Research Scientist, Pharmaceutical Development

at Incyte Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Overview   Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value. The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules. Job Summary (Primary function): The Research Scientist, Pharmaceutical Development provides pharmaceutical development support for assigned drug development programs. Essential Functions of the Job (Key responsibilities): Perform hands-on pre-formulation/formulation development for designated drug development programs in collaboration with supervisor. Perform blending, screening, wet formulation, roller compaction and tableting amongst other solid dosage form operations at a small lab scale. Maintain good documentation for procedure used in formulation development. Perform HPLC/UPLC dissolution on capsules/tablets. Responsible for the care and maintenance of instrumentation. Prepares data summaries and reports and interprets data in collaboration with supervisor. Knowledge of sustained release dosage form development. Qualifications (Minimal acceptable level of education, work experience, and competency): B.S. with 2-4 years of related pharmaceutical experience or M.S. in Pharmaceutical Science with 0-2 years of related pharmaceutical experience. Hands-on experience using formulation equipment such as blenders, granulators, roller compaction equipment, tablet presses, tablet coating, etc. Understanding of physical pharmacy and concepts in preformulation and formulation. Hands-on experience in using analytical equipment such as UPLC, KF, and dissolution apparatus. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications. Excellent verbal and written communication and skills. Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, matrixed, team environment consisting of internal and external team members. Analytical thinker with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines. Excellent planning, organization and time management skills including the ability to support and prioritize multiple projects.   Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required. Incyte Corporation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We Respect Your Privacy Learn more at: The Incyte hiring organization processes your personal data to manage your job application in order to enter into an employment relationship with you if you are the successful candidate.   During the process, you may be asked to respond to questions that will screen out your application if you do not meet certain objective criteria required by the job. You can learn more about this process . You may have the right to access, delete, restrict, edit, move, or object to the use of your personal data. You may also have a right to report concerns to the authority responsible for data privacy in the country where the position is based or where you live or work. You can learn more about Incyte's data protection practices . By accessing this link you can learn about the types of personal data we collect, how we use it, whether collection and processing is optional, sources of the personal data we process, how it is shared, where it is stored or transferred to, how long we keep it, and contact information for Incyte, Incyte's data protection officer, and your supervisory authority (if applicable). Please contact if you have any questions or concerns or would like to exercise your rights.   We appreciate, celebrate, and thrive on one another’s differences and strengths and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. By valuing diversity of backgrounds and perspectives and prohibiting all forms of harassment, we are able to promote a collaborative and innovative work environment in which everybody can contribute to their fullest potential.  


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Job Posting: 1256078

Posted On: Apr 03, 2024

Updated On: Apr 16, 2024

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