R&D Specialist

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Oct 13, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's Formulation Development Group, located in Tarrytown, NY, is seeking a R&D Specialist. As R&D Specialist you will take responsibility for formulation and manufacturing process development at all stages of product development and commercialization for different drug product modalities. In addition, as R&D Specialist you will carry out research on protein formulation, stability and characterization, and develop new formulation and drug delivery technologies.

A Typical Day in the Role Might Look Like:
  • Lead and participates in formulation and product development and stability assessment activities that may include candidate screening and selection, developing lyophilized or liquid formulations for all phases of pre-clinical, clinical and commercial development.
  • Establish a comprehensive physicochemical knowledge base of therapeutic drug candidates and utilizes it to identify critical quality attributes for formulation and drug product development, and to support various cross-functional processes.
  • Develop fit-for-purpose analytical methods to support biophysical characterization, formulation and process development and research stability testing.
  • Independently design, execute and document robust stability studies and other experiments to support stability testing therapeutic protein molecules.
  • Utilize statistical science knowledge for study design and data analysis.
  • Present work at group, department and cross functional meetings.
  • Participate in research and technology innovation projects.
This Role May Be For You If:
  • You have strong initiative and drive to complete challenging tasks and learn new technologies related to Formulation Development.
  • You are capable of multi-tasking, working both independently and within a team environment.
Candidate must have BS in a related scientific field. Strong technical knowledge base an experience with protein/peptide chemistry, biophysical/biochemical characterization of proteins, bioanalytical method development and biomolecule product development is preferred. Hands-on experience and trouble-shooting proficiency with applying chromatographic (HPLC, UPLC, column chromatography), visible and subvisible particle analysis, capillary electrophoresis and/or biophysical techniques (UV-vis, DLS, CD, FTIR, DSC, AUC, Fluorescence, Raman spectroscopy) for protein characterization are highly desirable.Expertise or familiarity with SAS JMP or similar statistical packages for data fitting andmodelingis highly preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated track record of peer-reviewed publications is preferred. Enthusiasm in science with a motivation for making contributions in a team environment is necessary.Ability to quickly adapt to changes in project direction.

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