Scientist Iii, AR & D

Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Brookhaven , NY 11719

Posted 2 months ago


  • The Scientist 3 of Analytical R&D group conducts qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories to quality and to develop new products for the pharmaceutical dosage forms. This individual performs all analytical method development, qualifications and method validations for active pharmaceutical ingredients, excipients and the finished product pharmaceutical dosage forms. More over this individual performs testing of in-process and release activities to support the formulation development. This individual analyzes organic or inorganic compounds using chromatography, spectroscopy or spectrophotometry techniques and conduct quality control tests. This individual maintains laboratory instruments to ensure proper working order and troubleshoot malfunctions when needed. The Scientist-3 assists Group Leader/Manager with training other scientists for analytical instrument/equipment. Additionally, this individual drives advances in analytical capabilities for all analytical techniques using scientific rules and methods to solve analytical problems.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops and optimizes new and existing analytical methods for qualification and release testing of the products. Develops stability indicating product testing methods and performs method validation, complying with all applicable regulations, guidelines and internal SOPs.

  • Expands analytical capabilities of the department. Provides training and guidance to Analytical Group members with developing technical skills.

  • Provides timely responses to internal and external inquiries related to pharmaceutical testing and quality.

  • Prepares scientific or technical reports or presentations for analytical development and analysis.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Additional responsibilities includes staying abreast of new development in analytical techniques such as High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Gas Chromatography (GC), Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FT-IR), Ultraviolet-visible (UV-Vis) spectrometers, Karl-Fischer titrator (KF titrator) and Dissolution apparatus. Contributes to improvement in laboratory operations to increase efficiency.


  • Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) Chemistry or related science
  • Required
  • Master Degree (MS/MA) Chemistry or related science
  • Preferred


  • pharmaceutical experience (with Bachelor's Degree)
  • pharmaceutical experience (Master's Degree)


  • Enthusiasm and dedication performing as an individual contributor and in a team environment.
  • Intermediate
  • Written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Intermediate
  • Ability to set priorities and to follow through on commitments utilizing organizational skills.
  • Intermediate
  • Microsoft Office and ability to learn additional software/programs as needed.
  • Intermediate
  • Ability to lead projects, and meet deadlines.
  • Intermediate
  • Creativity to solve technical and compliance problems.
  • Intermediate

Specialized Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of modern analytical instrument/equipment and techniques. Experience with High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Gas Chromatography (GC), UV-Visible Spectrophotometer (UV-Spectrophotometer), Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FT-IR), Dissolution apparatus and general laboratory equipment/instrument. Method development and validation knowledge or experience.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Scientist I AR & D

Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/23/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-21T00:00 Description: * The Scientist-I position is an entry level, and it contributes to tasks associated to pharmaceutical analysis intended for drug product development. The preliminary activities include following schedules, direction of compendia standards and in-house standard operating procedures to analyze pharmaceutical drug substance, excipients, drug product testing for release and stability samples. Essential Functions: * Perform quantitative analysis for pharmaceutical drug-substances, excipients and drug products using USP/NF, EP, in-house test methods and standard protocols, maintaining full compliance with all applicable US FDA - cGMP regulations and internal SOPs. * -Utilize techniques of Spectrophotometry, HPLC, GC, dissolution, and wet chemistry tests in accordance with the USP. * Interpret and communicate analytical results. * Contribute to technical problem solving and troubleshooting as needed. * Contribute towards optimizing laboratory operations to increase efficiency and GMP compliance. Additional Responsibilities:Education: * Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) Chemistry or related science - Required Experience: * pharmaceutical experience Skills: * Microsoft Office and ability to learn additional software/programs as needed. - Intermediate * Set priorities and follow through on commitments. - Beginner * Meet deadlines under pressure. - Beginner * Verbal and written communication skills. - Beginner * Able to work in a team environment. - Beginner * Creativity to solve technical and compliance problems. - Beginner * Enthusiasm and dedication to learn analytical techniques. - Beginner Specialized Knowledge: * Knowledge of US FDA- cGMP and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). * Understanding of analytical chemistry and analytical laboratory procedures. * Background of modern analytical laboratory techniques and use of HPLC, GC, TLC, UV, and analytical equipment. * Some knowledge of analytical Method development. Licenses: Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Brookhaven NY

Scientist Iii, AR & D

Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc.