Scientist, DMPK
Apex Systems
 Watertown, MA

Job Description Job #: 1025185

Scientist, DMPK 1025185

Job Scope & Purpose:

Our Watertown based client is seeking a DMPK and LC/MS expert to join their team. Extensive LC/MS experience and very good soft skills are key here as the right candidate will be interfacing with vendors and CROs on a fairly regular basis. If you are ready to take on a multifaceted role and work with great people, please apply!

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Broad understanding of DMPK function in drug discovery and development
  • Support drug discovery projects ranging from lead optimization to candidate selection through generation, analysis and interpretation of internally and externally generated pharmacokinetic, ADME and safety data
  • Design and execution of in vitro and in-vivo PK and ADME studies to enable rapid advancement of compounds through discovery and preclinical development
  • Identify/Develop appropriate assays to assess drug-like properties of new chemical entities
  • Provide DMPK support and guidance to project teams
  • Design and execute program-specific ADME studies on a needed basis

Primary Job Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in pharmaceutical or related discipline with ≥ 2-year industry experience or an MS in pharmaceutical sciences, analytical chemistry or related disciplines with ≥ 5 years of industry experience in a DMPK setting
  • Subject matter expert in the development, validation, and troubleshooting of LC-MS/MS assays.
  • Strong and deep knowledge of in-vitro and in-vivo ADME of small molecules
  • Experience with PK/PD Modeling as applied to small molecules
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience in pharmacokinetic or translational research preferred
  • Hands-on experience in CYP inhibition/induction and/or Transporter assays highly desirable
  • Self-starter and independent thinker
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and writing skills

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