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Scientist/Senior Scientist Preclinical Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Pharmacology

NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

South San Francisco, CA
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Position Type:
Full time
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Areas of Expertise Desired:
Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Preclinical, Scientist, Senior Scientist,

Job Description

NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. is a private, maturing biotech start-up dedicated to discovering the next generation medicines to treat grave diseases. Our experienced scientific team has joined forces with an impressive group of industry professionals, Nobel Laureates, and other distinguished researchers to form a company where innovation and cutting edge science will provide the foundation for a robust drug discovery engine. In 2015, we established a broad collaboration with Merck that will provide us with the resources and flexibility to pursue our ambitious research and development goals. This partnership is a strong validation for NGM as a biologics discovery engine that will generate transformational medicines for unmet medical needs.

NGM has an exciting opportunity for a pharmacokinetics/clinical pharmacology expert in Translation Science group. This individual will provide PKPD support on multiple programs from early drug discovery through clinical development, drive the design, execution, and analysis of PK and clinical pharmacology studies and draft pharmacokinetic and clinical pharmacology sections of regulatory documents.


•   Ph.D. in pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, or related discipline
•   1-3+ years of relevant post-doctoral, industry or government experience. Experience with biologics and additionally experience with pharmacometric tools (e.g., MATLAB/Symbiology, SAS/R/Splus, NONMEM/MONOLIX, WinNonlin, Trial Simulator etc.) is strongly preferred.
•   Strong demonstrated ability to work as part of a cross functional team in a highly dynamic, matrixed, project-team environment. Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills, including publications/presentations.
•   Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong organizational and project skills.
NGM offers a creative, collaborative, highly challenging scientific environment, along with a strong compensation package that includes salary, stock options, 401(k) and a comprehensive benefits package.