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Process Development Principal Scientist: Pivotal Drug Product TechnologiesLive
What you will do
Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital group leader role for the Pivotal Drug Product Technologies group you will provide technical and project leadership while integrating information generated by cross-functional teams to ensure success through the commercialization process.
Oversight of late-stage biologics drug product formulation and fill/finish process development.
Lead cross-functional Drug Product Commercialization Teams responsible for formulation development, fill/finish process development / characterization, technology transfer and regulatory authoring for pipeline and lifecycle management projects.
Lead all aspects of and engage in the planning, design, execution, and documentation of formulation and fill/finish process development studies.
Manage a team of engineers and scientists to advance program and functional objectives.
Participate and lead global cross-functional teams working optimally in a highly matrixed team environment to motivate change, efficiency and strong relationships.
Author and review guideline documents, technical protocols, reports, product impact assessments, and regulatory sections in support of INDA and marketing application submissions.
Drive continuous improvement in the drug product development process through technological innovation and application of first principles in process engineering.
Serve as subject matter expert in drug product technologies and help drive best practices and technical advancements.
Deliver progress reports and presentations to ensure management awareness and engagement of the status, progress, strategy and future program and functional needs.
Expand the utilization of sophisticated IS systems to improve drug product design through faster data availability, leveraging historical information, analyzing large data sets, and statistical analysis
Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 10% of the time
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our outstanding contributions to serve patients. The scientific professional we seek has the following qualifications:
Doctorate degree and 2 years of scientific experience OR
Masters degree and 5 years of scientific experience OR
Bachelors degree and 7 years of scientific experience
Advanced degree in Engineering, Pharmaceutics, Biotechnology or Material Science.
8+ years of experience in pharmaceuticals/biotechnology
5+ years of experience including elements of formulation and fill/finish process development, process characterization, technical transfers to manufacturing sites, and statistical design and analysis of experiments, and regulatory authoring.
Leadership of highly technical professionals with demonstrated results driving forward pipeline and lifecycle management programs.
Hands-on experience bringing new biotech products to market, across various dosage forms and device delivery systems.
Experience with sophisticated drug delivery for biologics including sustained release, nasal, pulmonary, or dermal delivery.
Outstanding knowledge of formulation, aseptic processing and manufacturing of biotechnology products, vials, syringes, cartridges, devices, disposables, modeling, and the associated GMP/Device documentation and regulatory filings.
Strong problem solving and effective cross-functional communication skills and ability to influence colleagues with ideas.
Previous scientific and managerial experience in support of drug product development, investigations and regulatory filing.
Ability to learn and act on dynamic information at a rapid pace.
Demonstrated track record of publication, patents and presentations.
What you can expect of us
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.
Apply now for a career that defies imagination
Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits
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Join UsIf you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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