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Amgen, Inc.

Undergrad Intern - R&D (Medicinal Chemistry)

Amgen, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, CA

Amgen

Undergrad Intern - R&D (Medicinal Chemistry)

in

Thousand Oaks

California

Amgen's 10 - 12 week internship program offers meaningful project experiences that impact patient's lives. This internship provides the opportunity for executive and social networking events and to participate in community volunteer projects while providing a competitive compensation.

Relocation in the form of a miscellaneous allowance will be provided for eligible candidates.

The Summer intern will lead a synthetic methodology investigation focused on directed C-H activation for the formation of new heteroaryl/fluorine bonds. Project will rely heavily on the use of organometallic catalysts with emphasis placed on utilization of 'coinage' metals/green chemistry. This project will be organic chemistry based, and is carried out with the purpose of publication/information dissemination. Intern will also be immersed on a global level in the early stages of drug development.

Basic Qualifications

Amgen requires that all individuals applying for an undergraduate internship or an undergraduate co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

18 years or older

Currently enrolled in a full time Bachelor's Degree program from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

Completion of one year of study from an accredited college or university prior to the internship commencing

Enrolled in a full time Bachelor's or Combined Bachelor's/Master's degree program following the potential internship or co-op assignment with an accredited college or university

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications

Degree concentration(s) in: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Life Sciences or related field

Demonstrated skills and interest in organic chemistry

Completed coursework in organic chemistry, chemical biology or biochemistry

Experience with ChemDraw

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Only candidates who apply via http://careers.amgen.com/ will be considered. Please search for Keyword 49266.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Undergrad Intern - R&D (Medicinal Chemistry) Amgen, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, CA, United States

   

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Company Profile:
Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A leader in biotechnology since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science’s promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease, and other serious illnesses.