Scientist

Location
Morrisville, NC, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 06, 2018
Ref
2060158390
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Senior Scientist
Job Description

Scientist

Position Summary

Due to expansion, Catalent is looking to recruit an experienced Lead Scientist to join a growing scientific group at our site in Morrisville, NC. The laboratory groups at are responsible for the support of pharmaceutical product development in a range of dosage forms both directly with customers and in collaboration with other Catalent facilities.

The Scientist works with minimum supervision, conferring with superior on unusual matters. They may be assisted by laboratory technicians/associates. They demonstrate potential for technical proficiency and scientific creativity through broad assignments. The Scientist has some latitude for unreviewed action or decision. They may be responsible for setting and defining technical objectives and assessing results. Comply with divisional and site Environmental Health and Safety requirements.

The Role (daily responsibilities)

• May direct projects in a technical lead role and may indirectly manage other employees.

• Comply with divisional and site Environmental Health and Safety requirements.

• Authors technical documents, such as protocols, test methods, text reports, certificates of analysis, and operating procedures

• Review technical documents for accuracy, thoroughness and regulatory compliance

• Maintain high quality laboratory documentation in accordance with applicable regulatory

guidance and Site SOPs

• Proactively address work issues at both an individual level and a team level

• Develop and execute complex procedures or methods with high quality

• Propose deviations from established procedures and methods based upon sound judgment.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience:

• Doctoral degree, Masters degree, or Bachelors degree, in chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology or closely related physical science from a four-year college/university.

• PhD and 0-2 years related experience, MS and 4-6 years related experience, BS and 7-9 years related experience.

• Separations and/or Mass spectrometry experience required.

• Prior experience working in a GMP lab ideal

• Method development, optimization, validation and sample testing experience a plus

• Experience in other large molecule characterization techniques is a plus and may be substituted for LC/ MS experience.

• Excellent written and verbal communications skills with internal and external customers

• Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines



Position Benefits

+ Potential for career growth within an expanding team

+ Defined career path and annual performance review and feedback process

+ Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K are all offered from Day One of employment

+ 19 days of paid time off annually + 7 paid holidays

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where our professionals work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market, for the benefit of patients globally.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied.™

Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities, or contact us at +1 877 503 9493.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

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Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career - join the global drug development and delivery leader! You will help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply some of the over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Our highly skilled, dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving the health of patients by combining their personal expertise with advanced technologies to advance science and supply innovative new products of the highest quality to patients globally.

Why Catalent?

+ Gain unparalleled experience by working on multiple products and technologies - we launch nearly 200 new products for our customers each year.

+ We have 20 global pharmaceutical Product Development teams on five continents, who are, at any given time, working on over 700 new products and hundreds of ongoing clinical trials.

+ Our products include some of the latest life-saving medicines as well as some of the most well-known consumer health brands used by families every day.

+ Catalent's more than 30 global facilities on 5 continents manufacture over 70 billion doses of over 7,000 important medicines and consumer health products.

+ Nearly 1 in 20 doses of medicines taken around the world has been touched by the Catalent team.

+ We have +1,100 patents on many superior patient-preferred technologies used by all the top pharmaceutical, biologic and consumer health companies.

+ We established the Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute to drive collaboration and scientific exchange among industry professionals, academics and partners.

+ Many of our 1,400+ scientists are regularly published in top industry journals and present at top industry conferences to advance knowledge sharing and the development of better life-saving medicines.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.