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As an emerging leader in biotechnology, our talented, entrepreneurial, and collaborative teams are critical drivers of our success. If you are looking to expand your knowledge, deepen your experience, and collaborate with scientists motivated to deliver life-altering medicines to people in need, Viela Bio may be the place for you.

Viela Bio offers competitive packages including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage
  • Matching 401k program
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Short Term and Long Term Insurance coverage

In you are interested in any of the positions listed below,  please submit your resume and cover letter to hr@vielabio.com. We will reach out to you should your experience and interests align with our needs.

Scientist II

Summary of Position

The Scientist II will support research activities in regard to clinical trial progression of drugs that target the immune system for autoimmune indications. The candidate will be expected to analyze, interpret and present data sets and should have a clear and effective presentation skills and be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Education and Minimal Requirement

PhD with post doctorial experience in immunology or related field with 2-5 years experience in industry.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

  • In depth knowledge of adaptive and innate immunity required.
  • Extensive background in multi-color cytometry panels required.
  • Extensive experience handling human blood and isolation of lymphocyte subsets required.
  • Extensive experience with design and execution of ELISA and ELIspot and other proteomics assays required.
  • Preparation of RNA, designing primers and running RTpcr required.
  • Established publication record required.
  • Analysis of “big data” transcriptomics and proteomics a plus.
  • Previous experience working on translational aspects of clinical design a plus.

Associate Scientist II/Scientist I

Summary of Position

The Associate Scientist is responsible for executing and providing significant input into development and qualification or validation of qualitative and quantitative immunoassays for drug substances, anti-drug antibodies, and biomarkers to support non-clinical and clinical studies. The Associate Scientist will also perform general laboratory instrument and reagent maintenance and other activities supporting drug discovery.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Execute and provide significant input into development and qualification or validation of qualitative and quantitative immunoassays for drug substances, anti-drug antibodies, and biomarkers to support non-clinical and clinical studies
  • Document experiments fully and clearly
  • Creatively troubleshoot and find solutions to project and assay issues
  • Prepare protocols, reports, SOPs, and other required documentation in support of development, qualification, or sample testing work
  • Collaborate with other scientists to meet project and program timelines and ensure scientific integrity.
  • Assist in outsourcing and establishing qualified methods at contract research laboratories.
  • General laboratory instrument and reagent maintenance
  • Other duties as necessary

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences with 5+ years’ experience in bioanalytical laboratory
  • Master’s degree in Life Sciences with 2+ years’ experience in bioanalytical laboratory

Skills Required

  • Familiarity of GxP regulations is a must; first-hand working knowledge of GxP is a plus
  • Experience with Meso Scale Discovery instrument platform, Soft Max Pro software, knowledgeable in immunoassay method development
  • Experience with blood or cell based assay development
  • Detail oriented, good organizational, documentation and technical writing skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment
  • Good communication skills and able to clearly present work product

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Viela Bio is an equal opportunity employer