Senior Scientist and Study Director, DMPK

Job Location(s) CN-Shanghai
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Scientific Mid-Level
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Job Overview

- Plans and directs method development projects and studies in compliance with appropriate SOPS and regulatory guidelines. Develops, modifies, validates, and performs methodology for routine and/or non-routine analyses.
- Documents work and maintains study documentation and laboratory records.
- Independently sets-up, maintains, operates and performs routine and non-routine maintenance on general equipment, including problem identification and resolution.
- Informs Study Director, Principal Investigator and/or management of any problems and/or deviations that may affect the integrity of the data and recommends corrective action.
- Promotes a cohesive team environment.
- Suggests and performs modifications to test methods or procedures where precedence exists.
- Provides input and participates in project meeting, plans, monitors and guides project work.
- Serves as lead chemist on projects, overseeing a small group of technical staff, with minimal supervision.
- May interact in external client communications.
- Performs a variety of testing using analytical instrumentation with routine and/or non-routine methods.
- Performs and sets up method development and validation of various analytes in a variety of matrices with little or no supervision.
- Schedules individual projects to ensure completion within required timelines.
- Trains personnel in the operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment.
- Ability to write, revise, and review SOPs and methods for compliance with regulatory guidelines.
- Functions as technical resource for department.
- Ability to implement an action plan for solving project or technical problems as they occur.
- Able to review work of others for overall accuracy, timeliness, completeness, and soundness of technical judgment.
- Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.
- Trains staff in advanced analytical techniques.
- Participates in process improvement initiatives.
- Assists in evaluation of data for incorporation into written reports.
- Participates in client visits as needed, assists in communicating technical information.
- Effectively plans and utilizes personnel and resources for timely completion of assigned projects.
- May work with potentially hazardous substances and/or radioisotopes.
- Mandatory immunizations and screening as required.
- Overtime and weekend work as required.



- BS/BA degree in science


- BS/BA degree in science or related field plus 5-6 years of relevant experience. Experience may be substituted for education.
- Knowledge of experimental design and ability to evaluate and interpret data.
- Proficient at advanced instrument operation and troubleshooting.
- Advanced knowledge of computers and programs.
- Concise and effective verbal and written communication skills with internal and external clients.


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