Associate Director, Antibody Discovery/Immune Repertoire

Johnson & Johnson

4.2

(92)

Spring House, PA

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  • 4.2/5 in supportive management
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    Position summary

    sequencing/analysis are critical.

    Familiarity with in vivo approaches to therapeutic antibody discovery including immunization and antibody screening will also be important. This is a critical function in a multifaceted Biologics Discovery organization committed to bringing the next generation of biotherapeutic molecules to patients.

    We are looking for a motivated candidate with scientific and technical expertise who can collaborate across discovery areas to bring value to our portfolio of innovative drug concepts. Proficiency to lead within a highly coordinated, fast-paced environment will be a significant attribute. An additional knowledge base in the areas of oncology, immunology, or cardiovascular disease would be a plus. If this sounds like you, come join our team!

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Provide scientific leadership in antibody repertoire isolation and analysis from immunized animals

    • Establish a total repertoire approach to therapeutic antibody discovery to support the biologics portfolio

    • Lead a team of scientists in the continued development of industry-leading capabilities

    • Monitor external innovation in the field, and drive the development of novel processes for biologics discovery

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • PhD with 8+ years in the Biologics or Immunology field is required

    Experience and Skills:

    Required:

    • Proven experience with B-cell isolation methods and antibody repertoire analysis is required

    • Strong communication, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities with a consistent record of innovation is required

    • Demonstrated leadership success in a heavily matrixed environment is required

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

    For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit https://www.careers.jnj.com

    Why you should apply for a job to Johnson & Johnson:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2020
  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.2/5 in supportive management
  • 71% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 88% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Global parental leave for all new parents (maternal, paternal, adoptive or surrogacy-assisted).
  • Global exercise reimbursement.
  • Two weeks off (one of them fully paid) for volunteer work.