R&D Associate (Formulation Development)

Location
Working from home
Posted
Jul 21, 2021
Ref
R1041
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
As an R&D Associate will be responsible for planning and executing Drug Product process development activities for Formulation Development.

A typical day may include:
  • Supporting implementation of small-scale models to ensure effective characterization of different unit operations and ensuring a seamless technology transfer to the manufacturing sites.
  • Supporting Drug Product Process lab operation and expansion of in-house process development capabilities. This includes supporting laboratory layout and setup, procuring tools and equipment, overseeing equipment installation and operation, and working closely with key members of formulation development, manufacturing and facility management teams to support full functionality of DP process laboratory.
  • Independently designs, executes and documents formulation, fill and finish (e.g. freeze-thaw, mixing, filtration, filling) development studies to understand impact of process parameters on product quality attributes.
  • Routinely authors and reviews guidelines, protocols and reports, regulatory sections, and risk assessments to support technology transfer to manufacturing sites.
  • Presents work at group, department and cross functional meetings, and contributes as a process lead in drug development team meetings.
  • Seeks out, recognizes and assesses existing and new technologies to improve process development capabilities in Formulations Development Group. Contributes as a knowledgeable resource on prevalent manufacturing related technologies and processes.

This may be for you if you:
  • Thrive working in a fast-paced environment
  • Can work independently to work towards team goals
  • Able to work effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix environment

To be considered for this you should have Bachelors or Masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutics, Chemical or Biomedical Engineering (or related subject area) with 0-5 years of relevant work experience. Experience with drug product (formulation and process) development and characterization is desired as is skill set & understanding in support of GMP manufacturing, quality and regulatory functions. Possesses strong capability with analytical instruments in characterizing protein therapeutics. Experience in developing and implementing small scale models is highly desirable.

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!

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