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Senior / Principal Scientist in Modelling and Simualtion at Simcyp (a Certara company)

From: Masoud Jamei <masoud.jamei>
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:38:32 +0100

Hi All

We have an immediate opening for a highly motivated senior / principal
scientist with a modelling and simulation background. The candidate should
have in depth knowledge and hands-on experience of developing
physiologically based pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic models for small
and/or large molecules. The candidate is expected to mentor and support
junior colleagues, keep abreast of the latest scientific developments and
actively engage with peers and clients within industry, academia and
regulatory agencies.
The successful candidate will join an internationally recognised,
multidisciplinary research team, providing opportunities for further
development of knowledge and skills. In addition to leading a group of
scientists the successful candidate will undertake novel research projects
to further expand the capabilities of the Simcyp Simulators which requires
a high level of attention to detail, good oral and written communication
skills and the ability to liaise effectively with the software developers.
Further, the successful candidate is expected to provide on-going customer
support and education related to the use of the Simulators and to act as
tutor on the Company’s well-known educational workshops. The post d=
oes not
include routine laboratory or clinical work.
We offer a unique and exciting mix of academic and commercial environments
which encourage regular attendance at scientific meetings as part of our
continuous education programmes.



· PhD in pharmaceutical sciences, computational biology, contr=
ol or
chemical engineering or related fields with several years of practical

· Hands on experience in modelling physiological PK/PD models =
small and/or large molecules

· Proven track record of publications in high impact factor jo=

· Good working knowledge of common or specialised modelling an=
simulation platforms, such as Matlab, R, Phoenix, Simcyp, etc

· Excellent record of communication skills, as evident by
presentation at scientific meetings, and good interpersonal and
organizational skills


· Knowledge of in vitro in vivo extrapolation (IVIVE) techniqu=

· Awareness of R&D process in pharmaceutical companies

· Experience of managing other scientists Company Overview:

Company Overview:

Simcyp is part of Certara, a company which combines sophisticated research
and development informatics with the power of predictive science
methodologies to span the drug development spectrum and offer pharma a
previously unavailable ‘end-to-end’ solution in the quest f=
or improving
human health. The Simcyp team conducts cutting-edge research and provides
consultancy, knowledge integration tools, algorithms, modelling solutions
and databases (implemented in its globally-recognised Simcyp
Population-based Simulator) for a client base of major blue-chip
pharmaceutical and biotechnology organisations. Simcyp focuses, in
particular, on gathering information required for the modelling and
simulation (M&S) of the individual time-course and fate of drugs. We are on
course to become the global industry standard, consequently, there is a
continuous requirement for high quality people to join us, help in our
expansion and share in our success.

Applications: Please apply via our website
OR send your CV, covering letter and the names of two references quoting
the job reference/title to simcyp.recruitment

Received on Mon Apr 10 2017 - 04:38:32 EDT

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