[Teraimmune] Scientist I, R&D – Gaithersburg, MD

Job Description (TI-HR-013, v0.3 09-2021)
– Title: Scientist I
– Division: Research and Development
– Type of employment: full-time, annual employment renewal
– Available number of positions: 1
– Deadline for applications: 9/24/2020

The successful candidate will put their research efforts into discovering and developing immune cell-derived therapeutics for the treatment of B-cell lymphomas. S/he will participate as a team member driving research programs forward to the development and discovery of proof-of-concept studies for new pipelines of the business as well as research programs across different stages of pre-clinical live-cell therapeutics. The candidate must be motivated to design, execute, and interpret studies to develop new therapeutics and validate and characterize engineered immune cell therapeutic products but not limited. The fellow is encouraged to effectively and frequently collaborate with multidisciplinary teams.

About the Company:
TeraImmune, Inc. is a Maryland-based preclinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing immune therapeutics using regulatory T cells (Tregs). By combining target-specific receptors with Tregs, the company provides CAR-Treg and TCR-Treg technologies to help patients with autoimmune diseases. In addition to Treg immunology, TeraImmune is expanding its range of scope in immune therapies to other immune cells and biologics as well as cancer therapeutics.
For more information, please see website: www.teraimmune.com.

Primary responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):
The successful candidate must lead a project as a scientist to develop anti-cancer cell therapy. Expertise in design, perform and interpret data in vitro and ex vivo experiments with experience in immunology, cancer biology, or cell biology is required. Proficiency in cell biology assays that may include flow cytometry, ELISA, cell proliferation, cellular cytotoxicity, immune cell isolation from whole blood or tissues, cell culture and transfection is expected but not necessary. Previous experience with T cell biology with a characterization of immune cell subsets is highly desirable. Analyzing and presenting data in peer-reviewed journals or conferences is required. Working independently to manage time and multiple experiments simultaneously is necessary for this position.
The candidate may have to contribute to various projects outside of his/her own and collaborate with stakeholders from all relevant functions and must demonstrate clear and professional verbal and written communication skills.

Basic Requirements
• Major in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Immunology, or related areas.

• Ph.D. degree or M.S. degree with 4+ years relevant laboratory experience (job
level to be adjusted based on amount of prior experience)
• Strong organizational and record-keeping skills required.

Benefits
The company offers medical and dental insurance. A 401(k) plan and student loan assistant program are optional. If required, the company is willing to petition VISA or green card application for the right candidate, but the applicant is responsible for his/her portions of processing and legal fee.

If you are interested in TeraImmune, please email a cover letter containing your interest experiences with a separate CV or resume as well as the contact information of at least two referees to HR manager at recruiting@teraimmune.com. Please feel free to email the HR manage with any questions and have a subject line of the email with the HR-number and the position title.

*TeraImmune, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

[한국보건산업진흥원] 해외 의료기기 전문가 (GMKOL) 전문위원 모집 공고

국내 의료기기 기업의 글로벌 시장 진출 경쟁력 확보 및 글로벌 네트워크 강화를 위하여 Global Medical device Key Opinion Leaders (이하 “GMKOL”) 전문위원을 위촉하고자 합니다. 이에 의료기기 해외진출 정보 및 컨설팅 제공이 가능한 권역별/ 분야별 ‘GMKOL 전문위원’을 다음과 같이 공개 모집 하오니 의료기기 해외진출 전문가의 많은 참여를 바랍니다.

[Yuhan USA] Business Development Manager – San Diego, CA/ Boston, MA

Position: Business Development Manager

Work location: San Diego, California / Boston, Massachusetts

Responsibilities:
• Build relationships with potential business partners, outside counsel, and other key external parties
• Attend conferences, seminars, meetings, and industry events as a representative of Yuhan USA
• Act as a liaison between external partners and internal R&D team; facilitate meetings in regards to product development, R&D collaboration, and other issues
• Perform research and analysis for focused therapeutic areas; report to the management and R&D department

Qualifications:

  • Required
    • MS in Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Biology, or related discipline
    • Relevant biotech or pharmaceutical industry experience
    • Fluent in English
  • Preferred
    • MBA, Ph.D., or other advanced degrees
    • Experiences in drug research, development, and commercialization activities
  • Others
    • Excellent interpersonal, networking, and communication skills
    • Fluent in Korean (Optional)

Contact Information: info@yuhan-usa.com

[Samsung Biologics America] Cell Line Development Scientist – South San Francisco

Samsung Biologics America is recruiting a Cell Line Development Scientist to join our growing R&D team in South San Francisco. Samsung Biologics is a global CDMO leader (Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization) and an award-winning partner of biologics development and manufacturing.
We provide end-to-end solutions from cell line development, regulatory support, small & large scale manufacturing, drug product manufacturing, and laboratory testing services for the biopharmaceutical industry to meet the needs of the global healthcare industry.
Samsung Biologics America offers tremendous growth opportunities to our employees.

Key Responsibilities
• The primary role is to generate biologics producing CHO cell lines suitable for cGMP manufacturing within project timelines
• Prepares cell line development and characterization reports as supporting documents for client projects
• Prepares project data for external clients and functions as a subject matter expert. The scientist is expected to participate in project meetings
• Participates or leads process optimization of current protocols and evaluates new technologies to improve platform technology and processes
• Detail-oriented laboratory skills with the ability to present scientific data
• Maintains good laboratory records and contributes to internal and external scientific discussions

Qualifications
[Education]
• Minimum BS degree in biology, microbiology, or other bio-pharmaceutical-related majors
[Required Experience]
• Direct experience in CHO cell line development, optimization, and characterization is essential
• Understanding of upstream process development and cell banking
• Experience in gene manipulation and analytical skills is a plus
[Knowledge/Skills]
• Ability to work with global customer base supporting cell line development with molecules ranging with a high degree of complexity
• Knowledge in biological drug production and process development
• Competency in Microsoft Office suite
• Communication skills to share scientific data with clients
• A strong sense of team play is a must

For more information, please contact Dr. JaeB Kim (jaeb.kim@samsung.com)