Johnson & Johnson Careers

Associate Director, Biology Drug Discovery, Hepatitis DAS

Shanghai, China

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905745654W

The Hepatitis DAS in Shanghai, China, is seeking for an Associate Director to lead a team of scientists working on anti-HBV drug discovery. The qualified candidate will join a diversified team of scientists in a science-driven environment aiming to discover and develop novel medicines for the treatment of HBV infection. The candidate will contribute to forming the strategy towards viral entry, replication and assembly assay development; understand mechanism of action and reverse genetics studies; lead a multi-disciplinary team of scientists to ensure progress and success in delivery of antiviral drug discovery program.


 Hold a Ph. D degree in biochemistry, molecular virology or a related field with more than five years of industry working experience.

 Be able to lead drug discovery project team from pre-clinical stage to clinical initiation.

 Be able to supervise internal team and oversee external CRO where conducting experiments involving in biochemistry, biophysics and molecular virology.

 Be able to multitask, trouble-shoot and meet the timeline of milestones in a fast-paced company environment.

 Be able to interact and lead global functional representatives in project team.

  Excellent communication skills in a diverse multicultural environment.

Primary Location
J&J (China) Investments Ltd (7046)
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