Director of Project Management – R&D Data and Computational Science


Reference No. R2720583

Place Title: Director of Venture Administration – R&D Information and Computational Science

Division: R&D Information & Computational Sciences

Location: Downtown space of Toronto, Ontario

At Sanofi, we chase the miracles of science to enhance folks’s lives. We imagine our cutting-edge science and manufacturing, fueled by knowledge and digital applied sciences, have the potential to remodel the observe of drugs, turning the inconceivable into attainable for thousands and thousands of individuals. 

As one among Canada’s main traders in life sciences, manufacturing and analysis and improvement, we give attention to delivering new and higher methods to handle unmet medical wants. Our life-changing and lifesaving merchandise are grounded in science that Canadians can belief. They empower self-care, forestall and deal with illnesses, and assist folks stay higher. 

Our imaginative and prescient for digital, knowledge analytics and AI

Sanofi has embarked into an unlimited and impressive digital transformation program. A cornerstone of this roadmap is the acceleration of its knowledge transformation and of the adoption of synthetic intelligence (AI) and machine studying (ML) options. This has enabled us, to speed up R&D, enhance manufacturing and business efficiency, and produce novel medicine and vaccines to sufferers sooner, all with a view to enhance well being and save lives. 

The Digital Group at Sanofi is a singular data-driven group. We pleasure ourselves on being knowledge obsessed and extremely targeted on utilizing cutting-edge processes together with international applied sciences to drive affect to our options. We measure our insights and merchandise primarily based on how they carry out throughout the globe and maintain ourselves to the very best regard as our options can affect thousands and thousands of lives. When tackling an issue, we don’t simply ask how we are going to create an answer, however how we are going to create an answer that reaches internationally with the absolute best societal final result. 

In case you are captivated with bettering the well being and wellness of individuals throughout the globe utilizing Information as your means, then you need to look no farther than the Digital Group right here at Sanofi. Be part of us on our journey in enabling Sanofi’s Digital Transformation by way of turning into an AI first group.

  • AI Manufacturing unit – Versatile Groups Working in Cross Useful Pods: Using digital and knowledge sources to develop AI merchandise, bringing knowledge administration, AI and product improvement abilities to merchandise, packages and initiatives to create an agile, fulfilling and significant work atmosphere. 
  • Main Edge Tech Stack: Expertise construct merchandise that shall be deployed globally on a modern tech stack. 
  • World Class Mentorship and Coaching: Working with famend, revealed leaders and lecturers in machine studying to additional develop your skillsets.

Who You Are:

You’re an skilled chief that has labored within the pharma / biotech trade and managed software program improvement initiatives targeted on R&D. You may have a powerful understanding of biology and an curiosity in utilizing superior computational strategies to drive new insights from organic knowledge. You may have a ardour for engaged on the event of medication to enhance folks’s life. You’re a wonderful communicator and might work with material specialists from our R&D enterprise and join them to our knowledge scientists and software program engineers in order that we will ship skilled grade options.

Place Abstract:

The Director of Program Administration is a member of the Sanofi R&D Information and Computational Science group a part of Sanofi Digital Group and immediately experiences to the Head of R&D Information packages.

She/He leads a bunch that oversees main packages working intently with product house owners, improvement group, enterprise items and exterior contractors to prepare inside and exterior groups, distributors, sources in addition to the monetary elements of all initiatives throughout their life cycle.

Key Obligations:

  • Lead a group of undertaking managers, product proprietor and UI specialists to help all ML / AI packages inside the digital R&D group.
  • Work with the top of the R&D computational group to plan the foremost focus of the group, timelines, milestones, monetary targets, human sources and different strategic points.
  • Supervise the work of undertaking managers within the group to make sure that this system is continuing based on plan or sooner. Assist strategically plan after which execute the answer. Be certain that all events concerned in every program are on the identical web page with respect to undertaking targets, present standing and speedy and long-term plans.
  • Articulate the targets and goals of the totally different program and affect to the enterprise.
  • Work with exterior companions and with the set of firms we’re collaborating with to make sure supply of merchandise and initiatives based on plans.
  • Commonly report on packages/initiatives development to the top of the R&D Information group and to different senior managers.
  • Collaborate with the vertical Area Companions and enterprise administration for the undertaking’s execution and monitoring of the continued initiatives.
  • Present good and clear communication primarily based on requirements supplied, adapting them to every undertaking.

Key Necessities:

  • A confirmed chief with expertise in pharma managing initiatives associated to software program improvement or software program help for R&D.
  • Possess robust communication abilities and an expertise in enterprise administration and biology / biomedicine / healthcare.
  • Bachelor’s in biology / Bioengineering / Biomedicine / Computational Biology or associated space.
  • MBA / Enterprise diploma most well-liked.
  • 5+ years of working expertise in Biotech, pharma or associated industries.
  • Confirmed expertise as a Program Supervisor.
  • Means to grasp enterprise wants.
  • Means to grasp key capabilities inside the group.
  • Multi-tasking.
  • Thorough understanding of program/undertaking administration strategies and strategies.
  • Glorious Information of undertaking efficiency analysis and alter administration ideas.
  • Finances and monetary undertaking management
  • Sturdy verbal & written communication abilities in English.
  • Have to be a group participant and possess wonderful communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Motion oriented with potential to work shortly and effectively in a fast-moving atmosphere.

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Uncover Extraordinary

Higher is on the market. Higher medicines, higher outcomes, higher science. However progress doesn’t occur with out folks – folks from totally different backgrounds, in several areas, doing totally different roles, all united by one factor: a need to make miracles occur. So, let’s be these folks.

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Sanofi is an equal alternative employer dedicated to variety and inclusion. Our aim is to draw, develop and retain extremely proficient workers from various backgrounds, permitting us to profit from all kinds of experiences and views. We welcome and encourage purposes from all certified candidates. Lodging for individuals with disabilities required in the course of the recruitment course of can be found upon request.

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