This is not a technically challenging position, but will require someone with a high level of organization and attention to detail.
Experience with ELISA or other bioanalytical skills is a bonus
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Job responsibilities are to prepare tissue samples for bioanalytical quantitation of large molecule protein and oligonucleotide therapeutics by immunoassay in support of drug discovery programs.
This will involve working as a member of the bioanalytical group and being responsible for cutting, weighing, and homogenizing preclinical tissue samples.
Ideal candidate is BS degree in biology or related field with any experience in animal tissue handling and pipetting.
The department of PKDM within Amgen is dedicated to the discovery and development of safe and effective medicines by elucidating the absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion and pharmacokinetic properties of novel therapeutic drug candidates to improve their pharmacological potential.
PKDM works in close partnership with disciplines such as protein science, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutical sciences, clinical pharmacology, and regulatory to engineer promising clinical therapeutic candidates, conduct preclinical development studies, support clinical evaluation and contribute to IND and NDA filings.