Process Chemist

Location: Irvine, California, United States
Salary: competitive
Sectors: R&D
Job Type: Contract
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Location: Orange County, CA

Contract length: 6 months contract (potential to extend)

Main Responsibilites: The pharmaceutical process chemist in this role is expected to interact with all disciplines of early drug development functions including pre-clinical, clinical, pre-formulation and regulatory. Works in the laboratories and participates in process development and formulation development in various dosage forms including semi-solid and solid dosage forms. Works closely with internal and external subject matter experts to handle all technical, legal, and regulatory aspects of development projects.

Education/ Years of experience:

Minimal of B.S. in Chemical/Biologic Engineering, Polymer/Material Science, Chemistry or relevant fields with 7+ years of experience, or MS degree with 5+ or Ph.D. with minimally 2 years of relevant industry experience.


  • Minimum of 7 years of work experience in Chemical/Biologic Engineering or relative field in pharmaceutical /biotechnology companies, specifically in process development of pharmaceutical preparations and/or biological drugs.
  • Experiences in biologic drug development and process analytical technology (PAT) are a plus.
  • Trained in process development and/or pharmaceutical/analytical sciences.
  • Understands and creates SOP documentation
  • A thorough understanding of pharmaceutical development processes (i.e. QbD, cGLP and cGMP) from discovery to commercialization is highly desirable.

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