Principal Investigator-Lead Scientist- BioA

Covance Inc Located in: Salt Lake City,  Utah
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JOB DESCRIPTION



Covance BioA Principal Investigator/Lead Scientist

Play a pivotal role in the drug development process and grow your career

Are you interested in making a real scientific impact through your everyday work? Would you enjoy working in a team-focused environment as you explore unique career opportunities?

If you are looking for a company where you can gain exposure to a wide variety of science and explore a multitude of career paths across the drug development spectrum, consider working at Covance as a BioA Principal Investigator/Lead Scientist in their Salt Lake City, UT facility. Relocation assistance is available. 

 

In this role, you will lead and direct scientific work to support BioA external methods and projects while ensuring that client programs meet regulatory requirements and meeting defined milestones along the drug development pathway. You will also be expected to:

  • Serve as a scientific lead for non-regulated, GLP-regulated, and GCP-regulated studies
  • Evaluate data and tables to ensure regulatory guidelines and expectations are met
  • Lead scientific investigations and efforts to troubleshoot and solve assay problems
  • Serve as the scientific point of contact for the client
  • Work with the client to determine project requirements

 

What we’re looking for...

 Principal Investigators/Lead Scientists are the most successful at Covance with:

  • At least a Master's degree in science or a related field 
  • A minimum of 4-5 years of related lab experience or a higher level of education may be substituted for experience
  • Expertise with LC-MS/MS instrumentation
  • Strong working knowledge of current regulatory guidelines (GLP, GCP)
  • Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and manage a workload for large and complex projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with excellent attention to detail

 

Thrive personally and professionally at Covance

Working at Covance, you’ll continue to grow in our learning-based culture so you’ll know how to expertly respond and adapt as the industry continues to evolve. Here, you’ll put your education to work as you play a meaningful role in advancing healthcare.

 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package. This includes 21 days of personal time off, 7 paid holidays, medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.

 

 

Why Lead Scientists choose to work at Covance

  • Make a direct impact in the lives of patients
  • Access to a variety of studies and top notch laboratory instrumentation
  • Partner with and learn from supportive colleagues and industry leaders
  • Open up new opportunities for career growth related to scientific and regulatory leadership

 

Get to know Covance

Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is the world’s most comprehensive drug development services company. Because of our broad experience, from early research to commercialization, our more than 20,000 employees from across the globe are in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Our team’s impact on healthcare is remarkable. Through their everyday work they’ve supported 100% of the top 50 drugs on the market and all the oncology drugs approved in 2016.  And, because we span the drug development spectrum, you’ll directly impact a wide-range of initiatives as you explore unique career paths and discover your extraordinary potential.

 

Recommended:

Masters (MS) degree in science or related field

Experience may be substituted for education

 

  • A minimum of 4-5 years of related lab experience or a higher level of education may be substituted for experience
  • Expertise with LC-MS/MS instrumentation
  • Strong working knowledge of current regulatory guidelines (GLP, GCP)
  • Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and manage a workload for large and complex projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with excellent attention to detail
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COMPANY INFORMATION

Covance Inc. is proud to be the only drug development company with a full range of research and development services—from lead optimization, to commercialization and life cycle management. Covance, headquartered in Princeton, NJ, is the drug development business of LabCorp with global operations in more than 30 countries.

JOB INFORMATION

Seniority Level:
Experienced - Not Management
Function:
  R&D / Science
Preferred Industry Background:
 
Managing a team of:
N/A
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Confidential
Bonus:
Benefits:
Other Compensation: