Science profiles for the next big push in Oral Formulation Research
Oral Formulation Research
We are accelerating our research and development efforts and are looking to recruit even more of the most talented scientists in the field of oral drug delivery at all levels of seniority. Our mission is crucial to millions of patients – and to the future of Novo Nordisk. Are you ready to take up the challenge?
About the department
At Oral Formulation Research in Måløv, Denmark, you’ll join an international, ambitious and friendly, early research team. Our shared goal is to develop peptide and protein formulation concepts to enable oral drug delivery for type 2 diabetes as well as other chronic diseases. Long-term thinking drives our activities, and our research unit has been designed to provide the best scientific environment for the discovery and development of breakthrough medicines. Here, you’ll find the culture of ingenuity necessary to develop the next generation of life-saving therapies. Oral drug delivery is a key component of our company’s future strategy, and we enjoy the full backing from top management that comes with it.
As a scientist in Oral Formulation Research your main objective will be to formulate therapeutic proteins and peptides into oral solid dosage forms and developing innovative oral drug delivery systems. Working alongside talented colleagues from all over the world, you will share ideas and inspiration across different scientific specialisations. You will soon realize that working at Oral Formulation Research is a mutually rewarding commitment. Our consistent growth provides you with professional development and career opportunities – as well as ample funding for projects.
You hold a degree in Life Sciences, pharmaceutical sciences or another relevant discipline. You are well acquainted with tablet manufacturing and related processes, as well as advanced oral drug delivery technologies. Knowledge of solid-state characterisation and biophysics as well as high-level insight into the GI-tract physiology will also be a plus, as will patenting experience. But most importantly, you are driven by the basic tenet of science – to take on something that people think can’t be done, and to go way beyond where we are today.
You apply your creativity to find solutions to the scientific challenges you encounter during your research, and you share knowledge and experience freely with other scientists, lab technicians and researchers to further our common cause. We are looking for scientists at all levels of seniority – so send us your CV and application, and let’s see if we can find a position that matches your skills and ambition together.
Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we have been changing diabetes since 1923. If you are ready to help us strengthen our position as an innovative pioneer and respected industry leader, we encourage you to join us and make the most of your talent.
For further information please contact Tina Bjeldskov Pedersen (+45 30 75 18 11) or Jenni Pessi (+45 30 75 40 45).
We will conduct interviews on an ongoing basis. So please apply as soon as possible.
5 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 81281
About Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company, founded in 1923 and headquartered just outside Copenhagen, Denmark.
Our purpose is to drive change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases such as obesity, and rare blood and rare endocrine diseases.
We do so by pioneering scientific breakthroughs, expanding access to our medicines and working to prevent and ultimately cure the diseases we treat.
We employ more than 43,000 people in 80 offices around the world, and market our products in 170 countries.