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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Spring House


Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Senior Scientist, located in Spring House, PA.
At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.  
Janssen Research & Development, LLC discovers and develops innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Please visit for more information.  
We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.
The primary responsibility of the Senior Scientist is to champion new targets, provide strategic, scientific and provide technical guidance for conducting research involving mitochondrial biology.

PhD w/ Post-Doc experience with at least 3 years experience in biotech/pharmaceutical industry is required
At least 3 years experience developing in vitro assays to measure mitochondrial bioenergetics across cell types and model key aspects of disease-related cell biology is required
Experience investigating program-relevant pathways in novel areas of mitochondrial diseases is required 
Extensive knowledge of molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in mitochondrial energetics in several tissue is required  
Experience of techniques to determine in vitro, ex vivo and in vivo mitochondrial function is required
Experience originating & developing new project idea and creating impactful impact in the lab is preferred
Must be comfortable spending a minimum 90% of time spent in the lab
Experience as H2L+ project leader is preferred
Robust external network and publication record
Demonstrated knowledge for independent research and innovative thinking
Background in metabolism is preferred
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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