NONMEM Users Network Archive

Hosted by Cognigen

Open Position at Sanofi in Systems Pharmacology

From: Karim.Azer
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:58:00 +0000

Open full time position in Bridgewater, NJ in systems pharmacology. Feel fr=
ee to contact me if you are interested in the position: karim.azer

Job Title: Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist, POS_75034404-1

Job Description: This position is for a modeling scientist in the area of s=
ystems pharmacology. The individual will be based in the Department of Clin=
ical and Exploratory Pharmacology, and will be a member of the Interdiscipl=
inary Program in Pharmacometrics which links pharmacometric experts across =
the Scientific Core Platforms. The individual will primarily be involved wi=
th modeling activities and as appropriate serve as the project team represe=
ntative. Working with internal and external collaborators will be essential=
 to ensure that modeling meets the strategic needs of the project team. The=
 primary focus will be on modeling efforts which quantitatively integrate p=
athway biology, physiology and clinical pharmacology, i.e. systems pharmaco=
logy. Responsibilities include:* Assess and prioritize the modeling needs a=
nd contribute to the strategic modeling work plan for a project* Develop co=
mputational systems models working with internal and external collaborators=
* Communicate with clarity the results of modeling in presentations to key =
stakeholders. Contribute to translational plans and assessments and study c=

Basic Qualifications: PhD with a track record of productivity in the areas =
of systems pharmacology, computational biology or related field, as manifes=
ted in publications and presentations.
A minimum of 3 years of experience in biomedical research post-education.
Extensive knowledge of biological pathways relevant to disease.
Superb skill in communicating both highly technical material as well as the=
 distilled take-home messages.
Strong commitment to on-the-job-training.
Modeling and computational experience, Excellent scientific computing and p=
rogramming skills in a variety of computational tools such as MATLAB, Monol=
ix, NONMEM, Mathematica, R and excellent working knowledge of Linux and Win=
dows environments.
Extensive knowledge of biological pathways relevant to disease.*
Superb skill in communicating both highly technical material as well as the=
 distilled take-home messages.
Modeling and computational experience
Preferred Qualifications* Experience in disease modeling. Expert knowledge =
in at least one area (e.g. immunology, cardiovascular) highly desirable. *E=
xperience in drug discovery/development a plus, especially quantitative asp=
ects such as PK-PD, basic experience in Pharmacometrics or Clinical Pharmac=
Strong commitment to on-the-job-training.Level of the Scientist dependent u=
pon years experience

Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist-POS_75034404-1
Sanofi, an integrated global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and dis=
tributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients' needs. Sanofi has core =
strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes =
solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging =
markets, animal health and the new Genzyme. Sanofi US. At Sanofi US, we are=
 committed to the growth of our people, connected in purpose by career, lif=
e and health. Headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ, Sanofi US is part of a lead=
ing global healthcare company that is dedicated to improving health and dri=
ving back disease by making innovative medicines accessible to people aroun=
d the world.Our extensive research and development efforts address key heal=
th care challenges in cardiology, oncology, and internal medicine, as well =
as metabolic diseases and central nervous system disorders. Sanofi US, alon=
g with the other US affiliates, Genzyme, Sanofi Pasteur, Merial and Chattem=
, employs more than 17,000 people across the country. Commitment is our Str=
ength. Ready to grow together. Sanofi US endeavors to make our career cente=
r accessible to any and all users. If you are experiencing difficulty and n=
eed assistance applying online, please call 1-800-207-8049 Option 7, then O=
ption 3.Sanofi US Services, Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportun=
ity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse work=
force. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment w=
ithout regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancest=
ry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, =
gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; d=
isability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; dom=
estic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic inf=
ormation (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other =
characteristic protected by law.

Received on Wed Jan 20 2016 - 07:58:00 EST

The NONMEM Users Network is maintained by ICON plc. Requests to subscribe to the network should be sent to:

Once subscribed, you may contribute to the discussion by emailing: