San Diego, CA
Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech•
5 - 7 years
Posted 61 days ago
Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a globally recognized, research-driven, biopharmaceutical company with more than 65 years of history. Headquartered in Switzerland, Ferring is privately owned with over 5,700 employees in nearly 60 countries. In the United States, Ferring identifies, develops and markets innovative products in the fields of reproductive health (infertility), urology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, women’s health (obstetrics/gynecology) and orthopaedics. Ferring’s US operations employ approximately 800 people.
People Come First At Ferring. The Ferring Philosophy places people at the heart of what we do. This guides our relations with patients, physicians, employees, and other stakeholders. We invite you to share our passion for people and the power of science.
The Ferring Research Institute was established in San Diego, California in 1996 as the company’s center of excellence for peptide research. More than 70 people work at its state-of-the-art research facility located in the heart of the Southern California biopharmaceutical community.
Ferring Research Institute is seeking a bioinformatics scientist who is interested in applying computational and systems biology methods to characterize disease biology and drug mechanism of action, and identify novel biomarkers relevant to preclinical drug discovery programs relating to Ferring therapeutic areas (Uro-Oncology, Urology, GI/Hepatology and Reproductive Health). The position will report to the Head of Bioinformatics in the Translational Research group, and work collaboratively with cross-functional teams in in the R&D organization to design genomics experiments and analyze data from preclinical and clinical studies.