Scientist, Chemical Development
The individual will independently conduct synthesis and process development activities for preclinical and clinical candidates. This includes laboratory experimentation for compound preparation, synthetic route scouting, process development/optimization, and process troubleshooting. Additional responsibilities include support for off-site synthesis and interaction with scale-up/ manufacturing contractors. The individual is also expected to effectively document research and to conduct work in a safe manner in accordance with company and departmental guidelines.
Requirements: Ph.D. in Chemistry with at least 2 years experience, or an MS with 8 years, or a BS with 12 years experience in the pharmaceutical/ process development field. Excellent interpersonal skills with strong oral and written communication skills. A thorough understanding of organic chemistry and process chemistry as well as current literature. API manufacturing experience in Chemical Development. Good understand of cGMP requirements for API manufacturing.