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Janssen Research & Development develops treatments that improve the health and lifestyles of people worldwide. R&D development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, pulmonary hypertension and reproductive medicine. At Janssen R&D within Analytical Development (AD) – we are recruiting a Principal or Senior Scientist for Targeted Drug Delivery Characterization, based in the greater area of Antwerp, Belgium. The Principal or Senior scientist will join the Advanced Material Characterization and Investigations (AMCI) group within AD. AMCI is an international and diverse team of scientists performing advanced analytical characterization of pharmaceutical products and leading global analytical investigations for the commercial product portfolio and for the Discovery, Product Development & Supply (DPDS) organization of Janssen R&D. The AMCI group consists of different analytical centers of excellence such as primary packaging and combination products, colloidal sciences, rheology, particle identification, particle and powder characterization, metal testing, NMR, excipient & polymer characterization, and oligonucleotide & peptide analytics. We are currently looking for a highly motivated Principal or Senior scientist to join our team. For this laboratory-based position, you will work together with internal and external specialists in drug product development and analytical development teams to find innovative solutions for in-depth characterization for new modalities/drug delivery platforms supporting combination products such as long acting injectables, oligonucleotides and liposomes from the perspective of understanding the physical properties of the products and the interactions between the devices and drug product. The position is based in Beerse, Belgium. Key Responsibilities: Strengthen the devices/packaging and colloidal sciences team in the AMCI group in Beerse. Scientifically lead projects from early to late development phase with emphasis on novel formulations and drug delivery platforms. Design, lead and perform analytical characterization work with the highest scientific standards in the area of devices/packaging and colloidal sciences Apply state-of–the art scientific knowledge to ensure high quality of the delivered results. Work in a multidisciplinary team of scientists and show ability to learn and explore new techniques. Act quickly and provide expertise and solutions Contribute and lead building new analytical expertise for new modalities (nanosuspensions) and drug delivery devices. Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, GMP and safety. Stay up to date with the scientific literature in the pharmaceutical analysis field. Initiate and lead collaboration with external partners and universities to ensure appropriate testing methodologies for new drug delivery formations. Qualifications Ph.D. preferably in Mechanical/Chemical engineering/Physics/Analytical chemistry or any other related fields with at least 5 years of experience. Expertise with combination products and different types of drug delivery devices ideally focused on analytical testing is an advantage, e.g. knowledge on the interaction between drug product with the device, such as container closure integrity testing / mechanical testing / permeability testing / advanced imaging techniques (e.g., X-ray tomography, microscopy, MRI, SEM/AFM/TEM…). Knowledge of colloidal systems and characterization by different analytical techniques (e.g., ss-NMR, DLS, rheology,…) is considered an advantage. Efficient, flexible, dynamic, results and performance driven. Strong track record of scientific contributions including peer reviewed publications, or patents, or presentations at major international meetings is considered a plus. Good project management and communication skills. Sense of urgency. Our offer: An exciting position in an international and dynamic environment with continuous learning and growth opportunities Working on a site that harbors all aspects of the drug discovery and development process, located close to the vibrant city of Antwerp. A competitive salary, on-site sport accommodations, health/energy programs and other benefits for you and your family. An inclusive team environment where diversity and different opinions are respected and valued, and the importance of a good work-life balance is recognized. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Primary Location Belgium-Antwerp-Beerse- Organization Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (7555) Job Function R&D Requisition ID 2206037037W
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