Senior Scientist, Immunology Job

Senior Scientist, Immunology-BIO004499


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

We are seeking a highly motivated, independent, and skilled research scientist to join the Immunology Discovery team at Merck in Boston. With limited supervision, s/he will be responsible for designing, executing, and reporting the results of experiments to support and advance projects from target identification and validation through to clinical candidate selection, as well as supporting the development and clinical pipelines with basic biology and pharmacology studies. S/he will use a wide range of advanced methodologies to define drug potency and mechanism(s)-of-action, primarily through in vitro and ex vivo cell-based immunological assays in both mouse and human systems.

Broad expertise in immunobiology is required for this role, with preference given to candidates with demonstrated experience in drug discovery and development. S/he will have excellent oral and written communication skills, work well independently and as part of a team, and be able to contribute to multiple projects simultaneously. This position is a hands-on, laboratory based role with no direct reports.

Open Date: February 24, 2016
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Location: Boston, MA, US
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