Research Scientist III – Microspectroscopy in West Lafayette, IN at AMRI

Date Posted: 9/19/2019

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Job Description

Research Scientist III – Microspectroscopy in West Lafayette, Indiana

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Research Scientist III – Microspectroscopy  is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by providing expertise in the identification and characterization of small, micrometer size particles and unknown foreign materials. 

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:

  • Perform, analyzes and interpret data from experiments independently utilizing polarized light microscopy, stereomicroscopy, infrared microspectroscopy, SEM/EDX, and Raman microspectroscopy

  • Provide project oversight, client interactions if required, and scientific input

  • Develop and utilize characterization techniques to support drug substance and drug product development

  • Comply with all cGMP and safety requirements, laboratory SOPs and company policies and procedures

  • Participate and oversee troubleshooting of analytical test methods and laboratory instruments

  • Perform data analysis and interpretation, prepare and review well-written scientific reports

  • Develop and write analytical methods and operating procedures according to specific sample or testing requirements

Job Requirements

Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:

Required:

  • Doctorate or Master's degree in Chemistry or related science field

  • Knowledge base in microscopy (that may include light, hot-stage, Raman, FT-IR, or SEM/EDS) or microspectroscopy

  • Minimum of 5 years of related laboratory work experience

  • Critical thinking and problem solving abilities

  • Experience with advanced analytical techniques, design and troubleshooting experiments and interpretation of data

  • Excellent communication skills, as is a high level of independence and the ability to handle multiple projects

Preferred:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)

  • Certification in Applied Chemical Microscopy

All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness.  Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


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Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.