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Posted December 04, 2017

  • Merck & Co., Inc.
    Position: Senior Scientist, Discovery Pharmaceutical Science (DPS) group
    Requisition ID: PRE000626
    Brief Description: The Discovery Pharmaceutical Science (DPS) group is seeking applicants for a Senior Scientist position. DPS is a multi-disciplinary research group that provides drug delivery, solid state and solution chemistry tools in Discovery and Early Development. The successful candidate will have key responsibilities including characterization of potential pre-clinical drug candidates' physicochemical properties and the identification of suitable oral and parenteral preclinical formulations for early pharmacology and toxicology studies. Responsibilities may also include alternate route delivery and various modalities beyond small molecules (e.g. peptides). The candidate will also plan and execute studies for elucidating API chemical degradation pathways and phase optimization. The candidate will closely interact with Discovery, Safety Assessment, Process Research, Analytical Chemistry and Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics, as well as other members of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • HP Development Company, L.P.
    • Position: Intern - Chemistry/Materials Science
      Job ID: 3018391
      Location: San Diego, California
      Brief Description: As an Intern in the Industrial, Commercial, and Enterprise Printing Lab located in San Diego, California you will be working with a team of engineers and scientists developing exciting new technologies. Areas of focus currently include ink, polymer and coating development for revolutionary high-speed industrial printing solutions.
    • Position: Engineer Intern
      Job ID: 3018389
      Location: San Diego, California
      Brief Description: As an Intern in the Industrial, Commercial, and Enterprise Printing Lab located in San Diego, California you will be working with a team of engineers and scientists developing exciting new technologies. Areas of focus currently include revolutionary high-speed industrial printing solutions.

Posted October 09, 2017

  • Intel Corporation
    The Portland Technology Group of Intel Corporation has several openings for physical science Ph.D.s to support/direct R&D of advanced processing methods. Candidates hired for these positions will be responsible for developing the next generation of Intel's microprocessors. Interested candidates should email resumes to

Posted September 11, 2017

  • Department of Energy (DOE) / Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR)
    Description: The goal of the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is to prepare graduate students for science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) careers critically important to the DOE Office of Science mission, by providing graduate thesis research opportunities at DOE laboratories. The SCGSR program provides supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to pursue part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE laboratory/facility in areas that address scientific challenges central to the Office of Science mission. The research opportunity is expected to advance the graduate students’ overall doctoral thesis while providing access to the expertise, resources, and capabilities available at the DOE laboratories/facilities. For more information and/or to apply, click here.

Posted July 28, 2017

  • Intel
    Position: Senior Imaging Scientist
    Location: Hillsboro, OR
    Description: Computational Lithography Technology group at Intel is seeking scientists and engineers to invent and support Intel’s march along Moore's Law. The individual will participate in image analysis, software performance optimization, parallel programming, computational geometry, research and development for creating new numerical models and algorithms for extracting even more resolution out of existing imaging technologies as well as supporting mission critical software in a production environment. The position requires working in a team with other scientists and engineers, and interfacing with a large technology development organization. Good communication skills with demonstrated attention to detail and results orientation are required. (see Qualifications)
    Contact: Ben Landrum,

Posted May 3, 2017

  • W. R. Grace & Company
    Tracking Code: 1078
    Primary Location: Columbia, Maryland
    Position: Sr. Process Development Engineer
    Description: The primary function of this position is to develop and scale-up new or improved manufacturing processes to support the growth and productivity objectives of the Refining Technologies product line. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
    1. Project planning and execution to drive projects from concept to commercialization, including startup and successful transfer to manufacturing.
    2. Apply sound engineering principles, rigor and manufacturing experience to:
      • Ensure safe, environmentally responsible processes are transferred to production
      • Solve chemical and process engineering problems related to new product and new manufacturing process concepts
      • Identify critical process parameters and develop functional FMEA, Cause and Effect Relationships and Critical to Quality Process Control Plan
      • Carry out experiments to determine the effect of processing variables on product properties and performance
      • Lead productivity projects in the manufacturing environment to improve quality, lower cost and increase rates.
      • Troubleshoot new and existing plant processes
      • Provide necessary technical support for Process Design
      • Identify applicable state of the art instrumentation, equipment, and alternate process technology to upgrade the capability of manufacturing processes
    3. Collaborate effectively with Research, Manufacturing, and Engineering for the introduction of new products and new plant capabilities
    4. Communicate projects updates, progress, risks, options, barriers and recommendations, effectively to technical and non-technical audience

Posted April 24, 2017

  • FUJIFILM Imaging Colorants, Inc.
    Position: Sr. Ink Formulation opening
    Description: Immediate position exist
    Key Aspects:
    1. High Energy person with high curiosity and application interest
    2. Polymer synthesis or thermomechanicals (for formulation aspects but we also synthesize polymers in JP corporate labs) or InkJet Ink formulation or color/printing (all 3 areas is ideal but 1 of 3 will be enough)
    3. Very high ability to plan well and consistently on a weekly basis (DOE a plus)-This is key for me
    4. Nanoparticle techniques and analysis, thermomechanical properties
    5. Team player
    No Lab work is needed. An experimental team executes for high efficiency (basically he will be part of the scientific/engineering team and submit weekly plans to a 15+ member Techs/Chemists/Engrs and then analyze data, report weekly and lead projects) A candidate with 2&3 will be successfull. The company is well positioned for further growth.
    PhD with 0-10 yrs experience (BS/MS are also applicable).
    Emmanuel Dimotakis, Ph.D.
    Business Technology Manager
    FUJIFILM Imaging Colorants, Inc.
    233 Cherry Lane
    New Castle DE 19720
    Ph. 302-472-1263
    M. 302-419-4741

Posted March 20, 2017

  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
    Job #: 1700551
    Primary Location: Pennington, NJ
    Position: Scientist/Engineer - Downstream Process Development
    Description: This Scientist/Engineer role will be working in a dynamic team setting with the opportunity to develop downstream process with some cutting-edge technologies and with a growing biologics portfolio. The Scientist/Engineer candidate in purification process development will be responsible for conducting research and development that leads to efficient and scalable recovery and purification processes for therapeutic proteins.

Posted January 13, 2017

  • Intel Corporation
    Job ID#: JR0001698
    Primary Location: Hillsboro, OR US
    Position: PTD Module & Integration Device Yield Engineer
    Description: PTD Module Engineers are responsible for leading scientific research enabling manufacture of innovative device architectures coupled with the realization of these architectures. Designing, executing and analyzing experiments necessary to meet engineering specifications for their process. Participate in development of intellectual property. Development of the equipment necessary to exploit the understanding gained in research (in collaboration with equipment suppliers). Work effectively with the equipment supplier to identify shortcomings, propose and evaluate hardware modification to mitigate issues. Operate manufacturing line in order to integrate the many individual steps necessary for the manufacture of complex microprocessors. In-situ ramp to manufacturing volumes to demonstrate the technology meets requirements while simultaneously transferring the technology to counterparts in manufacturing. Install and qualify manufacturing capacity at the development site and audit installation/qualification and supervise first full loop at the production site. Must hold a PhD.


Posted September 26, 2016

  • Merck & Co.
    Position: Senior Scientist - Viral Vaccine Process Development-BIO004660
    Description: Independent scientist who will contribute to downstream purification process development of live or live-attenuated viral vaccine candidates. Key responsibilities include (1) design, implementation, and optimization of scalable process unit operations to enable manufacture of clinical supplies; (2) translation of development scale process to commercial manufacturing process; and (3) technical transfer of processes to clinical and commercial manufacturing groups. Candidate will participate in a range of specific activities including, but not limited to: (1) evaluating and optimizing appropriate unit operations, (2) definition and implementation of in-process analytics, (3) conducting scale-up experiments, (4) notebook and technical report writing, and (5) support for GMP operations.

Posted September 6, 2016

  • Pfizer
    Position: Multiple
    Description: Every day, in every region of the world, Pfizer posts many current employment opportunities. Opportunities suitable for new graduates. For experienced professionals. For skilled technicians. For those looking to begin their careers and for those looking to advance theirs. For people who have been employed in the biopharmaceutical industry and for people who can offer insight and experience gained in other industries or with other organizations. We have opportunities for people who seek a career in science, research, health care and medicine, finance, law, technology, communications, compliance, marketing, sales, manufacturing and much more.

Posted August 23, 2016

  • AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester
    Position: Senior Scientist I, Purification, Process Sciences
    Description: A Senior Scientist position is available within Purification group in Process Sciences Department at AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester. The group is responsible for developing and supporting downstream manufacturing process for early and late phase clinical biologics programs. We strive for speedy delivery of high quality processes that are high yield with desirable product qualities, cost-effective, manufacturing friendly, and robust. The group interacts closely with Cell Culture Development, Pilot Lab, and Protein Analytics within the department, and Drug Product Formulation Development, Manufacturing, Quality, CMC, and Discovery outside the department. We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative scientist who will make tangible contribution to the continuous improvement and innovation within the organization.
    Interested candidates should contact Chen Wang, Ph.D., Senior Group Leader

Posted August 3, 2016

  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
    Position: Scientist, Experimental Heterogeneous Catalysis & Electrocatalysis
    Job ID: 305665
    Description: The Catalysis Science Group is in need of a full-time scientist to develop a strong program in experimental heterogeneous catalysis and electrocatalysis as part of a larger team focused on the fundamental research in homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis. As a contributing heterogeneous catalysis scientist and electrochemist, this person will contribute to heterogeneous catalysis and electrochemistry efforts across the Institute for Integrated Catalysis (IIC) and will be responsible for strengthening collaborative programs in both heterogeneous catalysis and electrocatalysis. It is expected that the applicant will connect his/her research interests with other interests in the IIC, including heterogeneous catalysis, surface science, homogeneous catalysis and biocatalysis.

Posted August 2, 2016

  • Johnson & Johnson
    Position: Bioprocess Engineer, Biologics R&D
    Description: The candidate for this position will contribute to process development for biologics production processes (including, for example, Cell Culture antibody production and purification processes) within the API-Large Molecule group in Malvern, PA.

Posted July 17, 2016

  • MERCK & Co.
    Position: Senior Scientist - Downstream Process Development-BIO004615
    Description: The Process Development and Engineering department is seeking a highly motivated scientist to develop efficient and robust processes development in support of Merck’s expanding Biologics pipeline. The talented individual will be responsible for applying sound biology understanding, mechanistic modeling, and engineering principles to develop, optimize, and scale-up next-generation downstream processes for clinical and commercial manufacture. Preferred candidates with protein chemistry background with thorough understanding of biophysical and biochemical properties of proteins, and hands on experience with protein characterization. The individual will work closely with discovery teams, upstream process development teams, clinical manufacturing sites and commercialization teams. The candidate will work in a highly inter-disciplinary environment (analytical, drug product formulation regulatory and quality) and provide technical oversight to junior colleague.

Posted May 11, 2016

    Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career. We are currently looking to fill 2 entry level Ph.D. positions in our Chemical Engineering and Biologics process development areas.
    • Sr. Scientist
      Rahway, NJ
      The Chemical Process Development & Commercialization Department (CPDC) is seeking highly motivated individuals who are looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-paced job that provides a high degree of technical and project management responsibility. Under scientific and administrative direction, incumbent carries out independent research which involves conceiving, designing, planning, and implementing advanced studies aimed at achieving research goals related to process development, technology development, and production of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API). In this capacity, the incumbent is expected to make scientific contributions to research programs of major importance to the Research and Manufacturing Divisions.
    • Sr. Scientist
      West Point, PA
      Biologics Process Development and Commercialization is responsible for the commercialization of biological processes from Phase III through launch and transfer to commercial supply network. Activities include process development, scale-up and optimization, interfacing with a network of facilities for product manufacturing and subsequent validation and filing documentation, and transfer to supply network. BPDC is part of the Merck Manufacturing Division. Under the general scientific and administrative direction of the Director of BPDC and working in conjunction with internal and external partners, this individual will support late stage bulk process development, characterization, technology transfer, clinical manufacturing, and validation studies associated with the development and implementation of bulk processes, systems and facilities related to therapeutic proteins. The individual will demonstrate scientific, experimental and tech transfer skills focusing on cell culture processing.

Posted May 3, 2016

  • Wilmington Pharmatech
    Multiple positions available for BS, MS, and Ph.D. levels in both chemistry/biochemistry and chemical/biomedical engineering. Wilmington PharmaTech (WPT) is a contract research organization founded in Newark DE. This science-based company partners with customers in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry to work on a wide range of organic, inorganic and analytical projects. WPT has a strong background in reaction scale-up and GMP synthesis for early and late phase clinical trials as well as a highly skilled analytical team able to develop methods to solve challenging analytical problems.

Posted March 4, 2016

  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals
    1. Title: Principal Scientist, Biologicals Process Engineering
      Brief Description: The candidate for this position will contribute to process development for biological production processes (including, for example, Cell Culture antibody processes) within the API-Large Molecule group in Malvern, PA.
    2. Title: Associate Scientist, Biologicals Process Engineering
      Brief Description: The candidate for this position will contribute to process development for biological production processes (including, for example, Cell Culture antibody processes) within the API-Large Molecule group in Malvern, PA.

Posted January 19, 2016

  • PharmaLogics Recruiting
    1. Title: Associate, Scientist, Senior Scientist Analytical Development
      Brief Description: This position will lead the HPLC group within Analytical Development department of the Vaccine Production Program Labs (VPPL) in the Vaccine Research Center. This demanding position will significantly contribute to the clinical development of a variety of vaccine candidates. This includes development of assays for virus vaccines, recombinant proteins and virus-like particles that may be used as clinical vaccine candidates.
    2. Title: Associate Scientist, Scientist, Senior Scientist Cell Culture
      Brief Description: The positions in the Cell Culture Process Development group will participate in development projects for clinical vaccine candidates within the Vaccine Production Program Lab (VPPL) at the Vaccine Research Center. This may include development of viral vaccines, recombinant proteins and/or virus-like particles, or monoclonal antibodies. The general scope of activities will run from cell line selection to process development to capturing the data and process in technical reports and tech-transfer documents to actual transfer of the process to a clinical production facility. Additional activities might involve production of research reagents and development of media or cell culture process technologies. The position requires experience with mammalian cell culture for both anchorage dependent and suspension cell culture, with larger scale cell culture systems (bioreactors), with routine sampling and analysis of cell culture and bioreactor samples, and with media and cell culture technology development.
    3. Title: Associate, Scientist, Senior Scientist Purification
      Brief Description: The candidate will be responsible for leading a group in the execution of scientific strategies for purification process design, optimization, and scale-up by taking on the role of functional lead for projects. The work will require combinations of column chromatography, TFF/DFF, centrifugation or other purification methods. The candidate will be expected to provide hands-on scientific support of multiple research and pre-clinical purification projects.

Posted January 13, 2016

  • Johnson Matthey
    Title: Development Engineer
    Location: West Deptford, NJ
    Brief Description:
    This position is responsible for the development and optimization of new and existing processes and their transfer from development to production (pilot plant or commercial manufacturing). This includes aiding in technology transfers to or from other Catalysis & Chiral Technology (CCT) sites as well as the identification and implementation of process improvements, both technically and procedurally. The duties of the Development Engineer also include troubleshooting process problems and other production/research-related duties in support of the CCT business unit. Essential consideration is given to safety (EHS), quality, productivity and cost.
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