Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
For Drug Product Services (DPS), our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch, located in Basel, Switzerland and Stein, Switzerland, we have exciting opportunities. Become part of a group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and join us by applying for the position as Senior Scientist Physical Chemistry Analytical Development.
Establish Drug Product analytical infrastructure and services for biologics, small molecule and peptide parenteral products for clinical as well as commercial products
Install, qualify and maintain instruments for Drug Product Phys-Chem Analytics and QC in close alignment with current best practices and regulations
Develop and establish analytical methods and technologies to support formulation development and Drug Product Quality Control (including HPLC and CE purity methods, content by UV, identity, color, clarity and opalescence, pH, osmolality, extractable volume, CCI, visual inspection, subvisible particles)
Carry out Phys-Chem analytical tests to support formulation development and Drug Product Quality Control as required, possibly under GMP, following applicable SOP’s and all current documentation practices
Ensure proper maintenance of equipment, safety and health protection following lab and safety instructions and all cGMP regulations
Training on the job as analytical lab technician or a degree (BSc, MSc) in e.g. Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related discipline
Working experience as a research/ technical assistant in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry, preferably in analytics
Good working knowledge in relevant analytical techniques as well as with parenteral dosage forms and protein analytics
Experience in reporting, interpretation and documentation of scientific results
Good communication and inter-personal skills; Ability to work independently in a team
Good knowledge of written and spoken English
People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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