(Senior) Scientist High-Throughput & Preformulation Sciences

Johnson & Johnson

4.2

(92)

Beerse, Belgium

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  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction
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    Position summary

    ntial drug candidates and their formulations.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Design, lead and perform activities in the High-Throughput and Preformulation Sciences labs related to characterization of physicochemical and biopharmaceutics properties of drug substance and drug product, starting from the early development stage throughout the entire product development lifecycle.

    • Understand and translate physicochemical properties of new compounds into early formulation strategies with a strong focus on therapeutic peptides.

    • Troubleshoot any fundamental formulation challenges resulting from the physicochemical properties of the compound as well as excipients.

    • Drive innovation within the team, supporting novel drug delivery modalities including peptide delivery and (ultra) long acting injectables.

    • Actively collaborate with academic and private research organizations and consortia in the field of preformulation, physicochemical characterization and biopharmaceutics.

    • Build and maintain strong relationship with key stakeholders including Discovery Sciences, Clinical Pharmacology, Developability, Oral Solids Development, Parenterals & Liquids Development...

    • Work in a multidisciplinary team of researchers, internally as well as externally.

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • Degree in Sciences: Pharmaceutical, Chemistry (analytical/organic), Physics, Engineering or a related science with experience in preformulation, biopharmaceutics or high-throughput physicochemical characterization (PhD or equivalent by experience).

    Experience and Skills:

    Required:

    • Physical and analytical chemistry background preferred, good understanding of the broader pharmaceutical product development picture, including high level principles of preclinical and clinical development is considered an advantage.

    • Experience with supporting different drug delivery modalities, ranging from enabling formulation platforms to localized delivery and long acting injectables...

    • Affinity and insight in experimental activities in pioneering laboratories

    • Interest in learning and applying predictive modeling in the formulation design space

    • Fluent English (both spoken and written), proven experience with scientific reporting.

    • Standout colleague, dynamic, creative, innovative and flexible.

    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.

    For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit https://www.careers.jnj.com.

    Why you should apply for a job to Johnson & Johnson:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2020
  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.2/5 in supportive management
  • 71% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 88% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Global parental leave for all new parents (maternal, paternal, adoptive or surrogacy-assisted).
  • Global exercise reimbursement.
  • Two weeks off (one of them fully paid) for volunteer work.