Staff Scientist, Formlation Development

Tarrytown, New York
May 01, 2022
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Our Formulation Development Group (FDG) is seeking a highly motivated Staff Scientist or Scientist to lead key Formulation and Product Development activities. The Staff Scientist in FDG leads formulation and drug product development that may include candidate screening and selection for preclinical and Phase 1 clinical studies, developing formulations for Phase 2/3 clinical studies and commercialization. In addition, Staff Scientists carry out research on protein formulation, protein stability and characterization, and develops new technologies.

A Typical Day in the Role of Specialist Might Look Like:

  • Lead formulation and drug product development activities for multiple programs, in collaboration with analytical and drug product process development and other cross functional teams.
  • Design and conduct biochemical and biophysical characterization and pre-formulation studies to support evaluation of preclinical drug assets and developing preclinical and FIH formulations
  • Independently designs and conducts stability studies and other experiments to support formulation development and stability testing in various phases
  • Develops and applies analytical methods to support product characterization, formulation development, and stability testing of mAbs, bi-specifics and other modalities.
  • Serve as a program lead and subject matter of experts at the cross functional research, CMC and program teams
  • Presents work at group, department and inter-department meetings, and shares knowledge and expertise of formulations development at cross-functional team meetings.
  • Authors and reviews formulation development sections of regulatory and technical documents, study reports and technology transfer documents
  • Mentors and manages research associates as needed
  • Seeks out, recognizes and assesses new technologies to improve formulation development and analytical characterization

This Role Might Be For You If You:
  • Have hands-on experience and trouble-shooting proficiency with analytical and characterization techniques for biomolecules. Such as column chromatographic (HPLC/UPLC), capillary electrophoresis and/or biophysical techniques (such as DLS, CD, FTIR, DSC, AUC) for protein characterization.
  • You have a passion for science with a motivation for making contributions and thrive in fast-paced collaborative team environment.
  • You are excel at multi-tasking, working both independently and within a fast-paced collaborative environment.

This role requires a PhD in Chemistry, or Biochemistry, Biophysics, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or a related discipline with 3-7 years of proven experience (candidates with experience may be considered as a Scientist). Must have a proven track record of publications in the field of endeavor.

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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