Principal Scientist-Virology
Shanghai Roche Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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Post Date: Feb 05, 2018
Job Type: Full time
Degree Requirement: Ph.D.
Years Experience: 10+
Location: China - Shanghai
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•        Develop and implement strategies or technologies that contribute to scientific advancement to the field or specific programs
•        Consistently demonstrate capability of moving projects from target assessment through clinical lead and candidate phases with clear leadership, problem solving and impact
•        Apply independent thought and creativity in conducting high quality, innovative research to advance projects or programs
•        Design, prioritize, and execute experimental strategies (individually or in a team) effectively for non-clinical biology studies in a timely manner to enable data driven decisions in drug discovery projects
•        Represent discovery function in project teams, coordinate and align cross-functional efforts to meet long-term project goals
•        Participate and lead external collaborations with academic institutes and CROs
•        Interpret and document study results and scientific findings in study reports and high-quality manuscripts, present to senior management and at national/international forums
•        Other related duties as required, including lab management, budget planning, training junior scientists, etc.
•        Be capable of working in a flexible schedule to meet deadlines

•        PhD in virology, microbiology, immunology, or a related field with considerable (8+ years) post-degree experience in research and drug discovery
•        Excellent track record of scientific publications and drug discovery expertise

Leadership Competencies??????
•        Managerial capability and leadership quality to supervise, mentor, motivate junior scientists

Job Required Competencies???????
•        Thorough knowledge and strong scientific background in virology, microbiology, immunology, or related areas; proven ability to implement and maintain high quality state of the art technology
•        Be able to demonstrate and apply independent thought and creativity to advance projects or programs
•        Good understanding of drug discovery process and scientific methods used; good experimental design and trouble shooting skills
•        Ability to multi-task to meet aggressive technology development and research goals
•        Excellent interpersonal communication skills, capable of collaborating effectively across functions and with external collaborators
•        Be able to recognize novelty of patentable ideas and contribute to patents
•        Effective scientific communicator both inside and outside company
•        Excellent English language skills, written and verbal. Fluent Chinese is a plus

Contact Details
Name: Shanghai Roche
Address: NO.1100, Longdong Avenue
Ph: 2128946277
FAX: 2128946277