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Senior Research Associate
Senior Research Associate
Jul 11, 2018
Redwood City, California, US, 94063
Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world’s largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. 
Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world’s largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day.
We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we’ve built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. 
We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. 
This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives.  Join us on our journey of growth!
Job Description

Teva Pharmaceuticals, Biologics Division, located in Redwood City, is seeking a highly motivated research associate with a strong background in ligand/receptor biology to participate in the discovery and validation of novel biotherapeutics for the treatment of neurodegeneration and refractory pain disorders.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Primary responsibilities will be the development, optimization and execution of cell-based and biochemical assays to support biotherapeutic lead discovery and to investigate the mechanism of action of candidate lead molecules. The successful candidate will be expected to independently manage small projects, work within tight timelines and contribute to the management of laboratory operations.


Education- BS or MA in cell biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, immunology or related field with 3-8 years of practical hands-on experience in an industry setting (biotechnology or pharmaceutical).
Prior experience in biotherapeutic drug discovery with a solid understanding of ligand-receptor structure/function, particularly GPCR and ion channel biology
Prior hands-on experience in a variety of contemporary in vitro biochemical and cell biological techniques to analyze receptor biology, including quantitative ELISA, calcium flux, cytotoxicity, cell-based phenotypic assays, and fluorescent microscopy for analysis of cellular trafficking and co-localization
Knowledge of image analysis and image manipulation software such as Photoshop is a plus
Exceptional organizational, problem solving and collaborative skills
Must be self-motivated and proactive, able to multi-task, and detail oriented with good notebook practices
Must be able to work independently to meet tight timelines efficiently and productively
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as effective listening and interpersonal skills
Prior experience in the field of neuroscience, in particular, neurodegeneration and/or pain signaling is highly desirable


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Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.
****Join us at the forefront of pharmaceutical research and production. With state-of-the-art facilities, highly skilled colleagues, and a high-powered organizational culture, Teva offers you countless possibilities to make a real difference in people's lives and add value to your career.

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