Pfizer Scientist (Non in United States

We are seeking a highly motivated Non-PhD level Scientist with experience in oncology or immunology research to join the cancer immunotherapy group and contribute to our ongoing efforts in the discovery and development of immune-oncology agents.

Role Responsibilities

  • Design and execute in vivo study to evaluate various immunotherapy combinations, dissect potential mechanism of action, and elucidate immune response .

  • Work with animal models for efficacy, PK/PD study, harvest tissues (blood, tumor and lymphoid organs), followed by multi-color flow-cytometry and Luminex /ELISA based assay.

  • To evaluate and establish new models to support pre-clinical study in order to facilitate innovative cancer drugs and pipeline development.

  • Analyze data and troubleshoot results independently or with minimal supervision.

  • Record experimental protocols/results in detail and write technical reports for regulatory filings.

  • Be able to present data and communicate research results among the team.

  • Attend team meetings and deliver well-prepared presentations and is expected to be an active participant in discussions.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in biological sciences with a minimum of 6-8 years academic or industrial research experience, or MS with 5+ years in an academic or industrial setting.

  • Minimum of 3 years' hands on in vivo animal work experience.

Technical requirement

  • Hands-on experience with animal work, including tumor inoculation and measurement, dosing (s.c. and i.v.), bleeding, and tissue collection, followed by multi-color flow-cytometry, ELISA, Luminex based analysis is required.

  • Proficiency in multi-color flow-cytometry and data analysis .

  • Ability to use appropriate software to perform analysis of data is required (Excel, GraphPad Prism, FlowJo).

  • Must have excellent organization and planning skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment independently or as part of a team, good verbal and written communication, and strong motivation with a dedicated work ethic.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience in the fields of immune-oncology, cancer biology, and/or immunology highly preferred.

  • Technical expertise in various pre-clinical animal models (syngeneic model, xenograft, PDX) in the field of immunology, immun-oncology, or tumor biology is highly desired.

Other Job Details

  • Additional Location Information: South San Francisco, CA

  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

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