Formulation Engineer

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry, Laboratory Technician, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 23 Jun 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Formulation Engineer with a biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working in the small molecule Formulation Development group based in Cambridge, MA to understand the impact of material properties on extended-release (ER) tablet formulation to support the development of small molecule ER platform
  • Areas of specialization should reside in the fields of material characterization, melt-granulation or hot-melt extrusion, oral dosage formulation, and data analysis.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences and other relevant disciplines. BS degree required
  • Basic understanding of material physiochemical properties, polymer science, oral dosage formulation, and data analysis
  • Proficient with a variety of instrumentation platforms and software applications such MATLAB, OriginPro, and Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Experience with data mining/machine learning will be a plus
  • Knowledge in characterization techniques for particle size, powder flow, compact mechanical strength and other physical properties
  • Knowledge in melt-granulation or hot-melt extrusion
  • Knowledge in oral dosage formulation
  • Knowledge in MATLAB, OriginPro. Data mining will be a plus.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Zachary Hines at 215-531-6914.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.