Staff Scientist, In Vitro Pharmacology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Laboratory Technician, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Wilmington, USA
Posting date: 01 Apr 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Staff Scientist, In Vitro Pharmacology with a pharmaceutical company located in Wilmington, DE. The candidate will be responsible for executing scientific experiments for oncology drug discovery programs. The candidate will work in a highly interactive organization and be part of oncology drug discovery project teams with representatives from other departments in the organization. The position is responsible for in vitro pharmacological evaluation of compounds using model systems, and for implementing experiments to explore/validate novel targets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Optimize appropriate models/assays that evaluate the effectiveness of designated preclinical compounds and guide chemistry SAR (structure-activity relationship) development
  • Data analysis, excellent notebook keeping, and familiarity with data retrieval and input from a database
  • Effectively communicate scientific data to project team members
  • Must be able to perform in a fast-paced environment and deliver high quality data in a timely manner

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS or MS degree (or equivalent) in Biology/Pharmacology with 5+ years drug discovery experience
  • Working knowledge of technologies commonly used to evaluate small molecule inhibitors or antibodies in vitro
  • Excellent computer and data analysis skills
  • The successful candidate must have good communication skills and work productively in teams as well as independently

To Apply:

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ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

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