R&D Associate - Formulation Development

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Jun 13, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's Formulation Development Group (FDG), located in Tarrytown, NY is seeking an R&D Associate. Our FDG group drives vital research on protein formulation development, drug stability and characterization, and drug delivery technologies. In this exciting role, you will help drive formulation and manufacturing process development at all stages of our product development and commercialization for different drug product modalities.

A Day in the Role of R&D Associate Might Look Like:
  • Lead and participates in formulation 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, and life cycle management.
  • 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 craft, execute and detail 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 Might Be For You If:
  • You have an excellent problem-solving approach
  • You thrive in a creative, flexible team environment

This role requires a M.S. or B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Biology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a related field with 0-6 years of relevant industry working experience. A technical knowledge base and experience with protein/peptide chemistry, biophysical/biochemical characterization of proteins, bioanalytical method development and biomolecule product development is desirable. Experience 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 is also desirable.

Excellent oral and written communication skills and enthusiasm in science with a motivation for making contributions in a team environment is necessary. Ability to quickly adapt to changes in project direction a plus.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.