Computational Scientist

£45000 - £46000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 22 Apr 2021

A new and exciting role has arisen for a Computational Scientist in Switzerland. You will be responsible to support the process development at lab scale and the scale-up to the pilot and commercial scale. You implement models or apply existing modelling tools to formulation unit operations for small molecules.

Job Responsibilities

  • Application of in-house and commercial tools to the Drug Product process development
  • Assistance for lab-phase experiments planning and transfer of process to commercial equipment
  • Development and deployment of numerical tools based on the latest trends in literature
  • Delivery of high quality data within defined timelines and aligned to current industry expectations
  • Transfer of knowledge and presentation of results to the formulation experts
  • Generation of digital twins for Drug Product manufacturing unit operations

Skills and Requirements

  • At least a master degree in process, mechanical, chemical engineering, physics, material science or similar discipline
  • Good understanding of mass, momentum and heat transfer phenomena
  • Experience in pharma drug product process modelling
  • Programming experience in Python
  • Good overview of current trends in the field of modelling and simulation in pharma industry

To Apply

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