CMC Senior Scientist – Solid Drug Formulations

San DIego , CA

Work Arrangement: In Office

Senior Scientist, CMC Solid Dosage Formulations (onsite role for virtual lab):
If culture and mentorship are your priorities – you’ve found your match. This pioneer company in Biotech is looking to support and promote a talented Scientist / Sr Scientist / Associate Director who will assist in advancing cutting edge drug discovery drug formulations for metabolic and endocrine medicines. The ideal professional will have a strong background in tablet formulations and CRO interaction as well as an eagerness to join and contribute to a tight knit, mutually supportive community of skilled experts.

What you will do:

  • Manage external CROs for outsourced development activities.
  • Work with the internal discovery team to advance discovery candidates to clinical development.
  • Provide technical support including preclinical, analytical, formulation development and clinical manufacturing/packaging activities at CDMOs.
  • Draft and/or review nonclinical, and chemistry and manufacturing control (CMC) regulatory documents.
  • Remain current in the field via relevant scientific literature. 

Who you are:

  • A BS/MS/PhD in analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, or related scientific field is required.
  • 3+ years of related industry experience in a CMC environment including drug substance and/or drug product development, production, testing and release.
  • Experience in a virtual biotech setting working with external CDMO and CRO based resources for preclinical activities, production of drug substance and drug product, testing, and CTM labeling is a plus.
  • Experience and familiarity in the CMC regulatory environment for early to mid-stage development.
  • Working knowledge and familiarity of GMP/ICH regulations required.

What does this position pay? 

Compensation is determined by several factors which may include skillset, experience level, and geographic location. 

The expected range for this role is $110,000 to $170,000 per year.

Please note this range is an estimate and actual pay may vary based on qualifications and experience.

Please email your resume to if you’d like to work alongside some of the finest scientists in the life sciences industry!

Note: We actively support and promote people of various backgrounds, from race, religion, gender to geographical area, university, lifestyle, and personality type. Proven Recruiting is minority-owned, majority women, and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the broader community. Apply today!


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