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Internship Opportunity at Novartis Pharmacometrics (Basel, Switzerland)

From: Bieth, Bruno <bruno.bieth>
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 14:34:03 +0000

Job Description

ggPMX is an open-source R package developed by the Pharmacometrics group at=
 Novartis to produce diagnostic plots of nonlinear mixed-effect (NLME) mode=
ls ( The package is available o=
n CRAN and is currently compatible with Monolix and nlmixr software. In thi=
s project, the intern will work to extend the compatibility of ggPMX to NON=
MEM, based on existing specifications under the guidance of experienced qua=
ntitative scientists.
NONMEM compatibility will enable to extend usage of ggPMX to three of the m=
ost popular NLME modeling software, an important and unique feature of our =
package. This will allow using ggPMX for all internal projects, facilitatin=
g productivity, reproducibility and harmonization.


The ideal candidate should have a very good knowledge of R and significant =
experience in developing R packages. Knowledge of NONMEM is a plus. Candida=
tes must be enrolled at a university/FH as Master/PhD student in Bioinforma=
tics, Biomedical Sciences, Mathematics/Statistics or Pharmaceutical Science=

Duration of employment

3 months


Basel, Switzerland

Application process

To apply please access the Novartis Career website at
ers/job-search and submit your complete application online for Job ID 28829=
For more information, feel free to reach out to Irina Baltcheva: irina.balt=

Received on Wed Apr 15 2020 - 10:34:03 EDT

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