Pre-formulation Development, Associate Director or Above

Shanghai (CN)
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Aug 04, 2017
Sep 02, 2017
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

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  • Manage Pre-formulation group, work closely with Process group and Formulation group to meet project timelines, departmental goals
  • Plan, co-ordinate and oversee the work activities of Polymorph screening, Salt screening and selection, Solid state characterization (PXRD, TGA, DSC, Microscopy, etc.), Solubility determination, Particle size analysis, Recrystallization, pKa determination
  • Support Process group to control particle size of API with recrystallization and milling.
  • Support Formulation group to develop new formulations for poorly soluble compounds(such as nano-particles, solid dispersion, microemulsion) to improve bioavailability.
  • Quick adapt to new technology and be a technical leader in certain areas
  • Prepare document (Pre-formulation part) for IND and NDA filling


Basic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemical Engineering or closely related field preferred.
  • 8+ years' experience in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry
  • Strong technical knowledge of preformulation development. Working knowledge of process scale-up and technology transfer, cGMPs, ICH guidelines.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in internal and external (ie CMO/CRO management) interactions
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Excellent time and project management skills