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Senior Scientist, Single Cell Sequencing

Pearl River, NY 10965
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**This is an entry level PhD position for an expert in single cell sequencing. Incumbent will be responsible for the development of novel, microfluidics-based assays in support of various Pfizer vaccine programs from vaccine discovery through clinical development. The candidate will also be responsible for training and support of other scientists within the department.**


+ **Establish single cell sequencing platform to analyze antigen specific T and B cell responses**

+ **Develop, optimize, and qualify assays for preclinical and clinical use**

+ **Advise vaccine program teams on microfluidics** **-** **based solutions to vaccine research problems**

+ **Present progress on assay development and sample analysis to senior management and project leadership**

+ **Continuously investigate novel platforms and technologies**


+ **PhD in biological sciences**

+ **2+ years of postdoctoral research** **and a** **strong background in immunology, microbiology and virology**

+ **Demonstrated expertise in single cell sequencing technology**

+ **Demonstrated experience with single cell sequencing data analysis and relevant software tools**

+ **Track record of analyzing antigen specific cellular immune responses**

+ **In-depth knowledge of different microfluidics platforms is required**


**The position has physical requirements of basic office and laboratory work (sitting, standing, and walking). The mental requirements include the ability to analyze data and design experiments; to present complex concepts to colleagues.**


The position will routinely interact with colleagues from Clinical & Diagnostic Assay Development, Bacterial Vaccine Research, Viral Vaccine Research, & High-Throughput Clinical Testing within Vaccine Research.


**Financial Accountability**

The position advises the supervisor of the capital and operational budget needs required to accomplish the work.


**Sunshine Act**

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**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.

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

Research and Development
Posted: 2019-08-23 Expires: 2020-02-02

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