Research Scientist Bioinformatician - Janssen/Johnson & Johnson

Faculty
Requisition ID: 4776170627

Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development L.L.C., a member of Johnson and Johnson's family of companies, is recruiting for a Research Scientist for Molecular Profiling, located in Springhouse, PA.

Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. develops treatments that improve the health and lifestyles of people worldwide. Research and development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, and reproductive medicine.

This position is with the Immunology Biomarkers team and requires a highly motivated and skilled Research Scientist to assist in the development of innovative therapies for immune diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease, rheumatoid arthritis or psoriasis.

This position requires the Research Scientist to accelerate scientific discovery for immunology using informatics in driving innovation and enabling effective decision making. The successful candidate will work alongside scientists in discovery, and clinical groups to design new experiments, analyze and interpret data, and effectively communicate results. Data analysis will focus on systems biology and network pharmacology. Impactful results will be used in determining the efficacy and safety of compounds, impacting dose decisions, selecting novel indications for targets and compounds, biological interpretation of results, and the identification of prediction biomarker for patient stratification and precision medicine. The successful candidate will represent the department on cross-functional disease focused teams.

Team members are encouraged to publish and to develop and maintain a strong professional network within the internal and external scientific communities.Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development L.L.C., a member of Johnson and Johnson's family of companies, is recruiting for a Research Scientist for Molecular Profiling, located in Springhouse, PA.

 

Qualifications
The successful candidate will have a PhD with 2 years post doc experience.   Masters degree in Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology, Epidemiology, Statistics, Computational Biology, Bioinformatics or related field with 12+ years of academic and/or industry experience.  The ability to apply data mining, machine learning, and emergent algorithms to pre-clinical, clinical and health outcomes data is required. Experience in network analysis and/or modeling biological pathways is required. Experience in handling exploratory data such as microarrays, protein arrays, ELISA, MS or NGS is required. Proficiency in software such as SAS, S-PLUS, R, Omicsoft, Cytoscape is desired. A strong publication track record is desired. The ability to communicate clearly, collaborate effectively and to build effective and trusted partnerships with internal and external scientists is essential.  This position is located in Springhouse, PA.
Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Organization
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
Job Function
R&D
Requisition ID
4776170627