Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence
Posted Date: Aug 4 2022
We are seeking a motivated leader in computational oncology to join our dynamic and expanding team. As Director in Oncology Computational Biology, you will be part of setting the strategy and leading the analysis of diverse and complex data to impact identification and progression of oncology targets through to the clinics. Your work will have application across our pipeline, from target identification and validation to biomarker discovery and indication selection and expansion.
The successful candidate will work in a multidisciplinary, collaborative and scientifically driven environment, interacting with GSK scientists and external collaborators to advance drug discovery and clinical development. Additionally, you will be encouraged and supported to continue to build your scientific and leadership profile through presentations, development programs and peer-reviewed publications.
This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following:
·Line manage and develop a team of PhD level computational biologists focused on oncology drug discovery.
·Partner with stakeholders to define, prioritize, manage and deliver a portfolio of oncology computational biology projects.
·Drive innovative analysis to identify and progress oncology targets.
·Be a leader in the development of our short and long-term scientific strategy for application of translational genomics to influence drug discovery and development.
·Engage with and influence cross-functional project teams and external collaborators.
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
·PhD or equivalent experience in computational biology, biomedical/biological sciences, bioinformatics, computational sciences, machine learning or biomedical statistics.
·5 or more years of relevant computational biology experience.
·Demonstrated evidence of leadership of teams to effective delivery of complex projects
·Solid understanding of analytical and statistical methods relevant to large scale analysis of biological data sets.
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
·Demonstrated delivery of high quality and state-of-the-art computational biology solutions and analyses in support of drug discovery projects.
·Demonstrated experience in oncology computational biology analysis
·Experience working in multidisciplinary teams to address important scientific challenges.
·Experience influencing management and working in complex environments.
·Experience in communicating complex scientific concepts to diverse audiences.
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