Formulation Development Expert

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Polpharma Biologics is a state-of-the-art biological R&D and manufacturing facility, one of the most modern in Europe. We have a fantastic, international team of experienced experts and dynamic young scientists with common goals and values. Biotechnology is our passion.

Together we develop medicines, offering a new hope to patients suffering from serious diseases. We create a passionate and friendly workplace environment. Join us!

Your role

In this position you will become a member of our R&D group. You will have direct impact on the development of diverse formulations of our biosimilar products.

Your responsibilities

  • Supporting drug product development strategy planning
  • Planning and execution of experiments
  • Mentoring for junior staff
  • Collaboration with other departments involved in process/product development and further life cycle (e.g. Upstream, Downstream and Analytical Development Departments, Quality Control, Quality Compliance, Technical Operations)
  • Collaboration with IP department on formulation patent searches and patent applications preparation
  • Supporting preparation of regulatory documentation
  • Representing company during inspections, audits and meetings with regulatory agencies (FDA, EMA)
  • Storing and managing data according to GDP and internal procedures
  • Writing reports according to the internal procedures and best scientific writing practices
  • Presentation of experimental data during team and/or department meetings
  • Performing literature searches to address challenges or to seek improvements

If you have

  • Degree in pharmacy, biotechnology, chemistry or other life sciences
  • Minimum 5 years of track-record experience in biologics formulation development (liquid and lyophilized forms; most preferably in the field of monoclonal antibodies)
  • Experience in early to late phase drug product development
  • Experience in analytical characterization techniques used in biopharmaceutical R&D (e.g., DLS, SLS, DSC, FTIR, DSF, chromatography, UV-Vis, viscometry)
  • Ability to independently plan and execute experiments and deliver results within required timelines and quality
  • Excellent organization (incl. good writing) skills to deliver reports on time and with appropriate quality
  • Effective communication and good presentation skills to update team members on the project progress
  • Ability to search literature and draw conclusions
  • Pro-active attitude and willingness to contribute to the development of the group
  • Ability to work independently as well as a strong team player
  • Ability to collaborate on cross-functional projects
  • Practical knowledge of MS Office and statistical software (e.g. JMP)
  • Fluent English

We offer

  • Private healthcare
  • Cutting-edge technology equipment
  • Attractive salary
  • International work environment
  • Relocation package
  • And much more…
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Why you should work with us