Principal Scientist: AMD

Up to US$150000 per annum + Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Bristol, USA
Posting date: 19 Jan 2024

Principal Scientist: AMD - Permanent - Onsite

Proclinical is seeking a Principal Scientist: AMD to join a cutting-edge manufacturing company. This is a permanent role located in Bristol, PA.

Skills & Requirements:

  • PhD in analytical chemistry or related field with a minimum of 10 years of SMAD industrial experience.
  • Demonstrated thorough understanding of analytical instrumentation, columns (e.g. RP, HIC, IEX), and software (e.g. Waters, Agilent, Varian, Sciex, etc.)
  • Demonstrated thorough understanding of analytical method development strategies and cGMP method qualification/validation requirements
  • Demonstrated thorough understanding of chromatographic theory and application thereof
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)
  • Must be eligible to work in the US.

The Principal Scientist will:

  • Provide in-depth, hands-on, technical expertise, for the development, phase-appropriate validation. transfer, and documentation of analytical methods in support of GMP small molecule drug-linker synthesis.
  • Serve as analytical subject matter expert (SME) for small molecule drug-linker process development (PD) by interpreting, optimizing, and troubleshooting PD-generated analytical data, establishing in-process controls, assisting in the generation of process development reports, and preparing and presenting external communications.
  • Establish communication channels and maintain consistent, reliable and exceptional communication of analytical data to the small molecule drug-linker PD team.
  • Supervise and mentor laboratory staff in all aspects of analytical development operations including laboratory safety, instrument operation and maintenance, method development strategies, method validation strategies, proper documentation, and external communication.
  • Lead by example and establish the Principle Scientist (SMAD) position as a technical and professional role model for laboratory staff.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Shannon Briggs at (+1) 215-531-6914 or

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.