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Scientist II, Core Biology

Company: Takeda Pharmaceutical
Location: Imperial Beach
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

By clicking the "Apply" button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that the information I provide in my application will be processed in line with Takeda s Privacy Notice and Terms of Use . I further attest that all information I submit in my employment application is true to the best of my knowledge. Job Description About the role: Contributes to design, development and execution of cell-based assays and study in vitro pharmacology of target modulators represent different modalities (small molecules, antibodies, antisense, viral etc., potentially contributing to multiple projects Join Takeda as a Scientist II, Core Biology , based in San Diego, CA.How you will contribute: ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Initiates and optimizes assay development for different target modulators in biochemical and cell-based assays
  • Optimizes assays for weekly structure activity determination of target modulators to develop intellectual property
  • Interprets results of complex experiments and presents to project teams, Core Biology, and drug discovery units leadership
  • Contributes to and presents at projects team meetings, research seminars, drug discovery units review meetings and external conferences DIMENSIONS AND ASPECTS Technical/Functional (Line) Expertise )
    • Demonstrates broad in vitro pharmacology knowledge
    • Acts as the recognized assay pharmacology resource on different target classes such as GPCRs, kinases, ion channels, transporters, and novel mechanisms
    • Demonstrates effective project engagement skills Leadership
      • Plans and executes novel scientific projects in alignment with Core Biology and DDS goals
      • Contributes on individual basis and manages the work of others in direct or matrixed structure Decision-making and Autonomy
        • Scientifically independent, independently manages workload and expectations
        • Being an SME, may influence decision making within the department Interaction
          • Works in teams within Core Biology and collaborates with other groups
          • Conducts scientific presentations to internal audiences Innovation
            • Receives high level guidance, determines methods, cutting edge technologies on new assignments, works closely with manager Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
              • PhD degree in a scientific discipline (or equivalent) with 2+ years relevant experience, or
              • MS with 8+ years relevant experience, or
              • BS with 10+ years relevant experience
              • Drug discovery and HTS experience in academic or industry setting is required
              • Industry experience is a plusWhat Takeda can offer you:
                • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision
                • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
                • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
                • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
                • Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions
                • Family Planning Support
                • Flexible Work Paths
                • Tuition reimbursementMore about us:At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.In accordance with the CO Equal Pay Act, Colorado Applicants Are Not Permitted to Apply.EEO Statement Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law. Locations San Diego, CA Worker Type Employee Worker Sub-Type Regular Time Type Full time

Keywords: Takeda Pharmaceutical, San Diego , Scientist II, Core Biology, Other , Imperial Beach, California

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