Job Description

QSP Research Associate
Job Number: 19-07305
 
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a QSP Research Associate for our client in Lawrenceville, NJ
 
Eclaro’s client is a leader in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, providing quality, innovative, and affordable medicines that make a difference in the lives of patients all over the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Responsibilities:
  • Collaboration with multidisciplinary project teams to develop and apply Quantitative Systems Pharmacology models to aid in target prioritization, therapeutic modality selection, chemical/biotherapeutic optimization, biomarker characterization and early clinical trial design
  • Working with external collaborators to accelerate the internal QSP efforts in key disease areas
  • Providing support to project teams to design, execute and interpret clinical studies
  • Maintaining an active relationship with colleagues in the broader Clinical Pharmacology & Pharmacometrics community at Client
  • Networking as appropriate with experts in Discovery Biology, Non-Clinical PK/PD and other groups to share learnings and enhance consistency in best practices
  • Participate in internal scientific discussions to enhance the numerical efficiency of QSP simulations
  • Assist in the development of QSP disease models in Immunoscience, Fibrosis, and Cardiovascular disease
 
Required Experience:
  • Ph.D. (or M.S. with 5+ more years’ experience) in mathematics, engineering, physics, computer science or other related field, with at least 2 years in Pharmaceutical R&D
  • Experience with general programming and data analysis tools/languages such as R, Matlab, Spotfire, Python, etc.
  • Hands-on experience with modeling software like JDesigner/Systems Biology Workbench, Entelos PhysioLab Platform, Matlab/SimBiology, DBSolve, etc.
  • Excellent understanding of theory, principles and statistical aspects of advanced mathematical modeling and simulation
 
Preferred Experience:
  • Experience with mechanistic modeling in Matlab
 
Required Skills:
  • Ability to learn new areas of biological sciences and build on solid foundation of quantitative skills to develop Quantitative Systems Pharmacology models
  • Ability to keep up-to-date with and propose the implementation of scientific and technological developments in the area of Systems Pharmacology/Biology
  • Desire to interact as a modeling and simulation expert with matrix project teams working closely with experts from different functional areas (pre-clinical and clinical)
  • Understanding of key concepts in pharmacology & statistics
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Maria Castañeda
maria.castaneda@eclaro.com
6463571235
Maria Castañeda | LinkedIn
 
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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