Development Analyst

Location: Walloon Brabant, Belgium Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Pharma & Biotech, Engineering & Validation, R&D, Quality Assurance (QA) Type: Contract

Real Life Sciences is currently looking for a Senior Research Associate for one of its clients based in Walloon Brabant.


Research Associate (Senior):


  • Contribute to technical feasibility analysis of complex research and design concepts.
  • Evaluate results relative to product requirements, definitions and/or program goals.
  • Independently plan and execute a series of design and/or technical tasks that may not be well-defined, have multiple variables, and require advanced techniques within negotiated deadlines.
  • Play a lead role in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of various techniques, which accomplish business objectives such as quality and cycle-time.
  • Manage technical scale-up activities and transfers to plants.
  • May provide training and supervision to junior members within the discipline. Routinely provide advice and assistance to team members regarding unique problems.
  • Devise new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles. Incorporate new methods and technologies for improving existing or new products/processes.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements related to R&D (product development, process validation, design and safety) to ensure compliance in all research, data collection and reporting activities.
  • Maintain technical knowledge on manufacturing processes for various product families, technical platforms and plants.
  • Improve and validate modifications of existing commercialized products. Lead remediation and investigation studies on marketed/new products.
  • Develop budgets and activity schedules of limited scope.
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of GMP and related regulations and guidance.
  • Build documentation for new products and changes on existing products in agreement with GMPs and regulations.
  • Maintain focus on meeting both external and internal customer expectations.


Required profile:


  • Scientist Degree with proven experience
  • GMP / Manufacturing environment experience
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • English fluent - French is a plus


Are you open to discuss the role further? Feel free to contact us