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Amgen Scientist - Immunologist in Thousand Oaks, California

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

You’ve earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you’ve worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Scientist - Immunologist

Live

What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be a part of the Department of Inflammation Research working as a Scientist to discover novel targets and develop innovative therapies in inflammatory diseases.

You will perform cutting edge research to investigate disease driving molecular and cellular mechanisms in inflammatory diseases and will collaborate with a dynamic research team from multiple Amgen functional areas, including Therapeutic Discovery and Medical Sciences.

Position Responsibilities

  • Identify and validate discovery targets using human genetics, single cell transcriptomics, cellular assays and/or inflammatory disease models

  • Lead and/or support project teams in collaboration with scientists from multiple functional areas

  • Publish and present at national/international conferences

Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Scientific professional we seek is highly motivated with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

  • Doctorate degree OR

  • Master’s degree plus 4 years of scientific experience OR

  • Bachelor’s degree plus 6 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD with strong knowledge and research experience in the field of mucosal immunology

  • Capability in performing both in vitro and in vivo experiments

  • Technical expertise in molecular and cellular biology and multi-color flow cytometry, and mouse inflammatory disease models

  • 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

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledgeable, highly motivated, creative, and collaborative

Thrive

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey

  • A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

  • Generous Total Rewards Plan—comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

Apply now for a career that defies imagination

Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.

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Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Join Us

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 patients.

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.​

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