Medical Director/Sr. Medical Director
Early Phase Oncology Clinical Development
Posted on 1/17/2024
INACTIVE
Scorpion Therapeutics

51-200 employees

Data & Analytics
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$132.7M

Founded

2020

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

71%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Requirements
  • MD, PhD, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in oncology clinical development
  • Experience in conducting early phase oncology trials (Phase I/II)
  • Experience with medical monitoring
  • Knowledge and experience in the principles of clinical trial design, clinical trial safety, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics
  • Experience in the management of clinical trials and clinical data management
  • Knowledge of clinical trial regulations and Good Clinical Practices (e.g., ICH GCP)
  • Strong understanding of integrating pre-clinical and clinical data into decision-making
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work efficiently in a multi-functional clinical program team
Responsibilities
  • Manage and provide medical oversight and monitoring of clinical programs
  • Develop, review, and assess clinical trial protocols and clinical reports
  • Provide medical input on safety and efficacy decisions, and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Develop medical strategy for clinical development
  • Serve as a key clinical representative for external-facing interactions for the program
  • Establish and cultivate relationships with key opinion leaders, including leading advisory boards
  • Review and assess data from clinical trials, including safety and efficacy, and provide medical input
  • Collaborate with other line functions to assess data from clinical trials including biomarkers, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics
  • Lead review and assessment of medical issues related to clinical trials
  • Work with other medical directors, clinical scientists, and clinical operations personnel to ensure that study objectives are met according to program timelines
  • Review and provide medical input on clinical trial reports
  • Review and provide medical input for the development of clinical study materials
  • Participate in the review of investigator and clinical site selection
  • Work with clinical operations personnel to identify and address safety and efficacy issues
  • Collaborate with external clinical experts and contract-research-organizations as needed
  • Participate in strategic interactions with the research discovery group on internal pipeline molecules, initial clinical development and prioritization
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in small molecule targeted therapeutics in oncology including breast cancer and lung cancer