JP00034053 Scientist

Posted 10 September 2021
Job type Limited
DisciplineLife Sciences

Job description

For our client, a company in the pharma sector, we are looking for a motivated personality in Basel in the position of:

JP00034053 Scientist

Your responsibilities:

Perform a variety of routine and complex analytical procedures to analyze composite materials in the form of liquids, semisolids and powders by various testing techniques. Among them, mainly:

Rheology to characterize flow behavior and viscosity of materials, or their mechanical and thermal stability. Hands-on experience is required in carrying out oscillatory tests to characterize the deformation, time and temperature-dependent behavior of samples.

Wetting and adhesion testing (contact angle, SFE, including surface tension)

Optical microscopy and light scattering analyses (SLS).

Perform routine viscosity tests (e.g. viscosity and flow curves, dynamic viscosity measurements) by various methods (rotational viscometer; falling ball measuring principle, Höppler DIN 53015 and ISO 12058) and at the occurrence support as deputy images acquisition of drug products by optical microscopy.

Develop new analytical methods, ensure high quality data and enter them in LIMS system and report the results in clear analytical reports

Writing and follow laboratory documentation (e.g. SOPs), maintain accurate records and GMP documentation

Activities include supporting product development and depending on projects, GMP analyses for release, stability and clinical studies might also be in scope

Enter data in LIMS system and report the results in clear analytical reports

Operate and maintain testing equipment (GMP and not). Troubleshoot and perform preventive maintenance on equipment (GxP and not) and/or coordinate maintenance through equipment vendors

Work independently and creatively for problem solving, anticipating issues and proactively finding solution

Minimum requirements:

Postgraduate, preferentially with a completed Master in physical chemistry, material science, chemical engineering, or related disciplines

Strong background and experience in the field of rheology

Sound Knowledge of data generation and processing

Ability to resume analytical results in well-structured written reports

Problem solving mindset: anticipating issues and proactively finding solutions independently

Able to work with people effectively at all levels in international and multidisciplinary teams

Proficient in English, any other language skill is welcome

Previous experience in similar industry (e.g. pharma, food, al.) and in GMP are a plus

Location: Basel

Workload: 100% (until end December 22)

Start date: As soon as possible

If you enjoy this job and have the desired qualifications, please apply online. Please do not hesitate to contact me for further information.

Jennifer Drück, tel : +41 61 270 80 42