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Senior Associate Scientist Biology, Metabolic Complications, Cardiovascular & Metabolism Discovery (1 of 2)

Boston, Massachusetts
R&D


Job Description

Requisition ID: 4221180222

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Senior Associate Scientist, located in Boston, MA.
 
At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.  
 
Janssen Research & Development, LLC discovers and develops innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Please visit http://www.janssenrnd.com/ for more information.  
 
We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.
 
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
 
The Senior Associate Scientist within our CVM Discovery group will support drug discovery of novel therapeutics for cardiovascular, fatty liver and/or diabetic kidney diseases.  The position is a lab-based role and the primary responsibility of the Sr. Assoc. Sci. is to provide scientific and technical support for conducting research involving in vitro preclinical studies. The qualified scientist needs to independently plan and execute experiments, to follow protocols, to document data, to troubleshoot problems, and to interpret data and communicate results. The candidate will work in a collaborative environment where ideas can be respectfully challenged to drive excellence and innovation.  The candidate will pro-actively investigate, improve, change or adapt existing methods and techniques.
 

Qualifications
  • M.S. with at least 6 years of relevant experience OR a B.S./B.A. with at least 9 years of experience, in the pharmaceutical industry or academic environment is required
  • Experience with cell culture, assay development, and immunoassays are required
  • Western blotting, ELISA, and MSD are preferred
  • Experience in industry, with small molecule drug discovery is preferred
  • A background in models for cardiovascular, liver, metabolic and/or kidney diseases is preferred

Primary Location
United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Organization
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
Job Function
R&D
Requisition ID
4221180222