Process R&D Engineer (Separation Group)

Location
Greater Sacramento area, CA
Salary
Salary dependent on experience
Posted
Jul 31, 2019
Closes
Aug 30, 2019
Field of specialization
Engineering, Organic, Pharmaceutical
Job Type
Full time

Job description:
– Development of small molecule chromatographic purifications for production
(Preparative) using Batch and SMB technology (High Pressure
Chromatography).
– Improvement of existing technology through better process control.
– Implementation of new technologies for the organic chemistry labs. Survey of
existing technologies.
– Interface with PR&D Organic chemists and Production Process engineers to
support process transfer from the lab to the plant.
– Interface with customer.
– Hands-on job.
– Evaluation of processes and generation of supporting data for customer quotes
– Writing procedure and batch records (quality documents)
– May involve traveling

Requirement:
– BS, MS, or PhD in chemical engineering or organic chemistry with a focus on
separation techniques.
– Strong knowledge of unit operations
– Knowledge of organic chemistry.
– Knowledge of chromatographic processes will be a plus.
– 3-5 years of industrial experience in process R&D will be a plus
– Good communication skills (Oral and written)
– Interdisciplinary skills (Chemistry, Mechanical, Electrical, Quality, Safety,)
– Capable of handling several projects at a time with a lead role
– Curious and creative