Product Development Associate, Analytical Development
Job Req # 548134
Pharmaceutical/Biotech Company is looking for:
POSITION: Product Development Associate, Analytical Development
LOCATION: Binghamton, New York
EXPERIENCE: 5+ years Pharmaceuticals Analytical and Method Development
RELOCATION: Assistance Available
Responsible for development of analytical methodologies and conducting routine analytical characterization of pharmaceutical products from bench through commercialization. The candidate will also act as a mentor/coach to developing analytical research associates and interns.
Develop analytical methodologies to characterize nucleic acid based API and drug product formulations using various chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques such as HPLC, UV-Vis, Fluorescence and LC-MS as well as other specialty instrumentation including but not limited to particle sizers, KF, osmometer, etc.
Perform routine analytical testing for formulation development, in-process and stability testing using the above techniques
In collaboration with the formulation scientists, design and perform laboratory research experiments needed to support formulation development efforts
Maintain proper documentation of all experimental procedures and results
Write/revise analytical methods, prepare technical reports and presentations which summarize procedures, study results and provide data interpretation
Present scientific results and observations to colleagues, management and clients at internal and client meetings
Provide necessary training, guidance and oversight for analytical research associates and interns
Perform other duties as needed
BS or MS in Analytical Chemistry or in related discipline with 5+ years of relevant work experience.
Solid knowledge and hands on experience in various chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques such as HPLC, LC-MS, UV-Vis, as well as other instrumentation and techniques such as KF, fluorescent plate readers, osmometers, viscometers etc.
Familiarity with development, qualification, and validation of analytical procedures
Ability to apply existing knowledge and experience to solve standard analytical problems without instruction and receive guidance on new assignments or more complex problems from a senior team member or supervisor
Ability to think critically and creatively, have great attention to details and be able to work independently, determine appropriate resources for resolution of problems and have strong organizational and planning skills