Johnson & Johnson Careers

Medical Director, Infectious Diseases

Titusville, New Jersey
Medical Affairs

Job Description

Requisition ID: 5874180328

Janssen Scientific Affairs, L.L.C., a member of the Johnson and Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Medical Director, Infectious Diseases to be located in Titusville, NJ.

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.  

Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC is dedicated to providing medical information and consultative support to the Janssen pharmaceutical companies.

We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion.  Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
This Medical Director role is in the Infectious Diseases group, and will be responsible for management of all medically related aspects of brand oversight. This is a highly-matrix position and individuals here will collaborate with numerous internal stakeholders to support the brand, develop and lead research initiatives, contribute to the publication planning process, and create clinical education and support programs. 
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Clinical protocol design and study implementation and management of phase IIIb and IV studies
  • Review and approval process for investigator-initiated study proposals 
  • Major role in developing the research agenda for infectious diseases franchise compounds
  • Active contributor to the Janssen Scientific Affairs-ID integrated business plan
  • Work closely with the sales and marketing group to provide clinical input for marketing initiatives, sales materials, education and training, and special projects 
  • Represent the company externally at congresses, advisory boards, and similar to provide information as requested, and establish and maintain strong relationships in the therapeutic area(s) of work
  • Collaborate with Global Medical Affairs and R&D to shape the development of products in the Infectious Diseases pipeline 




Qualifications for the Medical Director include:

  • MD/DO is preferred; PhD or PharmD will be considered
  • Board Certification is preferred
  • Three years' pharmaceutical experience is strongly preferred
  • Infectious disease training/experience is required
  • Extensive HIV, Viral Hepatitis or Infectious Disease respiratory disease clinical experience is strongly preferred
  • An extensive provider network and credibility with Infectious Diseases opinion leaders in academic and clinical areas are preferred
  • Clinical trials and protocol development and implementation experience is required
  • Knowledge of FDA regulations related to clinical research and drug promotion is a strong plus
  • This position may require up to 30% annual travel (will include overnight travel)

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Titusville
Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC (6120)
Job Function
Medical Affairs
Requisition ID