Amgen Scientist Technology 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.
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. We are seeking a highly motivated scientist with strong immunology background to discover novel targets and develop innovative therapies in inflammatory diseases. The candidate will work with a dynamic research team in target discovery and validation through both in vitro cellular assays and in vivo inflammatory disease models. Strong hands on experiences in inflammatory disease models and in vitro molecular and cellular assays are required.
Identify and validate discovery targets using in vitro and in vivo experiments
Lead and/or support project teams in collaboration with scientists from multiple functional areas
Publish and present at national/international conferences
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 a proven leader with these qualifications.
Doctorate degree OR
Master’s degree plus 4 years of scientific experience
PhD with strong knowledge and research experience in the field of immunology
Demonstrated track record of independent critical thinking and scientific achievement by a strong publication record
Strong hands on capabilities in preclinical inflammatory disease models, molecular and cellular in vitro assays, and multi-color flow cytometry
Strong verbal and written communication skills
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
for a career that defies imagination
Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.
Equal Opportunity Statement
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.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
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.