Scientist, Drug Product Development

Basic qualifications:

  • MS with 4+ years of experience OR BS with 6+ years of experience with a degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or related scientific field
  • Job related experience is required in a pharmaceutical company, CRO, or a medical device company
  • Good understanding of biopharm/vaccine development process
  • Working knowledge of biophysical assessment techniques for biomolecule characterization and stability evaluation (UV/Vis, Fluorescence, FRET, Light Scattering, CD), DSC, ITC, SEC-HPLC, RP-HPLC, DLS, and particulates detection
  • Preferred working experience with proteins and nucleotides
  • Excellent written and oral skills are a must

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge and experience with tech transfer of parenteral drug product processes is a plus


The Scientist is expected to design and execute scientific studies in support of technical programs as they progress from early development into Phase I/ II, Phase III, technology transfer and process performance qualification at the intended commercial site.


  • Responsible for the conception, design, implementation, and interpretation of scientific and technical data for the selection/evaluation of formulation following Quality by Design guidelines
  • Utilizes technical process knowledge to meet regulatory requirements appropriate for stage of development.
  • Functions effectively as a core team member on multiple concurrent projects and may lead small projects and established work processes
  • Expands technical, scientific or professional knowledge and builds understanding of the company, processes and customers
  • Authors and reviews technical protocols and reports
  • May train other staff on equipment operation, data analysis, and other project-related work
  • Provides guidance to new team members and acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience
  • Generates strong relationships in the area of technical development with high quality partners beneficial to the organization, both internally and externally, to strengthen development/implementation of new methods/technologies
  • Prepares and presents scientific data within Technical R&D / Technical Development team or in Technical taskforce
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