Scientist - LBA Project Scientist- Management

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


8 - 10 years

Posted 24 days ago

Job Summary

We are seeking a Scientist for our Immunology team which is part of our DMPK Department located in Mattawan, MI.

The Scientist in Laboratory Sciences is responsible for developing and/or validating methods and/or procedures, to either quantify/synthesize chemical entities, or prepare formulated test articles or supporting compounds, or conduct studies of chemical compounds in vitro or in vivo, according to applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), study protocols and/or GxP regulations. A Scientist may have general oversight and management of assigned staff, verifying compliance to departmental policies and procedures, facilitating the timely completion of projects, and effectively managing resources. Individuals in this role demonstrate expertise in their field, lead others through scientific mentorship and/or publications, complete assigned projects on time, and communicate effectively. A Scientist is expected to work independently, participate in process improvement initiatives, may supervise others, and may function as a Principal Investigator, Individual Scientist, Study Director and/ or Project Scientist.

The following are minimum qualifications related to the Scientist position:

  • HS/GED/Associate degree and 15 or more years of relevant experience; or Bachelor's/Master's degree in a relevant field and 7-10 years of relevant experience; or Doctoral degree in a relevant field and 2-5 years of relevant experience.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage, problem solve, handle multiple projects, meet deadlines, make executive decisions, and work well in a flexible, team-oriented, deadline driven environment.
  • Proficient in project management, making presentations, and analytical/quantitative/critical thinking.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels inside and outside the organization.
  • Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions, including the ability to learn a validated system.
  • Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to evenings, weekends, extended shifts, and/or extra shifts; sometimes on short notice.
  • Ability to work under specific time constraints.