Johnson & Johnson Careers

Senior Scientist

Shanghai, China; Shanghai, China

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805667954W

The Translational Oncology Group for Solid Tumor Targeted Therapy DAS at Discovery Center, Janssen China R&D, uses advanced methods to discover biomarkers and implement translational research strategies to advance internal drug discovery projects and progress Janssen’s global oncology pipeline products. We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Scientist or principal Scientist to lead and execute translational research. As a member of both research and clinical development project teams, he or she will have the opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment to support projects across discovery, preclinical and early clinical development.
•PhD degree in cancer biology, cell biology, molecular biology or related field with 3+ years post-doctoral training experience.
•2+ years of direct working experience in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry.
•Solid knowledge of oncology drug discovery and translational research, and familiar with oncology drug development process.
•Knowledge and hands on experience in immuno-oncology is a strong plus.
•Ability to work both independently and collaboratively, and to handle several concurrent, fast-paced projects while conforming with rigorous requirements of preclinical studies.
•Strong problem-solving and collaboration skills, as well as creative thinking.
•Excellent communication, data presentation and visualization skills.
•Basic knowledge and experience in drug discovery, biomarker research and translational research.
•Experience in the development and utilization of biomarkers, various technologies and platforms (-omics technologies, immunohistochemistry and immunoassays, etc.).
•Experience in new target identification and validation in vitro and in vivo.
•Experience in developing combination treatment stratigies to overcome drug resistance.
•Strong oral and written communication skills, fluent in English and Chinese.
•Self-motivated, function well in a matrix organization and a good team player.
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Asia Pacific-China-Shanghai-Shanghai
J&J (China) Investments Ltd (7046)
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