US-MA, Scientific Director Toxicology Nonclinical Safety Assessment R0011387-MZ
Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Scientific Director Toxicology Nonclinical Safety Assessment in our Cambridge office.
At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Futureto people around the world.
Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.
This position is for a toxicologist in the Drug Safety Research and Evaluation (DSRE) group at Takeda, located in Cambridge, MA. This person will serve as the DSRE project team member on multi-discipline research and development teams, being responsible for design, reporting, and interpretation of regulatory nonclinical safety studies. This position will support programs across Takeda s 4 therapeutic areas: oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience and rare diseases. The programs will involve a broad range of modalities that include small molecules, protein therapeutics, oligonucleotides, and cell and gene therapies. As a member of multi-disciplinary project teams, the individual will engage with experts from other functions (e.g., Regulatory Affairs, Manufacturing, Pharmacovigilance, and Clinical Research) to develop project plans and go/no-go criteria, and then develop safety testing strategies that support the project plans and decision-making. The individual must be scientifically independent and able to articulate implications and risks from safety findings to a broad audience, as well as propose mitigation strategies when appropriate. The ideal candidate will also have experience in immunology-related targets, or cell- or gene-based therapies. The level of the position will be commensurate with experience.
The primary duties of this position include the following:
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