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Research Associate, Analytical Testing, Formulations Screening, Production

San Mateo Metro Area, CA

Posted: 07/24/2019 Job Type: Scientific Job Number: JN -072019-25269


Support inhalation product development from pre-clinical stages to product approval by contributing in product manufacturing and analytical experiments.

Responsibilities under general guidance:

  • Design experiments and conduct experimental work to support product development, formulation, and core knowledge of research programs.
  • Support GXP and R&D process development and understanding of powder formulations.
  • Prepare technical reports, draft standard operating procedures (SOPs), change controls, GXP investigations, and/or CoAs to summarize data and document experimental conclusions.
  • Lead equipment maintenance activities.
  • Proactively communicate project status and concerns to management.


  • B.S. with 2-3+ years or M.S. with 0-2+ years of pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry experience at different stages of development.
  • In-depth knowledge in at least one relevant field: HPLC, GC, KF moisture testing, particle size analysis, MDI/DPI performance testing.
  • Experience in a GMP environment is preferable.

Physical Demands & Work Environment :

As part of the regular duties for this job, a candidate must:

  • Be able to wear respiratory protection for shifts up to the length of time prescribed by the California Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
  • Be able to work with various chemicals identified under California Proposition 65, once given proper protective equipment.
  • Have sufficient dexterity to don and doff clean room clothing over normal work attire.
  • Be capable of operating a computer and sitting for extended periods.
  • Some lifting required (not more than 25 lbs.)
  • Must be willing to shave facial hair if applicable for respirator use as part of lab responsibilities as needed.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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