September 16, 2016

Temp Research Associate - DNA Core

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - Tarrytown, NY

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p Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, atopic dermatitis, pain, and infectious diseases. br / br / Summary: br / The DNA Core Facility is looking for a temporary Research Associate. DNA Core facility provides Regeneron R&D community with services necessary for conducting scientific research. These services include but not limited to Nucleic Acid isolation and purification, DNA sequencing, Gene Expression analysis and oligo ordering. As a member of the DNA Core team, an individual is expected to perform the assignment in timely fashion and follow scientific protocols. In addition to daily responsibility, each Research Associate is expected to contribute to the technology development by conducting experiments, leading to process improvement. Successful candidate should be able to troubleshoot technical issues and be able to clearly communicate with other team members. br / br / Responsibilities: br / ? Executes experiments based on protocols provided in SOPs. br / ? Performs calculations and data manipulations using various computer programs such as Microsoft Excel, analyze and interpret data derived from experiments. br / ? Contribute to lab and equipment maintenance such as Biomek FX, 7900HT, and 3730xl. Order supplies/reagents as well as maintain safe, effective and efficient working environment. br / ? Maintains accurate and complete records consistent with company policy and legal requirements. br / ? Laboratory work involves pipetting, computer work and communication with researchers. br / ? Experience with Plasmid DNA extraction, Sanger Sequencing, Real Time PCR, and Nucleic Acid Extraction br / br / br /