NYC Bio Meetup Message Board › Technology Analyst position NYC
New York, NY
We need a PhD level self-starter in life sciences with hands-on experience in the drug discovery and development process. The person will be responsible for finding, evaluating and acquiring technologies with commercial potential as future drugs. The candidate must understand what makes a cellular protein an appropriate drug target, what it means to validate a molecular target, what characteristics of organic molecules are required for drug optimization, the importance of preclinical animal models, PK, PD, ADMET, and the clinical development process. The candidate must understand the patenting process and what makes a compound an NCE. The technology search involves opportunies at the very early academic research stage through late stage clinical opportunities across a broad number of therapeutic areas.
We require a PhD in life sciences, preferably with a strong background in organic chemistry, pharmacology, or biochemistry. The individual needs excellent computer skills and writing skills. The person must be an energetic, creative, innovative, risk-taker with a posiitve outlook. Prior experience in university technology transfer and or the pharmaceutical industry is a plus.
The job requires a significant amount of travel, mostly in the US, but some WW. Our office is located in the Flat Iron Section of Manahttan, easily accessible to the Path trains, all of the subways, Penn Station and Grand Central Station. We prefer that someone live within easy commuting distance.
The Employer provides professional life sciences consulting services to clients interested in investing in emerging life science technologies.
We find and evaluate early stage, life science technologies for future commercial potential. The process involves:
•Identification and scientific evaluation of break-through, innovative, cutting-edge technologies
•Evaluation of the future commercial potential of early stage technologies
•Identification and evaluation of product opportunities/alliance opportunities
•Competitive assessment of technologies/products
Please send me a note via the NYC Bio Meetup system adn I will provide an email address to contact us and send your CV.