Scientist – Formulations

Scientist – Formulations

Scientist – Formulations

Accentuate Staffing is hiring for multiple openings for one of our top pharma clients in the RTP area who is expanding their R&D group and looking for strong candidates to join them on the ride!

Responsibilities:

  • Formulates solution and suspension MDIs.
  • Selects components (valves, cans, actuators, dose counters, overwraps) for MDI development.
  • Develops, troubleshoots, and optimizes MDI processes from lab to pilot scale. Assists in scale up and transfer of processes from pilot to exhibit and commercial scale.
  • Performs preventive maintenance, calibration or functional modification as necessary on MDI Process machinery.
  • Characterizes active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for respiratory products using techniques such as particle size by laser diffraction, Karl Fischer (KF) moisture analysis, thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), and microcalorimetry.

Requirements:

  • BS degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or related field or MS with 2+ years’ experience
  • Familiarity with health and safety regulations and cGMP.
  • Analytical thinker and problem solver.
  • Experience in MDI formulation and performance testing.
  • Experience in MDI processing from R&D / pilot scale. Exhibit or commercial MDI process experience preferred.
  • Experience in statistical design of experiments as applied to MDI formulation and processes is a plus.