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Process Analytical Engineer - 6480

Process Analytical Engineer, Material Science and Engineering Technology, Drug Development

The Company:
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence, and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science, and contribute to our unique culture.

The Role:
This position is responsible for establishing Process Analytical Technology (PAT) methods for process development, characterization, optimization, scale-up, and technology transfer activities of small molecule drug products (DPs) for clinical development of new pharmaceutical products.

Responsibilities:
*Apply process analytical technology (PAT) and material characterization expertise to evaluate the composition, structure, and properties of pharmaceutical systems. Perform data analysis and interpretation.
*Evaluate and recommend adoption of new PAT technologies for process characterization, understanding and improvement.
*Support PAT method development, validation, transfer and implementation.
*Provide technical consultation as needed to product technology, manufacturing, and commercial teams to support new growth programs and production optimization efforts.
*Maintain a productive laboratory workspace, which includes managing workflows, processes and systems for the lab, maintaining / troubleshooting equipment, and provide recommendation for continuous improvement.

** Celgene will not consider candidates who have previously been submitted to Job Posting: 6363 and 6480**

Position: Process Analytical Engineer, Material Science and Engineering Technology, Drug Development
Location: Summit, NJ
Duration: 12 months with extendable opportunities.
Required Skillset/Background:
*Hands-on technical expertise on PAT and Spectroscopy tools (including but not limited to FTIR, NIR, MIR, Raman, etc) with effective instrument operation and maintenance, and strong understanding in: § Statistical, Multivariate and Chemometric data analysis § Material / Pharmaceutical/ Separation Science
*Working knowledge of key pharmaceutical unit operations both in drug substance and drug product including, but not limited to, crystallization, mixing, milling, granulation (wet and dry), tablet compression, and coating.
*Laboratory hands-on experience.
*Big data interpretation, manuscript preparation, publication and presentation of results.
*Experience working in a GMP environment is a plus
*Programming experience with Matlab, S-PLUS, SAS and familiarity with commercially available chemometrics packages
*Self-motivation, excellent time management, organizational, written and oral communication skills.

Qualifications:
Hold a chemical, mechanical, material science, pharmaceutical science degree, or related fields. Ph.D. with 0-2 years, or M.S. with minimum of 4 years, or B.S. with minimum of 6 years of pharmaceutical, chemical or analytical development experience

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