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Sr. Scientist, Analytical Development at US29 Bend Research Inc.

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Bend, Oregon

Job Description:

At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia. 

Our vision:

We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life.

Our mission:

We work with passion, using advanced technologies, to transform life science into new possibilities for our customers.

Do you want to help us as we shape the future of this great organization?


Job Description Summary

Lonza Pharma & Biotech has an opening for a Senior Analytical Scientist opening at our Bend, OR location.

As a Senior Analytical Scientist, you will be responsible for method development and validation to support process development, tech transfer, release testing and stability activities for pharmaceutical drug product programs

You’ll apply your knowledge of analytical chemistry fundamentals in an experimental setting to guide the development of pharmaceutical products, leading analytical method development for larger programs, guiding other validation chemists and project teams.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist in streamlining of method validation processes

  • Document all experiments and results thoroughly with detailed observations

  • Exercise technical discretion in the design, execution and interpretation of experiments that contribute to project strategies and goals

  • Demonstrate a high level of professional expertise in one or more technical areas, preparing technical reports, summaries and protocols

  • Prepare detailed scientific presentations for clients, colleagues and management, participate in client discussions

  • Act as mentor/coach for more junior Chemists in method development and regulatory compliance


  • B.S./M.S. with experience relating to pharmaceutical formulation development and analytical chemistry

  • Experience with analyzing, and interpreting common analytical data used for amorphous pharmaceutical applications such as dissolution, GC, XRPD, HPLC, KF and particle sizing

  • Experience in method development, qualification and validation around common pharmaceutical analytical techniques

  • Knowledge of CMC and regulatory experience with advancing drug product formulations through later stage clinical trials encouraged•Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a highly collaborative, team oriented, customer focused environment

  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary, research and manufacturing environment


Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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