Procter & Gamble’s Global Product Stewardship function has an immediate entry level opening for a PhD level scientist in the area of Computational Toxicology and Human Safety! The successful candidate will apply computational toxicology expertise and provide human safety support for current business and upstream technologies and research concentrating on how safety assurance can be provided for the general use of consumer products. The candidate must understand and utilize current toxicological evaluation and product stewardship approaches to ensure that products are acceptable for their intended use and meet regulatory requirements. This work will occur in a technically challenging and globally diverse business environment.
- Working with the Corporate and Sector Human Safety organizations to support safety assessment work and research projects. This will include working collaboratively on the use, development, and application of computational tools and methodologies, including the implementation of computational modelling into our work streams. This work will include the application of big data and machine learning.
- Utilizing computational toxicology expertise to provide regulatory toxicology support for global chemical compliance programs (e.g., REACH, etc.) 3) Communicating complex computational approaches and methodology to non-computational scientists and other stakeholders 4) Developing collaborative working relationships with toxicology colleagues and product development teams across the globe. 5) Maintaining appropriate collaboration with related functions in the areas of Data Science, Modelling and Simulations, Regulatory Affairs, and External Relations.
A PhD in a Toxicology, Computational Toxicology, Computational Chemistry, or Pharmacology, with strong computational and chemistry background is required. Background in developing and applying computational approaches, experience using big data, systems biology modelling, and machine learning is essential. The position requires effective application of basic scientific skills in a fast-paced business environment, as well as the ability and capacity to learn contemporary risk assessment processes and related disciplines critical to providing assurance of safety for consumer products. Candidates must have demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work effectively in a global team environment.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Akron, OH, US
Application Deadline: N/A