Formulation Scientist I

Axelon Services Corporation

Lake Forest, IL

Lake Forest, IL, US
Lake Forest, IL
30+ days ago
Formulation Scientist I
Lake Forest, IL
6 Months

chromatography Yes 2 - 4 Years
drug development Yes 2 - 4 Years
Formulation/Process Development Yes 2 - 4 Years

Our Pharmaceutical Sciences function supports Client's early to late stage portfolio translating new chemical entities into commercial drug products. Pharmaceutical Sciences is a fully integrated Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls capability that encompasses state of the art active pharmaceutical ingredient synthesis and drug product design as well as cGMP manufacturing and clinical trials supply chain. Operating within Parenteral Center of Excellence, the Innovative Parenteral Product Development (IPPD) group utilizes expertise in analytical chemistry, materials science, formulation design and process development to deliver innovative new parenteral medicines.
We are seeking a formulation and process development scientist to work in a team environment (under supervision of a team leader) engaged in the design, development, analysis and characterization of innovative parenteral pharmaceutical dosage forms.
You will predominantly be working in IPPD on Client drug product and technology projects. Under the mentorship of subject matter experts, your existing knowledge and experience will be enhanced through engagement in a program of active learning and training tailored to accelerate your contribution to the diverse business of IPPD.
Degree (or equivalent qualification) in pharmaceutical or allied scientific discipline with practical work experience gained in an operational R&D role in pharmaceutical (2-4 years), drug delivery or allied industries in a relevant area (e.g. formulation, processing, characterization of parenteral dosage forms).

Evidence of the ability to exercise sound scientific and technical judgement

Good experimentalist with experience and competence in a wide range of lab technologies typically used for analysis of parenteral drug products such as assay/impurities by UPLC, sub-visible testing by light obscuration.

Effective oral and written communication

Able to contribute effectively as a member of multidisciplinary teams

BS minimum + 2 years industry experience

About the Company

Axelon Services Corporation