Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Drug Safety Team Lead (DSTL, Sr. Principal Scientist)


Pearl River, NY
Job Code:
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Job Title Drug Safety Team Lead (DSTL, Sr. Principal Scientist)

JobID 1044916-1852

Location: Pearl River, NY

Description *About Pfizer*

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

*Role Description*

1)Drug Safety Team Leads (DSTLs) are responsible for developing, and implementing the nonclinical safety strategy for projects from Idea to Loss of Exclusivity (LoE). Safety strategies will be aligned with overall objectives of the TA (used synonymously with RU) in order to deliver on TA portfolio goals and stage-gate transitions. In addition, DSTLs serve as nonclinical safety Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in collaboration with Regulatory Strategy Leads (RSLs) on dossier preparation and responses to regulatory queries.2)DSTLs will represent DSRD on multidisciplinary project teams and will work to coordinate nonclinical safety strategies with activities of other lines (e.g. Pharm Sci, PDM) in order to achieve project team objectives and goals.


1)DSTLs will assess potential safety concerns associated with a target under consideration by the Research Unit (RU). A key deliverable is a Target Knowledge Review [TKR] for a specific target of interest to the RU. The DSTL is typically the primary author of the safety sections of the TKR, working with the DSRD Disease Area Lead (DAL), the DSRD Therapeutic Area Lead (TAL) and appropriate SMEs in DSRD and Research to provide an integrated assessment of potential safety issues and a proposed target de-risking strategy.2)DSTLs will ensure that the DSRD TAL, is kept fully apprised of the progress of a project, both in terms of the overall picture (e.g. timelines, risk management, de-risking strategies, issues from other lines) and the details of study results.3)DSTLs serve as the scientific and technical representatives for outsourced studies within their area of expertise for their projects. DSTL will coordinate with STRs for studies outside their area of expertise.4)DSTLs will be the primary candidates for in-licensing reviews.5)DSTLs will represent DSRD at project-related regulatory agency interactions.


Ph.D, DVM, or MS with at least 5 years pharmaceutical industry experience.Minimum of 2 years relevant experience depending on project's stage in developmentDemonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a matrixed, multi-line environment.Develops and manages plans to achieve objectives; forecasts and plans resource requirements (people, financial and technology) for projects within DSRD.Applies technical, functional and industry knowledge to design and independently execute experiments/ projects that shape the strategic direction of one or more projects.Recognized as an outstanding scientist within DSRD.Begins to identify multidisciplinary solutions and recommend a course of action to project team and/or DSRD management.

*EEO & Employment Eligibility*

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

*Drug Safety Team Lead (DSTL, Sr. Principal Scientist)*
*Pearl River, New York*

Apply on the Company Site

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]