Process chemist

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Analytical Chemistry
  3. Switzerland
Risch-Rotkreuz, Switzerland
Posting date: 01 Jun 2021

Proclinical has partnered with a large pharmaceutical coompany in search for an experienced chemist/ materials scientist with experience in chemical process development and/or analytics. You will work with the development of calibrators, controls, diluents, internal solutions. This is a Swiss based role and is an exiciting opportunity to work in a dynamic enviornment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Development of reagent formulations in a lab-lot scale
  • Establishing a pilot scale filling line for reagent production
  • Evaluation of the chemical stability, sensor and material compatibility of formulations
  • Establishing and maintaining close collaborations with other teams such as system engineering, method development and system testing or external partners
  • Analysis of reagents and materials in external laboratories according to standards; evaluation of test results
  • Timely and efficient documentation of test results; preparation of test plans and test reports
  • Coordination of deliverables and tasks according to timelines

Skills & Qualifications

  • MSc or PhD in Chemistry, Material Sciences or related sciences
  • 1-2 years' experience working in R&D environment
  • 1-2 years' experience working in the development of IVD reagents and the assessment of chemical stabilities
  • Broad knowledge and hands-on experience in chemical analytical methods (e.g. HPLC/IC, UV/VIS or IR spectroscopy) with focus on small molecules and ions analysis
  • Experience in process development for pilot production scale
  • Willingness to work in a S2 lab environment
  • Excellent technical writing skills

To Apply

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