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Senior Associate - Process Development Drug Product Technologies

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    118538357
Amgen

Job ID: R-94791
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Oral & Enabling Delivery Systems group within Drug Product Technologies (DPT) at Amgen is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated, and team oriented Senior (Sr.) Associate.

In this role, the Sr. Associate will serve as a member of the Drug Product development team providing hands-on formulation and process support during the development of clinical solid oral dosage forms. The Sr. Associate will interface with diverse groups within DPT (i.e. Synthetic Enabling Technologies, Pivotal Synthetic Drug Product, etc.) and with external functions, such as Drug Substance Technologies, Attribute Sciences, Supply Chain, Contract Manufacturing, etc.

The Sr. Associate will also integrate and utilize platform capabilities, organize and analyze results with minimal supervision as well as communicate and present in team meetings. The experimental results will lead to the best possible formulation and processes.

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Material Sciences, Bioengineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or other relevant field
  • 2+ years of experience within the pharmaceutical industry with an emphasis on oral solid dosage forms
  • Understanding of typical unit operations for the manufacture of oral solid dosage forms (i.e. granulation, roller compaction, drying, milling, blending, compression, film coating, etc.)
  • Familiarity in solid oral dosage form optimization using QbD principles
  • Experience with characterizing powder blends and solid oral dosage forms
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills that enable effective management and resolution of complex project-related issues involving collaborations with multiple functional areas


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-94791<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>The Oral & Enabling Delivery Systems group within Drug Product Technologies (DPT) at Amgen is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated, and team oriented Senior (Sr.) Associate.<br><br>In this role, the Sr. Associate will serve as a member of the Drug Product development team providing hands-on formulation and process support during the development of clinical solid oral dosage forms. The Sr. Associate will interface with diverse groups within DPT (i.e. Synthetic Enabling Technologies, Pivotal Synthetic Drug Product, etc.) and with external functions, such as Drug Substance Technologies, Attribute Sciences, Supply Chain, Contract Manufacturing, etc.<br><br>The Sr. Associate will also integrate and utilize platform capabilities, organize and analyze results with minimal supervision as well as communicate and present in team meetings. The experimental results will lead to the best possible formulation and processes.<br><br><b>Basic Qualifications:</b><br><br>Master's degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and 2 years of scientific experience<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications:</b><br><ul><li>Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Material Sciences, Bioengineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or other relevant field</li><li>2+ years of experience within the pharmaceutical industry with an emphasis on oral solid dosage forms</li><li>Understanding of typical unit operations for the manufacture of oral solid dosage forms (i.e. granulation, roller compaction, drying, milling, blending, compression, film coating, etc.)</li><li>Familiarity in solid oral dosage form optimization using QbD principles</li><li>Experience with characterizing powder blends and solid oral dosage forms</li><li>Excellent interpersonal and communication skills that enable effective management and resolution of complex project-related issues involving collaborations with multiple functional areas</li></ul><br><br>Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/wylBNqfn8gxAfJVoiqDdG"> <p>PI118538357</p>
Posted: 2020-02-29 Expires: 2020-03-31

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