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


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Place Title: Director of Challenge Administration – R&D Knowledge and Computational Science

Division: R&D Knowledge & 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 information and digital applied sciences, have the potential to remodel the observe of drugs, turning the unattainable into attainable for hundreds of thousands of individuals. 

As one in every of Canada’s main traders in life sciences, manufacturing and analysis and improvement, we deal with delivering new and higher methods to deal with unmet medical wants. Our life-changing and lifesaving merchandise are grounded in science that Canadians can belief. They empower self-care, stop and deal with ailments, and assist folks dwell higher. 

Our imaginative and prescient for digital, information analytics and AI 

Sanofi has embarked into an unlimited and impressive digital transformation program. A cornerstone of this roadmap is the acceleration of its information 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 quicker, all with a view to enhance well being and save lives. 

The Digital Staff at Sanofi is a singular data-driven group. We pleasure ourselves on being information obsessed and extremely targeted on utilizing cutting-edge processes together with world applied sciences to drive impression to our options. We measure our insights and merchandise based mostly on how they carry out throughout the globe and maintain ourselves to the best regard as our options can impression hundreds of 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 very best societal final result. 

If you’re captivated with enhancing the well being and wellness of individuals throughout the globe utilizing Knowledge as your means, then it is best to look no farther than the Digital Staff right here at Sanofi. Be part of us on our journey in enabling Sanofi’s Digital Transformation by means of changing into an AI first group.

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

Who You Are:

You might be 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 robust understanding of biology and an curiosity in utilizing superior computational strategies to drive new insights from organic information. You may have a ardour for engaged on the event of medicine to enhance folks’s life. You might be a wonderful communicator and might work with subject material consultants from our R&D enterprise and join them to our information scientists and software program engineers in order that we are able to ship skilled grade options.

Place Abstract:

The Director of Program Administration is a member of the Sanofi R&D Knowledge and Computational Science group a part of Sanofi Digital Group and straight stories to the Head of R&D Knowledge applications.

She/He leads a bunch that oversees main applications working carefully with product house owners, improvement group, enterprise items and exterior contractors to arrange inside and exterior groups, distributors, assets in addition to the monetary points of all initiatives throughout their life cycle.

Key Obligations:

  • Lead a group of undertaking managers, product proprietor and UI consultants to help all ML / AI applications throughout the digital R&D group.
  • Work with the pinnacle of the R&D computational group to plan the foremost focus of the group, timelines, milestones, monetary targets, human assets and different strategic points.
  • Supervise the work of undertaking managers within the group to make sure that this system is continuing in response to plan or quicker. Assist strategically plan after which execute the answer. Be sure that all events concerned in every program are on the identical web page with respect to undertaking objectives, present standing and instant and long-term plans.
  • Articulate the objectives and goals of the totally different program and impression 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 in response to plans.
  • Commonly report on applications/initiatives development to the pinnacle of the R&D Knowledge group and to different senior managers.
  • Collaborate with the vertical Area Companions and enterprise administration for the undertaking’s execution and monitoring of the continuing initiatives.
  • Present good and clear communication based mostly 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 sturdy 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 popular.
  • 5+ years of working expertise in Biotech, pharma or associated industries.
  • Confirmed expertise as a Program Supervisor.
  • Capacity to know enterprise wants.
  • Capacity to know key capabilities throughout the group.
  • Multi-tasking.
  • Thorough understanding of program/undertaking administration strategies and strategies.
  • Glorious Information of undertaking efficiency analysis and alter administration rules.
  • Finances and monetary undertaking management
  • Sturdy verbal & written communication abilities in English.
  • Should be a group participant and possess glorious communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Motion oriented with capability to work rapidly and effectively in a fast-moving setting.

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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 want to make miracles occur. So, let’s be these folks.

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