(Associate) Scientist - Method Development, HPLC

94404, Foster City
Feb 20, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
  • PhD Degree in Analytical / Organic / Biological Chemistry or related scientific disciplines ( 1 – 3 years industry)
  • Candidates with Master’s degree  (2+ years industry) relevant experience will be considered
  • Ideal candidate will have strong background in analytical chemistry principles and extensive hands-on experience with modern analytical instruments commonly used in the analysis and characterization of diverse molecular entities including proteins, peptides, carbohydrates, conjugates and small molecules
  • Hands-on experience with analytical method development and validation using HPLC
  • Knowledge and understanding of concepts and principles in upstream / downstream bioprocess development, common bioconjugation reactions, and formulation development for adjuvanted vaccines will be a plus
  • Experience managing external contract manufacturing organization / testing labs is a plus
  • Experience working in a regulated (GLP / GMP) environment is a plus
  • Solid understanding of relevant FDA, EU, and ICH regulatory guidelines and pharmacopeia as applicable to analytical method development and qualification/validation and stability testing for small molecules, biologics and vaccines