Packaging Engineer III

Location
Foster City, CA
Posted
Oct 12, 2021
Ref
2552433
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Packaging Engineer III
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible


Packaging Engineer III

Qualified candidates for the Packaging Engineer III position will focus on the development of primary and secondary packaging for oral solid dosage and parenteral drug products. We are seeking a motivated, detail oriented individual able to contribute in a cross-functional team setting.

Specific Job Responsibilities
  • Lead package development on cross-functional project teams from Phase 1 clinical studies through commercialization.
  • Prepare and execute package development plans, conduct experiments on-site, and supervise experiments performed at contract sites.
  • Author technical reports and regulatory filing sections related to container closure system and manufacturing.
  • Support technology transfer to clinical and commercial manufacturing sites.
  • Support product quality investigations, CAPAs, and change control activities.
  • Effectively communicate ideas, project goals, and results to team members across functions and departments.
  • Qualified candidates should be self-motivated and organized, knowledgeable of relevant scientific literature, passionate about scientific inquiry and investigation, proactive in identifying and addressing potential challenges, and collaborative in driving solutions.


Knowledge & Skills
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be able to write clear, concise, and error-free documents.
  • Must be able to exercise judgment within well-defined and established procedures and policies in order to determine and take appropriate action.


Required Education & Experience
  • A Bachelor's Degree in packaging science, package engineering, or a related scientific field with a minimum of six (6) years of relevant industry experience OR a Master's Degree with a minimum of four (4) years of relevant industry experience.
  • Experience developing and commercializing pharmaceutical products.
  • Working knowledge of FDA and cGMP standards for combination products.


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Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead's therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.


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