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Senior Scientist, In Vitro Biology, Cardiovascular & Metabolism Discovery

Spring House, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Requisition ID: 8745180802

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Senior 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 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 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 primary responsibility of the Senior Scientist is to provide scientific and technical support for conducting research involving in vitro preclinical studies. The qualified scientist needs to independently execute in vitro and ex vivo experiments, to follow protocols, to troubleshoot problems, and to interpret data and communicate results.

  • PhD w/ Post-Doc experience with at least 3 years of biotech/pharmaceutical industry experience is required
  • Background in adipose tissue biology is required 
  • A strong proficiency in preclinical pharmacology and understanding in the use of in vitro models for drug development is required
  • At least 3 years of experience designing and conducting hands-on experiments with the most recent technology is required
  • Knowledge and experience of in vitro models required
  • Must be comfortable spending a minimum 90% of time spent in the lab
  • Experience as H2L+ project leader is preferred
  • Experience originating & developing new project idea and creating impactful impact in the lab is preferred
  • Good internal/external network and publication record
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Background in metabolism and molecular biology models is preferred

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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