US-MA, Senior Scientist 1703445-MZ
|Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Senior Scientist, Translational Biomarker Assay in our Cambridge office.|
Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Scientist I working on the Translational & Biomarker Research team, you will be empowered to work with cross-functional teams and work with cutting edge technologies, and a typical day will include:
A Translational Biomarker Assay Lead Scientist is an acknowledged technical and strategic expert whose primary role is to design and execute on the biomarker assay strategy from Pre-Candidate Nomination (CN) through Proof of Concept (PoC) and Late Stage Clinical testing for core therapeutic areas: Oncology, Gastrointestinal and Neuroscience. The Translational Biomarker Assay Lead Scientist works closely with the key stakeholders throughout the organization to ensure successful implementation of biomarker assays into clinical studies. Responsibilities include facilitating transfer of assays from Discovery to Translational and Biomarker Research, development of biomarker assays, designing and overseeing assay validations at a vendor lab, assisting with clinical study startup activities and monitoring the performance of the assay during clinical study conduct. These strategic goals include, for example, implementation of pharmacodynamic biomarkers indicating target engagement, safety and hypotheses for patient enrichment. The Translational Biomarker Assay Lead takes the lead in keeping up-to-date on, and providing scientific expertise regarding, cutting-edge technologies and establishing external partnerships, as needed, to deliver high-quality clinical biomarker data to advance clinical programs to key decision points.
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