Staff Scientist, Method Dev

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories   •  

Columbia, MO

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 32 days ago

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Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing has delivered expert scientific support to companies working to improve human and animal health. As a member of the Eurofins BPT team, you'll work alongside respected technical experts dedicated to scientific excellence in a process driven regulatory compliant environment.


Eurofins BPT-Columbia is looking for a Staff Scientist to join our Method Development team located in Columbia, Missouri. The Staff Scientist position is an advanced level professional position involved in planning own work and supervising the day-to-day activities in a laboratory setting under prescribed processes (protocols, standard operating procedures, methods, etc.). Completes work for research and development under CGMP and/or GLP guidelines for studies, documentation, etc.


Conducts and monitors studies to ensure data accuracy and report quality.

Writes reports on studies.

Provides complex analytical work on projects and studies using a range of analytical techniques and instruments.

Works with independence on studies and assignments.

Typically serves as technical leader within a group or team and may also serve as project leader/study director on assigned projects.


Basic minimum requirements:


Bachelor's degree in relevant field such as chemistry, biochemistry, biology, chemical engineering, pharmaceutical sciences, or other directly related field or degree with comparable coursework in the above areas and a minimum of eight years of experience in a directly relevant setting.

A Master's degree in a relevant field and five years of directly relevant experience may be substituted for the bachelor's degree and experience.

A PhD in a relevant field and two years of directly relevant experience may be substituted for bachelor's degree and experience.

In rare cases, comparable demonstrated competence and experience in the relevant area may be used to substitute in whole or in part for the Bachelor's degree.

Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship


The ideal candidate would possess:


Pharmaceutical industry experience

Experience with trace level analysis

Method development and Validation experience

CRO industry experience

Mass spectrometry, including structural elucidation

Hands on experience with other analytical instrumentation: IC, GC, GCMS, and HPLC

Familiarity and/or experience in a laboratory setting is required in a cGMP regulated environment.


Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Columbia, MO are encouraged to apply.


As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.