The Department of Oncology and Inflammation at Amgen in South
San Francisco is seeking a highly motivated Senior Associate
Scientist to perform research studies aimed at elucidating
mechanisms of immune-mediated regulation of tumorigenesis in order
to develop novel therapies for the treatment of cancer.
The Senior Associate Scientist will be an integral member of a
dynamic research team, collaborating with research scientists at
multiple Amgen sites, and working closely with groups in other
functional areas including Therapeutic Discovery, and Medical
Make major scientific laboratory-based contributions to the
research goals of the department.
Present results in both internal and external forums, and
participate in the writing of manuscripts for publication. Planning
and performing laboratory experiments, analyzing data, and
Master's degree and 3 years scientific experience
OR Bachelor's degree and 5 years scientific experience
Doctorate with research experience in cancer biology,
immunology, cell biology, or biochemistry.
Technical expertise in one or more of the following areas:
signal transduction, biochemistry, in vivo mouse models of cancer,
cellular immunology techniques.
Demonstrated track record of independent critical thinking and
scientific achievement in research, exemplified by a strong
publication record and/or significant contributions to a
therapeutic development program.
Knowledgeable, highly motivated, creative, and
Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to
collaborate and troubleshoot to solve problems.
If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference
in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute
forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll
find it at Amgen.
Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers
innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions
of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid
arthritis and other serious illnesses.
As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life
for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment
of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who
respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live
the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all
qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Amgen will consider for employment qualified applicants with
criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco
Fair Chance Ordinance.