Animal Technician, in-vivo Immuno-Oncology

How you will spend your day:

  • Conduct exploratory and pre-clinical PK, PD and efficacy studies
  • Preparation of test articles and tumor cells for in vivo administration via multiple routes
  • Sub-cutaneous tumor cell inoculation and iv infusion of primary cells
  • In vivo dosing of mice via various routes (ip, iv, sc and po)
  • Tumor growth measurements
  • Tissue harvesting (blood, tumor, lymph nodes, spleen, etc.)
  • Routine monitoring for health
  • Accurate documentation and outstanding data recording

 

What you bring to the table:

  • Minimum 2-4 years of directly relevant lab experience in an academic or industry setting
  • Exceptional in vivo experimental skills
  • Extensive experience with mouse syngeneic and xenograft tumor models, i.e., tumor cell inoculation, mouse dosing, tissue harvesting, tumor measurements
  • Proficiency in lab animal welfare and ability to precisely follow institutional procedures and protocols
  • Overall knowledge and strict compliance with federal and institutional guidelines for animal care and use
  • Strong attention to detail, excellent record keeping and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Flexibility in working schedule to accommodate weekend work
  • Ability to work both independently and with multiple collaborative teams
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • AALAS or LAT certification is preferred
  • Experience with tumor tissue processing and isolation of tumor-infiltrating immune cells is highly desired
  • Experience with immune cell phenotyping by flow cytometry is a plus
  • Experience with minimally invasive surgical procedures is preferred
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive and collaborative approach to each day
  • Friendly to others, eager to work and generally a pleasure to be around

 

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Constellation Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Opportunity Employer, a participant in E-Verify and offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, 401(k), paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

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