Research Scientist II - Microspectroscopy

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry
  3. United States
West Lafayette, USA
Posting date: 05 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Scientist II of Microspectroscopy for a CRO located in West Lafayette, IN. Successful candidate will perform, analyze and interpret data from experiments independently utilizing polarized light microscopy, stereomicroscopy, infrared microspectroscopy, SEM/EDX, and Raman microspectroscopy.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide project oversight, client interactions if required, and scientific input.
  • Develop and utilize characterization techniques to support drug substance and drug product development.
  • Comply with all cGMP and safety requirements, laboratory SOPs and company policies and procedures.
  • Participate and oversee troubleshooting of analytical test methods and laboratory instruments.
  • Perform data analysis and interpretation, prepare and review well-written scientific reports.
  • Develop and write analytical methods and operating procedures according to specific sample or testing requirements.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Master's or Bachelor's in Chemistry or related science field.
  • Knowledge base in microscopy (that may include light, hot-stage, Raman, FT-IR, or SEM/EDS) or microspectroscopy.
  • 1-5 years of related laboratory work experience.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • Experience with advanced analytical techniques, design and troubleshooting experiments and interpretation of data.
  • Excellent communication skills, as is a high level of independence and the ability to handle multiple projects.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Certification in Applied Chemical Microscopy

To Apply:

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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.