Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
For Drug Product Services (DPS), our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch, located in Basel, Switzerland and Stein, Switzerland, we have exciting opportunities. Become part of a group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and join us by applying for the position as Lab Associate Physical Chemistry QC.
Plan and carry-out analytical tests according to current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) standards on drug products in clinical development or commercial phase (specifically focused on HPLC and CE purity methods, content by UV, identity, color, clarity and opalescence, pH, osmolality, extractable volume, CCI, visible particles, subvisible particles and related DP analytics)
Contribute to planning of analytical method validation as well as execute and evaluate validation experiments
Support cGMP regulated analytical method transfer
Ensure proper maintenance of equipment, safety and health protection following lab and safety instructions and all cGMP regulations
Install, qualify and maintain instruments according to best practices and regulations
Support establishment of DP analytical infrastructure and services for biologics, small molecule and peptide parenteral products for clinical and commercial products.
Completed vocational training as BTA, PTA, CTA or equivalent or a degree as B.Sc. in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related subject
Extensive experience as a technical assistant in the pharmaceutical or chemical industry, preferably in analytics
Strong working knowledge in majority of relevant analytical techniques
Very good reporting, interpretation and documentation skills of scientific results
Good knowledge of written and spoken English
Experience working in a cGMP-regulated environment is advantageous
Proficiency in development of parenteral dosage forms and protein analytics is beneficial
People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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