Associate Scientist III, Immunology

Job Description

Biogen seeks a highly motivated immunologist with experience using in vivo and in vitro experimental approaches, whose goal would be to advance drug discovery programs by conducting bench research. The individual will design and execute experiments aimed at target discovery and understanding the mechanism of action of drug candidates being developed to treat autoimmune diseases. The individual is expected to work independently in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, build strong interactions with internal and external scientists and be an active participant on multidisciplinary project teams.

What You’ll Do
  • Driving drug discovery efforts for MS and immunology, with a focus on immunology.
  • Using a wide array of techniques relevant to neuroimmunology and immunology
  • Designing and executing experimental plans, performing rigorous analysis and interpretation of experiments.
  • Collaborating with relevant individuals and groups to advance projects; demonstrating good lab citizenship.
  • Communicating within cross functional teams

Who You Are Why Biogen?

Our mission to find therapies for neurological and rare diseases is a unique focus within our industry and this shared purpose is what connects us as a team. We work together to overcome obstacles and to follow the science. We are resilient as we strive to make an impact on our patients’ lives and on changing the course of medicine. Together, we pioneer. Together, we thrive.

Ideal candidate will be someone who enjoys learning new areas of biology, new techniques and thrives in a highly matrixed group. Additionally someone who is self-motivated and not afraid to make mistakes.


Required Skills
  • Flow cytometry and flow jo
  • Primary cellular assays
  • Western blot
  • Good oral and written communication

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree with minimum of two year of research experience

Additional Information

Biogen’s US Alzheimer’s Franchise is looking to recruit proven and ambitious sales achievers with at least five years of experience in pharma, specialty, hospital, med device/capital equipment, and/or biotech sales.
In this field-based, specialty sales representative position you will be called upon to sell our products with key stakeholders in the Alzheimer’s Disease community: including Neurologists and allied health professionals.