Automation Scientist, Expression Sciences

Auris Health

Auris Health

United States
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023


Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Automation Scientist, Expression Sciences located in Spring House, PA.

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to build a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease encourages us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at www.janssen.com and follow us @JanssenGlobal. Janssen Research & Development, LLC is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies.

Are you an outstanding scientist with experience in developing and improving large robotic platforms? Are you looking to apply your expertise to design biotherapeutics targeting challenging diseases? We at Janssen Biotherapeutics are looking for a highly motivated scientist to join our team committed to change the future of medicine. As a member of the Biologics Discovery team, you will apply the latest high-throughput technologies to identify novel lead molecules for addressing unmet medical needs.


  • Expert at programming liquid handlers such as TECAN, LYNX, and Hamilton platforms.
  • Solid understanding of HT platforms for small and/or large molecules.
  • Excel at developing/improving high-throughput robotic platforms for production and screening of biological samples.
  • Collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary scientists, including communicating in a highly matrixed scientific environment.
  • Ability to take an integral role in project and functional teams to drive project advancement.
  • Maintain accurate electronic laboratory notebooks and write technical reports, summaries, protocols, and manuscripts.



  • B.Sc. or M.Sc with 4+ years of post-graduation experience or PhD in Robotics, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biophysics or related field is required

Experience and Skills


  • Excelling at operating high-throughput robotic platform is required
  • Candidate with interpersonal skills to collaborate within a diverse team is required


  • A minimum of 3 or more years of automation experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated expertise in designing and implementing automated systems including the use of automated liquid handling systems, high-throughput screening platforms, and robotics is preferred

  • Experience with high-throughput small molecule screening / protein engineering/ Assay / biological system engineering screening is preferred
  • The successful candidate should have the ability to work independently and meet discovery timelines 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.

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