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SCIENTIST

Spring House, Pennsylvania
R&D


Job Description

Requisition ID: 4765190515

Janssen Research & Development, LLC., a member of the Johnson and Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Scientist, Discovery Immunology to be located in Spring House, PA.
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, vaccines, cardiovascular & metabolic diseases and pulmonary hypertension. 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. The role is for an individual with strong scientific background in field of immunology. The primary responsibility will be to actively engage in early discovery efforts to validate biology of novel targets and develop and implement cell-based assay that support screening of potential drug candidates and mechanism of action studies. The Scientist will be part of a broader team focused on innate immune mechanism and pathways in Immunology Discovery. This individual will provide scientific leadership to research associates within the broader team and interface with internal and external partners to enable the discovery of novel therapeutics for inflammatory and auto-immune diseases.

Responsibilities:
• Work independently, design experiments, interpret data, troubleshoot, suggest next steps
• Collaboratively work in a matrix environment, present data and innovative ideas, both verbally and in writing to diverse audiences including scientific colleagues and leadership
• Work in a collaborative environment where ideas and science can be respectfully challenged to drive excellence and innovation


Qualifications
• PhD in Immunology with 4-5 years of post-doctoral experience
• Track record of publications within immunology
• Expertise and state of the art knowledge in various functional immunological assays, multiple color flow cytometry and molecular biology
• Previous mentoring and supervision of scientists
• Detail-oriented with strong organizational and communication skills

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.


Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-
Organization
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
Job Function
R&D
Requisition ID
4765190515