Scientist - Epigenetics
San Diego Metro Area, CA
We are seeking a highly motivated scientist to join our Epigenetic team in Oncology. The successful candidate will have a strong foundation in NGS techniques, including ChIP-Seq, ATAC-Seq, RNA-Seq, WGBS, and WGS. Further, the candidate will be expected to design and implement novel NGS techniques aimed at elucidating transcriptional control of cancer. Finally, this position will play a key role in the execution of epigenetic profiling projects and will work closely with Biology, Bioinformatics, and Sequencing Research groups at Celgene.
This position requires a PhD in biology, a solid understanding in Epigenetics and Transcription Regulation and at least 5 years of productive research experience. Experience in pharmaceutical industry is a plus.
Developing cross-functional scientific knowledge.
Draw appropriate conclusions and make recommendations on next steps.
Demonstrate ability to write peer reviewed quality work.
Able to write invention disclosure for patent application, technical reports, technical protocols.
Scientific expert in specific area.
General awareness of drug discovery and development process.