Process Development Sr Associate Scientist (32059 Contract) – Juncos, PR

Requirements Education / Experience

Master’s degree & 3 years of directly related experience OR Bachelor’s degree & 5 years of directly related experience OR Materials Science / Engineering / Chemistry / Physics

Personnel with experience in the inspection area, incoming (primary containers) or QC (defects).


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 perform experiments, organize data and analyze results with minimal review. Plans, conducts or monitors experiments, records and organizes data, analyzes and interprets results. Provides input to new processes to generate robust and reliable data and/or ensures that studies are conducted in compliance with the respective protocol and applicable guidelines and regulations. Designs, monitors or conducts, and interprets laboratory experiments with general oversight of supervisor. Performs data analysis, provides interpretation and integrates results into the context of a project. Introduces new or improved methods into the lab. Develops and implements new protocols with minimal review. May serve as a representative to cross-functional teams or as a lead on department teams, with guidance. Recommends decisions regarding scientific-related issues. Demonstrates skills in problem solving at the project level.

Demonstrates expertise and is responsible for making improvements in one or more major laboratory instruments/techniques. Acts as a resource in area of expertise. Authors complex technical documents, reports, presentations, regulatory documents, invention disclosure submissions and/or patents clearly and concisely with minimal revision. Assumes influential role in department-wide support efforts such as safety, recruiting and committees. Under general direction, has overall responsibility for a program or project of limited scope. Provides constructive criticism, suggestions and interpretation of results to co-workers.

Master’s degree & 3 years of directly related experience or Bachelor’s degree & 5 years of directly related 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 and project management. Ability to be flexible and manage change. Computer literacy. 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).

Administrative Shift