The Principal Pharmacometrics Scientist leads the execution and delivery of pharmacometrics tasks on assigned projects within (pre/early/full) clinical development. Together with the AQS franchise leadership, s/he is responsible for the discussion and implementation of pharmacometric methodologies that optimally address the research and development objectives on assigned projects.
Provide pharmacometric support for assigned projects, and proactively seek the support and input from senior AQS colleagues and AQS franchise leadership. 2. In collaboration with Research and Development team members, AQS Franchise Head and senior AQS associates, negotiate and develop (pre/early/full) clinical trial objectives and pharmacometric deliverables. 3. In collaboration with partners in (pre-/early/full) clinical development teams (Medical Scientific Expert/Global Program or Brand Medical Directors/ Translational Medicine Experts and AQS Franchise head), provide pharmacometric support for the quantitative evaluation of competing trial/analysis strategies assuring robust support to clinical development planning and execution and alignment with CDPs/TPPs. 4. In collaboration with AQS franchise leadership write and execute modeling plans, and deliver reports of results. 5. Contribute to the pharmacometric scientific content of materials for internal decision boards/regulatory/submission documents: Briefing Books, decision criteria, trial design(s), responses to trial-specific Health Authority questions. 6. Align the IIS/AQS team (biometrician, data management, database programming, programming, medical and scientific writing) on the pharmacometric strategy and execution on assigned projects
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Ph.D. in pharmacology, biology, engineering, computational sciences, mathematics, statistics, or a field with significant modeling-related content (or equivalent Ph.D. / MD) English 2+ years modeling related activity relevant to the role as a pharmacometrician 2. Strong working knowledge / experience with SAS/ R/ Splus MATLAB / NONMEM / Monolix or any other business or research analytic software relevant to pharmacometrics. 3. Good interpersonal and communication skills bridging scientific and business needs 4. Good scientific leadership skills demonstrated in facilitating the inclusion and execution of pharmacometrics methods. 5. Good team player skills to enable and participate in the contribution of quantitative teams
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