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Spring House, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Requisition ID: 4874180621

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a Johnson and Johnson Company is hiring a PostDoctoral Fellow, Pharmacometrics/Quantitative Sciences at the Spring House, PA location (preferably).
At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.  
The Scientific Core of Quantitative Sciences integrates Biostatistics, Clinical Pharmacology, and Pharmacometrics in a single aligned organization as part of Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C. Our more than 600 employees across four continents bring broad expertise in clinical pharmacology, pharmacometrics, statistical and biological modeling, biostatistics, statistical programming and medical writing to R&D. We work in cross-disciplinary Quantitative Sciences teams and apply quantitative principles across the R&D portfolio to enable optimal decision-making at the earliest time point and in the most efficient manner.
Position Summary
We are seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to join Global Clinical Pharmacology (GCP) group at Janssen supporting oncology. Our team will benefit from the Fellow’s advanced training and in turn contribute to their professional development. The Postdoctoral Fellow’s major responsibilities will include but are not limited to;
  • Apply different methodology to support exposure-response analyses of clinical endpoints in oncology small and large molecule programs;
  • Support translational modeling projects examining different biomarkers of response for compounds in early clinical development;
  • Participate in drug development teams to learn about the roles and responsibilities of clinical pharmacology/pharmacometrics in drug development under pharmaceutical industry settings.

A minimum of a Doctoral degree (e.g., Ph.D., PharmD) is required in a relevant discipline such as Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or Engineering related field.
  • Experience with computation software applications such as R, MATLAB, SAS, or NONMEM.
  • Experience in analyzing data describing biologic or PK/PD systems, preferably using a non-linear mixed effects modeling approach.
  • Good understanding of pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and statistics (preferable).
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills are required. 
  • Comfortable working in a matrix environment and have the ability to connect with different functional groups and people who work in multiple levels while embracing and driving change.
  • Ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary, global team, critical thinking and analytical skills.
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Primary Location: Springhouse, PA, North America, United States
Organization: Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C
Job Function: Postdoctoral

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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