Research Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry, Laboratory Technician, Pharmacology
  3. United States
West Lafayette, USA
Posting date: 29 Mar 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Dissolution Research Scientist with a pharmaceutical company located in West Lafayette, IN.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Independently perform hands-on experimental work utilizing dissolution, solubility, liquid chromatography, UV-Vis, and other associated analytical techniques.
  • Develop, validate, and write analytical methods and operating procedures according to specific sample or testing requirements, specifically related to drug dissolution, solubility, and liquid chromatography.
  • Conduct scheduled preventive maintenance and qualification of equipment (i.e. USP dissolution and HPLC instruments).
  • Maintain appropriate documentation (records and lab notebooks) as required by SOPs.
  • Provide project oversight, client interactions if required, and scientific input.
  • Comply with all cGMP and safety requirements, laboratory SOPs and company policies and procedures.
  • Participate in troubleshooting of analytical test methods and laboratory instruments.
  • Comply with good housekeeping and safety practices.
  • Perform data analysis and interpretation.
  • Prepare well-written scientific reports.

Skills and Requirements:

  • S or M.S in Analytical Chemistry, or related field with relevant experience in drug dissolution, solubility, and chromatography.
  • Exceptional analytical and chromatographic background in drug dissolution and solubility.
  • 5+ years of related laboratory work experience in a pharmaceutical environment, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Experience with new protocols, design and troubleshooting experiments and interpretation of data.
  • Excellent communication skills are required, as is a high level of independence and the ability to lead and manage multiple projects.
  • Critical thinking, problem solving and instrument/experimental method troubleshooting capabilities.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jarred Fetterman at 215-531-5593.

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.