Pfizer

Senior Scientist, BioMedicine Design

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 09 2021
Ref
4813415
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Senior Scientist
We are seeking a candidate specializing in lipid nanoparticle (LNP) formulation and characterization to work in the BioMedicine Design (BMD) line of the Medicinal Sciences Organization. In this role the candidate will implement processes for the generation and analytical characterization of novel LNP formulations. The candidate will work with a cross departmental team across Pfizer to advance the modality.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Generate LNP formulations with novel components. Expected involvement in the design and execution of these studies and the ability to run experiments independently.
  • Responsible for generating associated characterization packages including size, charge and other relevant parameters.
  • Work with cross departmental team to plan and execute experiments and to analyze and report results.
  • Coordinate with other groups to advance and test LNP formulations in downstream assays.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • A PhD in biochemistry, biophysics, analytical chemistry or a related discipline preferred with experience in nanoparticle formulation and characterization.
  • Hands on experience with lipid nanoparticles preferred.
  • Experience and knowledge of nanoparticle characterization assays.
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral and ability to work in a team.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Prior experience in industry working on biopharmaceuticals and familiarity with the drug development process is desirable.


Additional Job Information
  • Last Date to Apply: May 11, 2021
  • Employee Referral Bonus Eligible
  • #LI-PFE


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