Senior Formulation Scientist

Organization
Allergan
Job Location
Elizabeth, NJ
Job Description

Speak with an Allergan recruiter in person at the HireLifeScience.com Career Fair 2015 in Edison, NJ. Register to attend at: http://www.hirelifescience.com/career/default.aspx Responsible for independently creating and implementing formulation development strategies. 
Design, direct and/or conduct pre-formulation, formulation development, process development, process optimization, scale-up and clinical manufacturing on assigned projects.

Requirements: 

• Independently create and implement strategies for formulation development and solves complex problems. 

• Review and authorize reports/documents such as product development reports, quality overall summary, master formulas and other key reports/ documents. 

• Coordinate with contract research organizations and provides technical assessments on alternative drug delivery technologies. 

• Conduct briefings and technical meetings for top management and representatives. 

• Act as lead role after the Head of Formulation Development. 

• Provide technical and administrative leadership to a significant group of scientific professionals; Manage the progress of the projects in the team. 

• Represent Formulation Development and acts as subject matter expert with government agencies, e.g. FDA during PAI or in responding to deficiencies to submitted ANDA applications. 

• Set annual performance goals and conducts semi-annual and annual performance evaluations for reporting staff; Provide input for annual department budget; and Act as area management for SOPs, change controls, deviations and CAPAs. Education Applicants must have a Master's Degree (or foreign equivalent) in Pharma Sci, Chemistry or related field, plus seven years of experience in formulation development, process development and/or manufacturing. 
Applicant must have solid understanding of pharmaceutical dosage forms including controlled release drug delivery technologies, with Modified Release Dosage Forms- Matrix Tablets & Multiparticulate Dosage Forms, thorough knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices, and knowledge of FDA regulatory guidance's, ICH guidelines and requirements of ANDA submissions. EOE Statement 
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