Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology

Redmond, WA

About the position

This role is in the preclinical research and development group. The ideal candidate is a highly energetic and motivated scientist with experience in discovery and development of protein therapeutics. The position requires a strong background in immunology and immuno-oncology fields, as well as hands-on experience with major biotechnology platforms.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead immuno-oncology preclinical projects
  • Establish and apply in vitro, in vivo, and ex vivo assays and models to identify and characterize novel therapeutics for lead candidate selection
  • Evaluate novel pathways and mechanisms for immunological therapeutic intervention and formulate strategies for bispecific and combination approaches
  • Work as part of a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary team
  • Prepare written reports and oral presentations on research projects
  • Prepare documents for submission to domestic and international regulatory agencies

Qualifications

Education and Experience
  • PhD; MS; BS in Immunology, Biology, Biochemistry or a related field with 5+ years (PhD); 10+ years (MS); 12+ years (BS) of relevant academic and/or pharmaceutical or biotech experience
  • Expertise in discovery and development of protein therapeutics
  • Research experience in developing bispecific antibodies is preferred
  • Hands-on experience in immunology and cancer biology
  • Background in fluorescence microscopy and hands-on experience with automated HCS platforms is desirable
  • Ability to communicate scientific concepts and strategies effectively to multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience leading teams and managing scientists
  • Demonstrated drive for rigorous scientific excellence
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; strong team player
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