lead compounds in a various type of cells; analyze, interpret and report experimental results; write status reports, non-clinical pharmacology study reports; Interface with computational biologists to analyze genomics data for understanding mechanism of action of Client drugs in development
  • Contribute and participate in the scientific support for publications and patentable ideas



  • BA/BS or MS with 6+ years relevant work experience
  • hands-on experiences with drug screening assays
  • hands-on experiences with cDNA array, RT-PCR, Western blot, Luminex
  • proficient with general skills of molecular cell biology, such as DNA manipulation, RNA isolation, electrophoresis, gel staining, PCR
  • experience with Microsoft Office Suite, electronic notebook and GraphPad Prism
  • excellent organization, communication, data interpretation/analysis skills
  • flexible and adaptable to changing projects and work assignments

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