1+ months

Engineer I (formulation development)

Kelly Engineering Resources
Cambridge, MA 02139
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Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting 12+ month, long term contract opportunity as an Engineer I (formulation development) for a top fortune 500 company in Cambridge MA


Title: Engineer I (formulation development)  

Duration: 12+ months

Location: Cambridge MA


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The candidate will be working in the small molecule Formulation Development group based in Cambridge, MA to understand the impact of material properties on extended release (ER) tablet formulation to support the development of small molecule ER platform.
Areas of specialization should reside in the fields of material characterization, melt-granulation or hot-melt extrusion, oral dosage formulation, and data analysis.


The ideal candidate should have basic understanding of material physiochemical properties, polymer science, oral dosage formulation, and data analysis. The candidate should be proficient with a variety of instrumentation platforms and software applications such MATLAB, OriginPro, and Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, Power Point). Experience with data mining/machine learning will be a plus.
Knowledge in characterization techniques for particle size, powder flow, compact mechanical strength and other physical properties
Knowledge in melt-granulation or hot-melt extrusion
Knowledge in oral dosage formulation
Knowledge in MATLAB, OriginPro. Data mining will be a plus.

Education / Experience:

BS degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences and other relevant disciplines. BS degree required.


Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Michelle Niemira (micn083@kellyservices.com) for immediate consideration.


Why Kelly?

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies
A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks
Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options
Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center
Several employee discounts
And more!

Why Kelly®?
As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.#KellyGTS]]


Posted: 2020-06-23 Expires: 2023-07-01
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