RNA Scientist (Preclinical R&D/Drug Discovery), Nanjing, China

Location: China
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: S$50000 - S$80000 per annum
REF: BBBH245375_1605830259

RNA Scientist (Preclinical R&D/Drug Discovery), Nanjing, China

Our client is a fast-growing Chinese pharmaceutical company. They are now keen to look for an RNA scientist to join their team in Nanjing.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for the construction of the company's R&D laboratory, participate in the establishment of pre-clinical R&D teams, and be responsible for team training and structural optimization;
  2. According to the characteristics of the company's technology platform and overall strategy, screen new research and development projects, and be responsible for project establishment and project implementation;
  3. Responsible for preclinical pharmacokinetics, immunogenicity, biodistribution, safety/toxicity test protocol design; analysis and interpretation of non-clinical research data to support project development progress;
  4. Manage CROs, supervise CROs' test progress, evaluate the drug efficacy and risks of the project, ensure the development progress from drug discovery to pre-IND application, and ensure that the project is executed in accordance with the predetermined plan and budget;
  5. Participate in the writing and review of IND, NDA and other research and development materials, and support the patent team to carry out patent layout work.


  1. Doctorate degree in biomedicine, tumor immunity or immunology. Overseas study background is preferred;
  2. More than 5 years of working experience in biological pharmaceutical companies, with experience in preclinical research and development of macromolecular drugs, cell gene therapy or nucleic acid drugs;
  3. Familiar with antigen/protein design and characterization technology; comprehensive and complete preclinical research experience;
  4. Have good planning, execution, analysis and reporting of preclinical effectiveness, safety and toxicology research;
  5. Familiar with the ICH-GCP guidelines and Chinese clinical application requirements; domestic successful IND experience is preferred;
  6. Have good project management, communication, coordination and planning organization capabilities; have multi-threaded management capabilities.

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click Apply now. Alternatively, you can email your CV to Gloria.Xu@ambition.com.sg. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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