Process Development Scientist (31697) – Juncos, PR

Requirements Education & Experience
Doctorate degree OR Master’s degree and 4 years of experience OR
Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of experience

Highly Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Master’s in Chemistry

• Skills on analytical balance, stereomicroscope, pipette techniques, caliper use and other laboratory equipment.
• Knowledge in Microsoft Excel, Teams
• Strong knowledge of cGMP’s.
• Fully bilingual (English/Spanish)
• Service oriented
• Knowledge in 5S, Problem Solving/ Root cause analysis tools (5 Whys, Cause and Effect Diagrams) and Lean Manufacturing Concepts
• Knowledge in Visual Manual Inspection Techniques
• Knowledge in GMP Electronic Documentation platforms
• Advanced scientific analysis and troubleshooting skills.
• Be able to work in fast environment and prioritize multiple tasks
• Ability to be flexible and handle change.

Availability to support non-standards shift that may include extended and/or weekend shifts as per business needs.

Client requires all staff, staff augmentation external workers, and certain other external workers, in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of assignment. In accordance with applicable law, client will provide reasonable accommodations to staff augmentation external workers who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to client, its operations, or its staff.

To conceive, design, implement and execute specific scientific experiments, which contribute to the successful completion of goals and/or projects under general guidance of supervisor. Conceives and designs, executes, or evaluates, and interprets experimental strategies. Provides input to new processes to generate robust and reliable data. Ensures that studies are conducted in compliance with the respective protocol and applicable guidelines and regulations. Designs, monitors, or conducts experimental strategies with general guidance from supervisor. Provides data analysis and interpretation and assesses impact of the data on the project. Keeps current in field of scientific expertise and areas relevant to their function. Monitors field of expertise, including literature and technology development, and communicates relevant observations. May introduce advanced scientific methods. Develops and implements new and novel protocols to address specific issues. May represent the department on project teams under supervision of a senior scientific staff member. May initiate productive collaborations within and outside of the department or company. Advises or assists others in experimental design and/or interpretation/diagnosis of data and implementing innovative remedies. Independently authors scientific reports, summary documents, complex regulatory documents, invention disclosure submissions and/or patents. Participates in external scientific community. May assume lead role in department-wide support efforts such as safety, recruiting and committees. May develop supervisory and mentoring skills. Develops and follows timelines for completing project teamwork.

Doctorate degree or Master’s degree and 5 years of Scientific experience or Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of Scientific experience.

Advanced scientific analysis and troubleshooting skills. Advanced laboratory work skills. Ability to motivate and/or supervise the activities of others. Must be well organized, have multi-task project experience, and be able to communicate and work well with other departments. Must have demonstrated skills and competencies in the following areas: Verbal communication, Written communication including technical writing skills, negotiation, and conflict resolution. Analytical problem-solving project management. Ability to be flexible and manage change. Computer literacy (Windows environment: Word, Excel, Power Point). Skills requiring the application of scientific theory. Creative skills in the design and performance of scientific experiments and interpretation of results. Strong knowledge of cGMPs. Fully bilingual (English/Spanish).