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Senior Expert Scientist Bioinformatics (M/F)

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Senior Expert Scientist Bioinformatics (M/F)

Senior Expert Scientist Bioinformatics (M/F) (

Job Number:

  180005BT )


Nestlé Skin Health is a global leader in improving the quality of life by delivering innovative medical solutions for the health of skin, hair and nails throughout people's lives. Nestle Skin Health aims to meet the needs of healthcare professionals and consumers through constant innovation in technology and products to protect and improve the health of the skin and treat skin diseases.
Nestlé Skin Health is a subsidiary of Nestlé.
For our Strategic Innovation Group Rx based in the Lausanne region of Switzerland, we are currently looking for:

Senior Expert Scientist Bioinformatics (M/F)

In an innovative and dynamic environment, you will be attached to the Head of Molecular Dermatology and will be:
Responsible for coordinating and analyzing data from genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and molecular histology studies supporting research projects and TI-TV activities. The identification and development of future systemic (oral, biological) and topical drug candidates for SIG Rx.

Activities and responsibilities :

  • Participates in defining the strategic axes of the SIG Rx and in choosing and implementing the corresponding technological solutions.
  • Contributes to the implementation of the Omics strategy of research and early development projects of SIG Rx.
  • Contributes to the activities of Molecular Dermatology in the Research and Development phases, necessary to guarantee a portfolio of innovative, competitive projects aligned with the strategy of the SIG Rx.
  • Leads interaction with CRO partners for all Molecular Dermatology activities.
  • Assures the articulation of Molecular Dermatology activities between partner CROs and relevant Nestlé research platforms (NIHS and NRC).
  • Contributes to the evaluation and prioritization of projects in the SIG Rx Research portfolio.
  • Provides scouting, evaluation, and recommends opportunities for licensing and / or internalization of molecules and / or projects in the different phases of Research and Development.
  • Contributes to the management of the global research budget of SIG Rx.
  • Contributes to the visibility of Nestlé Skin Health Research at international level (conferences, collaborations, KOL etc. ...).
  • Contributes to the identification, selection and management of strategic collaborations of the Research Department of SIG Rx.

Expected qualifications :

  • PhD in Chemistry or General Biology or PhD in a discipline of molecular biology (genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, etc.).
  • Post-doctorate in an academic or industrial environment - preferably abroad.
  • Academic training or acquired by the years in Research in the pharmaceutical industry to the process of drug discovery.
  • You have minimum 15 years of expertise in academic or industrial research in the field of molecular biology associated with human health, as well as experience conducting collaborative research programs with external partners.
  • You have an existing personal scientific network including academic and industrial experts involved in setting up, executing and analyzing large-scale studies.
  • You have a proven track record of Multidisciplinary Team Leadership.
  • You have a good knowledge of early clinical development as well as a good knowledge of the biology of immunology, inflammation, skin and dermatological pathologies.
  • Excellent teaching and presentation skills are expected, as well as an excellent leadership capacity with a multicultural and multidisciplinary team.
  • You speak and write English fluently.

Location: Lausanne Region, Switzerland.
Date: As of Q3 2018


Primary Location

:   Switzerland-VD-Lausanne


:   Research/Development


:   Galderma


:   Full-time

Job Posting

:   Jul 19, 2018, 4:25:34 PM

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