Evonik Industries, its Burnaby, B.C. site, specializes in parenteral formulation development and manufacturing process design and implementation at small, intermediate, and large/commercial scales. This enables manufacturing of complex lipid-based formulations of therapeutic agents for preclinical and clinical testing in its state-of-the-art R&D and manufacturing facilities and transfer of drug product manufacturing to commercial facilities. Core manufacturing technologies include liposome extrusion, micro-mixing, tangential flow filtration (TFF) and sterile filtration with availability of small to large-scale equipment.
We are seeking an individual to fill the role of Associate Scientist working in R&D. This role encompasses full responsibility for project development including but not limited to pharmaceutical formulation development, scale-up process development and analytical characterization of formulations; the individual in this position will be responsible for ensuring that project milestones are met.
Essential/Primary Duties, Functions and Responsibilities:
(a) Other non-lipid-based drug delivery or other formulation approaches, (b) Physicochemical characterization of drugs and formulations, (c) Analytical techniques such as HPLC, (d) Formulation scale-up, (e) Preclinical testing of drug formulations.