Catalent Pharma Solutions Senior Scientist, Biologics in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Description

Job Title

Senior Scientist, Biologics II

Position Summary (Biologics, Kansas City, MO)

The Sr. Scientist will report to Group Leader, Pharmaceutical Development

The main activities will be to provide and report data, as required by project contracts within the Biologics Department. The data may be used for submission in Regulatory packages, release and stability testing of clinical and animal trial dose forms and in support of development projects.

The Role (daily responsibilities)

  • In support of large molecule therapeutics, develop and execute laboratory work plans/schedules for self and junior members of team, using customer milestones and Division/site performance standards and metrics. Sample types include in-process, release or stability. Techniques may include any or all of the following:

  • HPLC/UPLC techniques/methods (e.g. SEC, IEX, RP-HPLC, HIC, peptide map, glycan analysis, etc.)

  • Karl Fischer,

  • Compendia assays, (i.e. appearance. pH, etc.)

  • UV-Vis, Solo-VPE, Nano Drop

  • Aggregation techniques such as MFI, AUC, SEC-MALS

  • Other technologies/methodologies as required by management

  • In support of large molecule therapeutics, perform and/or guide method validation or transfer activities. Perform and/or guide method development activities

  • Perform activities under cGMP as appropriate.

  • Independently authors and approves technical documents, such as protocols, test methods, text reports, certificates of analysis, and operating procedures.

  • Review technical documents for accuracy, thoroughness and regulatory compliance

  • Trains, coaches or mentors others on technical, personal development or business issues

  • Supervises technical staff, including work assignments and performance and development management

The Candidate (requirements)

  • Bachelors Degree: >10 years of relevant experience preferred or based on performance at Catalent.

  • Masters Degree: >8 years of relevant experience preferred or based on performance at Catalent.

  • Doctorate Degree: >4 years of relevant experience preferred or based on performance at Catalent.

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

Position Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K are all offered from day one of employment

  • 19 days of paid time off annually

  • Potential for career growth within an expanding team

  • Defined career path and annual performance review and feedback process

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

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Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career – join the global drug development and delivery leader! You will help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply some of the over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Our highly skilled, dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving the health of patients by combining their personal expertise with advanced technologies to advance science and supply innovative new products of the highest quality to patients globally.

Why Catalent?

  • Gain unparalleled experience by working on multiple products and technologies – we launch nearly 200 new products for our customers each year.

  • We have 20 global pharmaceutical Product Development teams on five continents, who are, at any given time, working on over 700 new products and hundreds of ongoing clinical trials.

  • Our products include some of the latest life-saving medicines as well as some of the most well-known consumer health brands used by families every day.

  • Catalent’s more than 30 global facilities on 5 continents manufacture over 70 billion doses of over 7,000 important medicines and consumer health products.

  • Nearly 1 in 20 doses of medicines taken around the world has been touched by the Catalent team.

  • We have +1,100 patents on many superior patient-preferred technologies used by all the top pharmaceutical, biologic and consumer health companies.

  • We established the Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute to drive collaboration and scientific exchange among industry professionals, academics and partners.

  • Many of our 1,400+ scientists are regularly published in top industry journals and present at top industry conferences to advance knowledge sharing and the development of better life-saving medicines.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.