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Research Scientist I In Vivo

Company name
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited.

Boston, MA, United States

Employment Type

Sciences, Scientist, Pharmaceutical

Posted on
Sep 16,2019

Valid Through
Dec 30,2019

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Job Description


Execute, and contribute to the design of, in vivo studies for assessing the efficacy and MOA of immuno-modulatory anti-cancer agents being developed at Takeda

Contribute to the development and assesment of oncology mouse models

Diligently record study details and critically assess study outcomes. Present data in group meetings.

Contribute to the development and advancement of in vivo capabilities at Takeda


Takeda Oncology has been developing a diverse pre-clinical portfolio of novel and innovative immunomodulatory agents for the treatment of cancer, both through our internal efforts as well as via numerous partnerships. We are seeking an in vivo scientist to join our team to play a key role in designing and delivering in vivo studies to assess the immunomodulatory activity of drug candidates.

We are looking for a candidate who will not only make a significant scientific contribution but also contribute to the effective function of the in vivo community at Takeda. This is a great opportunity for a motivated Scientist to work in an energized and collegial setting to help advance the emerging immuno-oncology pipeline at Takeda.


(Describe the primary duties and responsibilities of the job.  Include only the essential functions of the job. Approximately 5 – 10 bulleted task statements should be identified).

Identifies, plans and executes well defined in vivo studies

Interprets results of complex experiments

Prepares and presents comprehensive technical or project reports and presentations / posters  to internal/external audiences

Participates in project team meetings and study planning

Becomes an active participant in facilitating information sharing and capability enhancement within the in vivo community

Experienced in the design and execution of in vivo research studies

Solid bioloical background enabling understanding of big picture study questions/goals

Independently manages own workload

Scientifically independent


Ph.D. or, MS with 6 years experience, or BS degree with 8 years experience

Experience with in vivo models is required. Experience with oncology models is preferred

Industry experience preferred

Strong collaborative and effective communication skills are essential


401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions

Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

Community Outreach Programs Empowering Our People to Shine

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Boston, MA

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