ImmunoGen Inc. is in search of a highly motivated Sr. Scientist to join our Biomarker group. The successful candidate must have strong knowledge of oncology drug development, will supervise research associates, develop, lead and coordinate execution of biomarker, patient selection and companion diagnostics strategies for one or more development programs.
- Develop and execute on biomarker strategies for one or more projects, provide scientific leadership for companion diagnostic strategies. In collaboration with other team members, design and oversee studies aimed at identifying hypotheses for patient selection and/or rational combination hypotheses
- Manage a small team of research associates, reporting of results to cross-functional teams
- Coordinate and design studies for the internal and external development and validation of biomarker assays for use in clinical trials, ensure assay validation is ‘fit-for-purpose’ and assays used for patient selection are validated and performed per regulatory guidelines
- Authoring of relevant biomarker sections in clinical protocols and study lab manuals, as well as all relevant regulatory documents (including reports and quality assurance documentation)
The qualified candidate will possess a Ph.D. in a biologically field related to Oncology, with 7-10 years of experience in industry. Experience in clinical oncology drug development and biomarkers, with general knowledge of molecular and protein-based technologies, desire and ability to enable biomarker advancements through exploration of innovative, cutitng-edge technologies. A strong background in histology and IHC is highly desirable. Experience in managing and outsourcing to CROs and vendors and familiarity with GLP and CLIA laboratory guidelines is highly desirable. Ability to translate strategy into actionable tasks and deliverables, meeting project priorities. Strong leadership skills, ability to lead and influence cross-functional teams. Excellent communication and presentation skills.
ImmunoGen, Inc. offers an excellent salary and benefits package including 100% paid health and dental insurance, 401(k) and tuition assistance. Please send a detailed resume to: Human Resources Department, ImmunoGen, Inc., 830 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451: E-mail: email@example.com. Please reference the ad source/job code in your response.
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