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Sr. Scientist Biotherapeutic Discovery, CTI


San Francisco, CA
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Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) is an entrepreneurial network of partnerships with leading academic medical centers (AMC) that aligns leading scientific and clinical experts from the AMCs with Pfizer's world-class scientists, drug development capabilities and breadth of resources to speed the translation of breakthrough science into innovative medicines for patients.

Pfizer scientists will work with academic scientists assigned to sponsored programs towards the common goal of translating science into novel Proof-of-Mechanism (PoM) studies across multiple therapeutic areas and indications to increase the probability of reaching Proof-of-Concept (PoC) and ultimately bring novel and differentiated medicines to patients.


The candidate will be an essential member of the CTI-California biology group. He/she will use molecular biology expertise, assay development, and biological characterization in the development of protein therapeutics . The candidate will be responsible for many aspects of protein therapeutic discovery and characterization including development of cell-based screening assays and reagents, analysis of downstream signaling pathways, and protein-protein interactions.

The applicant will function as a member of multidisciplinary project teams. He/she will present results and recommendations at project team meetings. The candidate will collaborate closely with other members of CTI-California, CTI and Pfizer scientists at other sites, and our academic partners to ensure the team meets aggressive project deliverables, goals and timelines. The candidate is expected to embrace and embody the entrepreneurial spirit and biotech-like culture, values and goals of the CTI, and contribute to creating an exciting, collaborative, productive and scientifically rigorous working environment.


+ Minimum PhD (+3 yrs)/ MS (+5 yrs) in Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or related field

+ Strong background in cell biology, cell-based assay development, and/or molecular pathways analysis

+ Expertise and hands-on experience in assay development methods including cellular and biochemical assay development, mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, flow cytometry, and protein-protein interaction analysis.

+ Previous experience in drug development in pharma and/or biotech environment is preferred

+ Strong publication record

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

+ Ability to succeed in a small, interactive group, and work as part of a team

**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

**Sunshine Act**

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**Additional Offer Details:**

+ **Last Date to Apply for Job: 11/8/17**

+ **This job is Pfizer Exempt US Grade: 8**

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.
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