Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence Posted Date: Oct 26 2021 Are you seeking an opportunity where you can grow your technical expertise on pharmaceutical analysis and development? If so, this Associate Analytical Scientist role is an exciting prospect to explore. As an Associate Analytical Scientist, you will progress analytical aspects of projects, utilizing your technical expertise as part of a product development and wider matrix teams. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to contribute to analytical development and to progress YOUR career. Your responsibilities include some of the following… Performs GMP analytical testing to support release or rejection of starting materials, synthetic intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients, as well as formulation intermediate, bulk and finished drug products. With supervision, executes method validation experiments for starting materials, synthetic intermediates, drug substances and drug products appropriate to clinical development phases and in line with QbD approaches. Documents laboratory work in accordance with GxP expectations, company policy, and legal requirements. Conducts review of experiments, stability protocols, and other key documents Writes specific technical sections of internal and external reports with supervision. Performs routine data management tasks including recording results effectively in a laboratory notebook or computer independently (e.g., tabulating and graphing results). Identifies and troubleshoots any problems in the execution of experimental processes; interprets results and communicates them to his/her supervisor. With mentoring, prepares and communicates conclusions and recommendations for next steps to relevant members of own team or Matrix Teams. Provides scientific input and recommendations to the project team decision making process. Follows safety requirements for his/her laboratory/working environment Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: BS or MS in Chemistry or related scientific field. 1+ years' of relevant hands-on experience. Demonstrated technical expertise and working familiarity with several analytical techniques, and laboratory procedures. Knowledge of how to analyze and interpret experimental data. Thorough operational knowledge of laboratory equipment. Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Experience with laboratory systems (e.g. Waters Empower CDS and Labware) Experience with both small molecule and biopharm analytical development. Strong technical writing skills for documentation. Collaborates well with others in the group and across groups. Why GSK? 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