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The following opportunity exists in our South San Francisco, CA headquarters:
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.
The responsibilities of a DMPK-Bioanalytical Scientist are to develop new bioanalytical methods to support new modality drug discovery; design new technology platforms and novel tools for DMPK challenges; maintain current knowledge of latest bioanalytical methods and technologies; participate and present in cross functional project teams; lead laboratory operations in development of sample preparation, chromatographic separation techniques, data analysis and interpretation; train and supervise new analysts in mass spectrometry workflows; manage multiple projects within timelines according to high scientific and ethical standards.
Who You Are
The candidate for the DMPK Bioanalytical Scientist position must have a Ph.D. degree in analytical chemistry, pharmaceutical science or equivalent with at least 5 years relevant industry experience with a strong focus on mass spectrometry analysis of small molecules, metabolomics, peptides, nucleic acids, proteins, or glycans. Experience with bioanalysis is required. 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. Hands on experience with AB Sciex triple quadruple or Thermo Orbitrap systems is preferred. The candidate should have a good understanding of pharmacokinetics and drug metabolism principles.
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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