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Discovery Platform (Associate) Scientist

Innovent Biologics, Rockville, Maryland

Position Description:

Innovent Biologics is an international biotech company headquartered in Suzhou, China. Since its inception in 2011, it has launched 4 biologics products, TYVYT® (sintilimab injection), BYVASDA® (bevacizumab injection), SULINNO® (adalimumab injection), HALPRYZA® (rituximab injection) in Chinese market. Additionally, it has 16 assets in various stages of clinical trials and very robust pre-clinical pipelines covering diverse disease indications. Innovent Biologics is expanding its global reach rapidly with the vision of becoming a leading biopharmaceutical company in the world.

The newly established Innovent Biologics R&D center located in Rockville, Maryland is an integral part of the strategic expansion, and will play a critical role in delivering the next generation of Innovent’s biologics products to meet the needs of patients from around the world. We are inviting talented and passionate candidates to join us for this challenging and exciting journey. The following position is now open:

Scientist/Associate Scientist discovery platform:
Job responsibilities:
  1. Contribute to discovery platform construction and drug discovery effort in the discovery team.
  2. Exercise good lab practice (GLP) wherever applicable in daily work.
  3. Report research data to supervisors in a timely and precise fashion.
  4. Contribute to document preparations such as IND and patent applications and manuscript submissions.


  1. D. in relevant disciplines with less than 5-year experience. M.S and B.S with appropriate postgraduate experience can apply at associate scientist level.
  2. Past experience or knowledge using display platforms (phage, yeast, or mammalian) is a must for scientist position and plus for associate scientist positon. Knowledge with other platforms (hybridoma, B cell) is a plus.
  3. Past participation and accomplishment in drug discovery is a plus.
  4. Evidence of performing innovative work is a must for scientist position and plus for associate scientist.
  5. Capability of multitasking and keen awareness of timeliness in work handling and delivery.
  6. Good communication skills and function efficiently in a work environment that embraces diversity.
  7. High ethics standard and level of integrity. Commitment to work and corporate goals that will ultimately contribute to patient well-being. 
Innovent Biologics offers a competitive compensation package that includes salary, cash bonus, and a comprehensive benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To Apply:

Please apply by sending a brief cover letter and CV to Joyena Wang at Must have authorization to work in the U.S.
Innovent Biologics is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Innovent Biologics is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.