Senior Scientist (100%, m/f, 1 year contract)

SchaffhausenTemporaryChemistry, Pharma, Biotech2019-02-05Higher Professional Education / Certificate
For our client, a world leading Pharmaceutical company situated near Schaffhausen we are accepting applications from highly motivated and qualified individuals for the role of

Senior Scientist (100%, m/f, 1 year contract)

Your challenges

Technical Launch Integrators (TLIs) and Drug Product Technical Owners (DPTOs) reside within Global Technical Operations. TLIs are responsible for new product launch, provide technical drug product support, has overall accountability for ensuring process fit for plant and commercial readiness during technical development, execution of the transfer of pharmaceutical processes and products into the supply chain and the global market. The DPTO is the voice of Technical Operations in the Value Stream team and responsible for the technical aspect of the holistic Lifecycle Management structure and strategy of drug product (for small and large molecules and both for new and legacy products).

Contractor supports or leads tasks for Technical Launch Integrators or Drug Product Technical Owners. She/He supports Drug Product Stronghold Champion in assessing or execution of Technology Innovation and Standardization projects.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Collaboration with different teams in product improvement projects
  • Monitoring of technical processes and product performances
  • Assistance in investigations of faulty product performances (showing quality and compliance relevant events)
  • Risk assessment of technical, quality and compliance related issues as well as development of mitigation strategies
  • Implementation and postprocessing of technical projects
  • Perform technical risk assessments
  • Creation of technical documents, technology plans and reports including follow-up until release

Your skills

  • University/Master Degree in Pharmacy, Biotechnology or Chemistry or related area and a minimum of 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry, preferably in the development and operations.
  • Highly goal-oriented, flexible and responsible person.
  • Detail-oriented and reliable way of working,
  • Good understanding of different cultures
  • Very good PC skills (MS Office, SAP)
  • Very good project management skills (coordinating working teams, leading meetings and taking minutes, follow up on different tasks with various owners)
  • Independent working style, problem solving attitude, capacity to come with solutions

Your horizons

  • We offer an attractive package with competitive salary and good work/life balance
  • Dynamic work environment
  • Personal and professional growth and development

Your contact

Herr Phill Rogers, Recruitment Consultant, looks forward to answer your questions by phone +41 58 233 2100.

To apply, please send your complete application dossier (CV + motivation letter + references) to

Please mention reference JN -022019-294828 in your application