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Toxicologist – Research Associate II, Pre-Clinical

Req #: JR - 058506 Location Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Job Category: Research and Development Date Posted: 01/17/2022

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Toxicologist – Research Associate II, Pre-Clinical

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.

Job Description

Toxicologist – Research Associate II, Pre-Clinical

Job Summary

Scientist with knowledge in toxicology and product safety evaluation including development of nonclinical plans for drug

development, development of toxicology risk assessments, designing toxicology studies & monitoring. Hazard evaluation

of chemicals used in manufacturing. In-depth knowledge in Toxicology.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

1. Generation of toxicology risk assessment in accordance with ICH and ISO10993-17 independently or under

supervision.

2. Hazard evaluation of chemical and pesticide used in manufacturing

3. Maintain current knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements related to toxicology, product development, design

and safety.

4. Perform as preclinical/toxicology representative on project teams

5. Utilize Lhasa Derek and Sarah Nexus software to assess toxicological endpoints.

6. Under supervision or independently plan and execute a series of design and/or technical tasks that may not be welldefined,

have multiple variables, and require advanced techniques within negotiated deadlines.

7. Devise new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles.

Incorporate new methods and technologies for improving existing or new products/processes

8. Assist in or independently develop toxicology risk assessments using innovative solutions to address safety through

the use of multiple disciplines and technical principles.

9. Independently review literature and identify relevant articles to support product development and registration.

10. Incorporate advanced theories, methods and technologies from around the world to develop new innovative

products/processes.

11. In addition to having an in-depth knowledge and understanding of GxP and related regulations and guidance, is able

to provide expert insights into such regulations so as to facilitate efficient product registration and/or is an active

participant in the generation, review, adoption and interpretation of such regulations.

12. Utilize Siemens Teamcenter Unified global material management system (GMMS) for biocompatibility testing and

product development and registration support.

13. Assist in developing project schedules; provide estimates and timelines to meet project milestones.

14. Perform regulatory toxicology assessments in Trackwise 8 and work with cross functional team members in order to

determine a comprehensive testing strategy

Qualifications

1. The position requires relevant technical knowledge in toxicology and safety evaluation. General understanding of

pharmacology highly desired.

2. Ability to understand and apply global regulatory guidelines including OECD and FDA GLP, ICH guidance, ISO10993.

3. Good oral and written communication in English language.

4. Utilize a logical, methodical approach when problem solving, developing solutions and making recommendations.

5. Ability to work independently and prioritize assignments to meet project schedules.

6. Ability to make routine decisions independently.

7. Ability to design experiments, monitor toxicology studies, interpret the results and draw meaningful conclusions from

the data

Education and Experience:

Master of Veterinary Science/ Pharmacology/Life-sciences with 7-10 years of work experience of in vivo and/or vitro Pre-

Clinical toxicological evaluations and risk assessment. Candidate with DABT certification will be preferred.

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Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Reagan

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Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

Amitha

Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Reagan

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Karthik

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Amitha

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

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