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Scientist R&D

Our client, a large pharmaceutical organization, is looking for a Scientist for the impurity and data management (IDM) team within plasma and product development (PPD) department for a 12-month contract (with possibility for extension) in Bern.

Main responsibilities:

  • Planning, execution and reporting of impurity profile and impurity-based comparability studies related to quality deviations, process transfers, manufacturing process changes for licensed products or new products and processes.
  • Planning and delegation of plasma product sample analysis.
  • Data preparation, analysis and reporting to support investigations related to process changes, process improvements, and deviations.
  • Represent the IDM team in local and global project teams.
  • Support global regulatory affairs by updating impurity chapters in registration dossiers and responding to inquiries from authorities.
  • Support maintenance of impurity data bases and optimization projects. 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required
  • MSc. or Ph.D. in life sciences (Biochemistry, Biology or related field) or corresponding qualification based on work experience in a relevant field.
  • Practical experience in pharmaceutical development and/or protein chemistry and plasma proteins.
  • Good verbal and writing communication skills in German and English and able to work in interdisciplinary teams.
  • Experience in data management and statistical evaluation of analytical data (i.e with Microsoft Excel, Statistica and R) would be an advantage.

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