Hovione is an international company with over 55 years’ experience in the development and compliant manufacture of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Drug Product Intermediates. With four FDA inspected sites in Portugal, the U.S., Ireland and China, Hovione offers integrated API, particle design, formulation development and GMP manufacturing. In the inhalation area, Hovione is the only independent company offering such a broad range of services.
Hovione New Jersey is expanding and we are looking for strong professionals to join us and are currently recruiting for the following position:
Senior Process Chemist
The Senior Process Chemist mentors junior members of the Process Chemistry and proposes new synthetic routes for new projects and helps in the bid development process. The candidate will design and perform experiments in order to develop chemical processes for the manufacture of drug substances.
Mentors junior members of the Process Chemistry
Proposes new synthetic routes for new projects and helps in the bid development process
Tracking of Process Chemistry resources assigned to the project (Plan vs. Actual)
Contributes 75% to the laboratory efforts
Maintains assigned project timelines
Generates project summary reports and development reports as needed. Provides a written weekly update to the Head of Process Chemistry.
Assists in the technology transfer of projects to the Loures and Macau facilities
Maintains a clear and readable notebook
Maintains the laboratory in a clean and safe operating condition
Follows appropriate IOP, SOP and COP guidelines
Participate in training on hazardous waste management procedures on an annual basis
Knowledge of cGMPs as applied to API manufacturing
Analytical skills and ability to make decisions under pressure
Excellent written and verbal skills
Critical and creative personality
Accuracy and responsibility
Initiative and dynamism
Self-confidence, independence and organization
Good team spirit
- Exciting full time opportunity in a growing Company, using continuous manufacturing technology under a Quality by Design approach in an innovative setting.
- Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the job function and candidate’s relevant experience.
- Great work environment, with a strong focus on quality and execution of top class science in state of the art equipment.
If you wish to apply, please fill in the web application at: Hovione Careers .