Machelen, Brussels, BRU, BE

Company:  ExxonMobil

Who are we?



ExxonMobil is more than just one of the largest energy companies in the world. ExxonMobil is a place where people think independently, take initiative, grow to their full potential and help to shape the future of energy. We believe that diversity drives innovation and our inclusive and collaborative workplace helps everyone thrive. The safety and wellbeing of our employees is at the heart of everything we do.   




ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc. (EMBSI) is accepting applications for our Belgian Branch, we are looking for a Toxicologist to work at the European Technology Center (ETC) based in Machelen. 



What will you do?



As a member of the ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences Inc. (EMBSI) team, you will work alongside scientists and engineers around the globe to understand, research, and develop health, environmental and product safety solutions for ExxonMobil and the communities we serve. In this role you will have an impact by:



  • Providing strategic guidance in all aspects of toxicology evidence evaluation and chemical risk assessment to facilitate internal and external compliance
  • Actively collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to envision and advance the methodologies needed to evaluate the next generation of ExxonMobil products and processes
  • Leading technical initiatives within professional organizations and trade associations to advance contemporary risk assessment methodologies and identify novel applications
  • Advancing the scientific dialogue through presentations at technical conferences and publications in the peer reviewed literature
  • Displaying an interest and capacity to continuously grow as an expert and leader



Basic Job Requirements



  • Ph.D. in Toxicology, Computational Toxicology or a related field
  • Experience in the planning, design and critical interpretation of toxicology studies
  • Excellent foundation in hazard identification and human health risk assessment principles.
  • Familiarity with industry toxicity testing standards (e.g. OECD Test Guidelines) and global chemical regulations
  • Familiarity with computational tools and new approach methodologies to characterize chemical risks
  • Excellent project management and communication skills (written and oral), including an ability to communicate toxicological data and methodologies to non-scientists
  • Ability to work independently, embrace change, and collaborate with individuals with diverse backgrounds and scientific disciplines
  • Ability to accommodate periodic domestic and international travel. 
  • The successful candidate is not required to have experience across all areas, but must have the interest and take initiative to learn and develop


Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



  • Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and collaborate with other scientists to produce impactful work products
  • A passion for advancing the discipline of applied toxicology
  • Demonstrated experience or interest to grow capability in computational tools and new approach methodologies to predict hazards/risk for chemicals and/or chemical mixtures (e.g. DEREK Nexus, TIMES-SS, OECD Toolbox, Benchmark Dose Software or similar computer programs and databases)  
  • Experience or interest to grow capability in computer programming using open-source tools (e.g. R, Python)
  • Familiarity with data analytics, informatics, machine learning, artificial intelligence and statistical approaches to assess toxicity
  • Experienced hires encouraged to apply





An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last


ExxonMobil offers a wide range of benefits including competitive pay, workplace flexibility, teammates who support and inspire you, and the flexibility to explore multiple challenges and roles in a global setting. At ExxonMobil, we are a global, diverse, and engaged organization with unrivaled opportunities for personal and professional growth.  Build a career with us and use your energy to change the world.




ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.




Interested to join us? Then apply now!



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