R&D Specialist (Formulation Development)

Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
Jul 15, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's Formulation Development Group is seeking a R&D Specialist as we work to support all stages of pre-clinical, clinical and commercial formulation and drug product development. You will apply biochemical and biophysical methods to carry out characterization and development studies for our monoclonal antibody-based therapeutics, including antibody drug conjugates (ADC), to support drug substance and drug product development. In addition, you will conduct research in collaborations with our colleagues in Research and Preclinical Development to develop new technologies and platforms.

A Typical Day in the Role of R&D Specialist Might Look Like:
  • Executing formulation development, characterization, and stability studies for monoclonal antibody and drug conjugates programs, such as ADC.
  • Participating in the development of phase-appropriate biochemical and bioanalytical methods as well as high-throughput biophysical methods for characterization of stability and degradation mechanisms of drug products.
  • Performing routine sample analysis to support formulation and product development activities.
  • Contributing to formulation development technical reports to support the process development and manufacturing of clinical drug substances and drug products.
  • Utilizing statistical science knowledge for study design and data analysis.
  • Presenting work at group, department, and cross-functional meetings.

This Role Might Be for You If:
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, are a great teammate with effective communication skills.

To be considered for this you should have a B.S with 5 + years or M.S. with 2 + years with a degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysics or a related field with 2-4 years of relevant industry working experience. Good understanding of protein chemistry, analytical method development, bioprocessing, and biomolecule product development is desirable.
  • Hands-on experience with biochemical and biophysical techniques for protein characterization. Techniques would include: chromatography (SEC, IEX, RP), viscosity, gel electrophoresis (CE-SDS, MCE, cIEF, iCE), particle size (DLS, HIAC, MFI), spectroscopy (UV-Vis, CD, AUC, fluorescence), and thermostability characterization (DSC, DSF) is desirable.
  • Familiarity with common laboratory software (Empower, ELN, etc.)
  • Experience using statistical software (JMP, MS Office, etc.)

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.