Principal Scientist (Formulation)

Job title : Principal Scientist (Formulation)
Location : Washington
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Flexible Depending on Experience
Contact name : Sergio Carito
Contact number : +44 (0) 207 255 6650
Contact email : sergio.carito@secpharma.com
Clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, and
commercialization of novel oncology therapeutics is looking to hire a Principal Formulation Scientist.

The company is based on the West Coast and offers an empowering work environment and
entrepreneurial culture. As a result, they have been able to attract some of the most innovative minds in the field. Many of their team members have successfully worked with other pioneering biotech companies in the past
and are used to a collaborative and challenging environment.

The Principal Formulation Scientist will design and lead pre-formulation and formulation studies in accordance with ICH Stability guidelines to identify formulations appropriate for clinical trial and commercial use while acting as the company's lead representative for Drug Product contract manufacturing operations.

More specifically, you will be responsible for all aspects of liquid formulation development including pH and excipient screenings, in addition to developing novel formulation approaches for complex projects.

You will coordinate purification process development and analytical development members to conduct formulation experiments and analyse samples for purity and quality. You will also demonstrate knowledge of degradation pathways and design off-platform related formulation studies and assays.