Associate Scientist - Biopharma
Location: King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Posted: November 10, 2017
Reference ID: WD117522
Why You?Basic qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have a BS or MS degree in Pharmaceutics, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related scientific discipline with 0-5 years of laboratory-based experience. The level and title of the position will take into account the degree and experience of the candidate.
The candidate must be a creative and motivated self-starter, with excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in team and matrix environments. The candidate must be able to demonstrate the following:
• Ability to maintain accurate, complete laboratory records
• Ability to become competent using bioanalytical and biophysical techniques for product characterization and stability evaluation is desirable; including, e.g., HPLC, capillary electrophoresis, SEC, Spectroscopy (UV/VIS, fluorescence, or CD), & DSC.
• Knowledge of Protein and peptide chemistry
Experience related to knowledge &/or competencies in the following areas is highly desirable:
• Conventional and alternative protein formulation and drug delivery/device development
• Biopharmaceutical (protein) formulation and drug product manufacturing experience
• Bioanalytical and biophysical techniques for product characterization and stability evaluation is desirable; including, e.g., HPLC, capillary electrophoresis, SEC, Spectroscopy (UV/VIS, fluorescence, or CD), DSC, particle techniques.
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.
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