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Scientist, Experimental Pathology (Exploratory Biology)

Spring House, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Requisition ID: 8310190626

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for a Scientist 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 Biotech, Inc. delivers on the promise of new treatments and ways to improve the health of individuals with serious disease. Built upon a legacy of innovative firsts, Janssen Biotech pursues advancing patient care with immunology and oncology solutions. Please visit 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 Scientist will contribute to biochemistry/molecular biology and pathology projects within the Experimental Pathology (Exploratory Biology) group of Janssen Biotherapeutics.  As a Scientist responsibilities will include:

  • Independently perform/develop routine and innovative biochemical cell/tissue-based methodologies in support of early stages of drug discovery (e.g. qPCR, RNA/DNA extraction, western blotting, cell culture, and cell-based assays as needed)

  • Perform image analysis using various analysis platforms (Visiopharm, HALO) under guidance of management and in collaboration with other group members

  • Perform immunohistochemistry (IHC)/in situ hybridization (ISH) under the guidance of management and develop proficiency using automated platforms (Ventana Discovery Ultra/Leica Bond RX)

  • Familiarity with gene delivery methodologies and analysis

  • Learn and apply early drug discovery approaches in a multidisciplinary team environment

  • Analyze data and present results at program team meetings

  • Attend and present data at in-house seminars and external scientific conferences as required

  • Assist laboratory personnel as needed

  • Maintain communication and transparency with management and customers.

  • Independently generate and interpret data in compliance with appropriate regulations, policies and SOPs

  • Maintain timely and accurate electronic notebook

  • Provide subject matter expertise to colleagues as needed


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-
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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