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The following opportunity exists in our South San Francisco, CA headquarters:
Senior Scientific Researcher, DMPK
The DMPK department is dedicated to enabling the discovery, development and commercialization of safe and effective medicines by elucidating the mechanisms of absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of small molecule drug candidates. We accomplish our goals through the application of state-of-the-art technologies for bioanalysis, drug metabolism, drug transport and pharmacokinetics. The DMPK department works in close partnership with disciplines such as medicinal chemistry, in vivo pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutical sciences, clinical pharmacology and regulatory to optimize lead compounds, select clinical candidates, conduct preclinical studies, support clinical development and contribute to IND and NDA filings.
Who You Are
The responsibilities of a DMPK-BA Senior Scientific Researcher are to develop new bioanalytical methods to support new modality drug discovery; design new technology platforms and novel tools for bioanalytical challenges; maintain current knowledge of the latest bioanalytical methods and technologies; and participate and present in cross functional project teams.
The ideal candidate for the DMPK-BA Senior Scientific Researcher position has a Bachelor/Master degree in analytical chemistry, pharmaceutical science or equivalent with at least 5 years of relevant industry experience. Mass spectrometric bioanalysis of small molecules/metabolomics, peptides, nucleic acids, proteins/proteomics or glycans is preferred. Hands on experience with Thermo Orbitrap (QE) or AB Sciex triple quadruple experience is a plus. The candidate needs to possess a demonstrated ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment, as well as in a team setting. The candidate should have excellent organizational and communication skills. Basic understanding of pharmacokinetics and drug metabolism principles is desirable.
A Job with Benefits Beyond the Benefits A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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