Senior Clinical Scientist, Infectious Disease/Vaccines (PA/NJ)
- Spring House, PA
Our Clinical Research and Pharmacovigilance team push the boundaries of global healthcare through research and innovation. Through clinical trials and surveillance, we ensure the safety and efficacy of our existing and pipeline products to produce safe, effective, innovative medicine.
The Clinical Sciences & Study Management (CSSM) department is building the world's best R&D team for new medicines and vaccines-and you can help make us even better.
- Accountable for the clinical/scientific execution of the clinical protocol
- Accountable for the scientific aspects of the implementation and conduct of a clinical trial (e.g., investigator meeting presentations, safety and medical monitoring)
- May serve as the CSSM scientific representative on the clinical trial team (CTT)
- May work closely with the Medical Writer on clinical/scientific and regulatory documents and the Study Manager on study deliverables
- May provide tactical/scientific guidance to other clinical scientists
Education Minimum Requirements
- Degree in the Life Sciences or significant experience in clinical development eleven(11) years
- Bachelor degree with seven (7+) years'; or MS with 5+ years'; or PhD with two (2) years' relevant career experience.
Required Experience & Skills
- Pharmaceutical and/or clinical drug development
- Excellent verbal (including presentation) and written communication, computer/database management and project management skills
*Must be commutable to either Upper Gwynedd, PA or Rahway, NJ sites.
We are a research-driven biopharmaceutical company. Our mission is built on the simple premise that if we "follow the science" and that great medicines can make a significant impact to our world. And we believe that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to world-class science can succeed by inventing medicine and vaccine innovations that make a difference for patients across the globe.
Who we are ...
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.
What we look for ...
In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.
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