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Special Feature What Are Recruiters Looking for in a Competitive Job Market?

Top Interview Questions Revealed by Masimo, Amyris, and Watson Pharma

What Are Recruiters Looking for in a Competitive Job Market? Top Interview Questions Revealed by Masimo, Amyris, and Watson Pharma By Suvarna Sheth, Special Career Feature

With a fresh year ahead of us, it's still a highly competitive market in the biotech, pharmaceutical, and medical device industries, and recruiters are doing all they can to ask the right questions to recruit the best candidates. Read ahead for some inside information on what recruiters from some of the leading companies in the industry are looking for during the interview. More...

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Who's Who
• Vertex Pharmaceuticals (MA) (VRTX)'s Matt Emmens on His Journey From Security Guard to CEO More...
• Array BioPharma, Inc. (ARRY) Names Bengt Bergstrom, M.D., Ph.D., Vice President, Clinical Development More...
• IsoRay, Inc. (ISR) Hires Vice President of Research and Development More...
• Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. (BASI) Announces Management Changes, Election of New Director More...
• Pepscan Strengthens Management Team More...

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Top Jobs
Genetown (Canton, Massachusetts)

sanofi pasteur, Acambis Campus
Manufacturing Associate
We are currently looking for a Manufacturing Associate for our Massachusetts facility to perform upstream and downstream production activities in a cGMP manufacturing environment.

Pharm Country (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania)

International Partnership for Microbicides
Materials Planning and Supply Chain Manager
In this exciting role, you will track and analyze the clinical product demand forecast. You will also support internal and external manufacturing in addition to supporting Clinics by managing the manufacturing timeline/scheduling and batch allocation for all clinical trials.

BioForest (Redmond, Washington)

Sr. Product Manager
The Product Manager drives the current and future financial and market success of their core product line. Assist with business unit strategic plan development. Interact regularly with customers, sales, and service reps to gather input on product performance and potential product/product line enhancements.

Biotech Beach (Irvine, California)

Orth Align Inc.
Systems/Electrical Engineer
The Electrical Engineer is a new position responsible for many aspects in the creation of computer assisted surgical devices for use in the orthopedic surgical space. The Electrical Engineer will maintain and follow proper ISO procedures and GMP requirements with special knowledge of 9001 standards.

Biotech Bay (San Francisco, California)

Institute for OneWorld Health
Senior Toxicologist
The Sr Toxicologist will be responsible for the safety of evaluation of drug development candidates in support of portfolio development, early clinical ADME trial, IND and NDA filings. S/he develops, implements, and monitors project-specific protocols for preclinical studies related general toxicology, safety pharmacology.

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2010 Pharm Country Career Fair

Job seekers can spend a day with HR representatives and Hiring Managers from top biotech, pharma, and medical device companies in the Philadelphia/New Jersey region.

Candidates with a 4-year degree in the life sciences and a minimum of 2-years of industry related experience are invited to attend.

Exhibiting companies are recruiting for positions in areas such as: QA/QC, clinical research, engineering, clinical data management, chemistry, regulatory affairs, and research.

Job seekers may register here.

Pharm Country Career Fair, Bridgewater, NJ, February 25, 2010
Biotech Bay Career Fair, South San Francisco, CA, March 9, 2010
Genetown Career Fair, Cambridge, MA, March 15, 2010

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Using a typically unconventional Guerrilla approach, authors Levinson and Perry cover all the basics of a winning campaign. This book covers:

• Using the Internet for everything from research and job searches to your own Web site, blogs, and podcasting

• Performing an extreme resume makeover and creating a higher-powered value-based resume

• Harnessing the full power of Google, LinkedIn, and ZoomInfo to uncover opportunities in the "hidden job market" ahead of your competition (or other job hunters)

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