Associate Scientist, Analytical R&D (non-PhD)

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Chesterfield, Missouri
Feb 18, 2021
Feb 26, 2021
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The qualified candidate will join the Analytical R&D organization to enable development of biological therapeutics and vaccines in Chesterfield, MO. The qualified candidate will be responsible for applying analytical methods in the assessment of product quality, detection of impurities, and characterization. This group performs testing in the R&D and/or regulated settings in support of clinical drug and vaccine candidates. The group performs method development, transfer, verification, and qualification in support of process and formulation development for biotherapeutics and vaccines.


The qualified colleague is responsible for developing, troubleshooting, and utilizing analytical methodologies to support process development of biotherapeutics and vaccines. The individual is responsible for becoming proficient in a breadth of analytical methodologies including HPLC and electrophoresis assays. The colleague must work within corporate guidelines and must appropriately record, archive, and report all data. The colleague must be able to interact effectively with peers and leaders as part of a multi-disciplinary team. The candidate must thrive in a fast-paced environment. Attention to detail, strong organizational skills, the ability to multitask and effective interpersonal and communication skills are required. Documentation of analytical results in technical reports is required.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology or related field with 0-3 years of experience in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Laboratory experience in a variety of analytical laboratory techniques.
  • Ability to follow established procedures under minimal supervision.

  • Experience with Quality Systems and Good Documentation Practices. Some knowledge of drug development process for progression of biological candidates.
  • Excellent documentation skills.
  • Self-motivated and highly effective in a team-based environment.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience in analysis of large molecules, proteins, oligonucleotides, surfactantsor lipids.
  • Experience with laboratory data systems such as Laboratory Information Management Systems.

Other Job Details:
  • Last Date to Apply for Job: February 24, 2021
  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus: YES
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