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Assistant Scientist, Formulation


San Diego, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

We are in relentless pursuit of your success.  Joining the team at BioDuro means you’ve signed up for a world of opportunity, collaboration and possibility. Come grow and develop your career here by working closely with a team of seasoned experts and rising stars.  Contribute your talents to meaningful projects that impact the lives of patients around the world.   At BioDuro, leadership is exhibited at every level. No matter what your role, all of our employees are empowered to lead us in our relentless pursuit of success.

Our core principles of flexibility, visibility and reliability make us a trusted name and a catalyst in bringing the best pharmaceutical solutions to our global community partners.  Embedded in everything we do at BioDuro is the reality that the products we help create, have the potential to cure patients.

BioDuro is a leading contract development and manufacturing organization.  We were founded on the principle of scientific innovation and we are fiercely committed to Collaboration and Possibility.  Our cutting-edge drug delivery and bioavailability enhancement technologies allow us to provide solutions for challenging clinical trial projects from Phase 0 to Phase III studies. We provide integrated quality services to help our clients bring their products from development to commercialization in our 44,000-sq. ft. facility.

We have an immediate opening for Formulation Assistant Scientist

Essential Job Functions
•   Performs hands on formulation development on solid oral dosage forms such as spray drying, hot melt extrusion, blending, dry granulating, and encapsulating or tableting of formulations
•   Understands and follows specific instructions to conduct experimental protocols and SOPs
•   Reviews, compiles and documents data and results and compares them to acceptance criteria, SOP requirements, methodologies, product specifications, etc.
•   Assists in the preparation of scientific reports, experimental protocols
•   Complies with BioDuro SOP and cGMP practices in documentation and equipment operation
•   Performs other duties as assigned by senior scientists

BioDuro provides opportunities to work in beautiful Torrey Pines, CA or across the globe.  We are proud to offer competitive salaries and benefits to our employees.  In addition to full health benefits, paid time off, bonus and a retirement savings plan, BioDuro provides employees with daily free catered lunch, a company garden, and a variety of engaging employee events.  We reward and promote employees who exhibit the values of Accountability, Respect, Tenacity, Results and Integrity.

EOE and Accommodation
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  BioDuro provides reasonable accommodation in job application procedures for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you are selected to interview for a position, you may also request an accommodation with our team directly.


•   BS in Chemistry or related field
•   Previous pharmaceutical experience and knowledge of solid state chemistry or analytical chemistry is a plus
•   Good oral and written communication skills
•    Ability to work in a team and collaborative environment
•   Strong organizational skills and high attention to detail