STA Pharmaceuticals, a WuXi AppTec Company, has an exciting oppertunity for a Senior Process Research and Development Scientist, Development Chemistry in our San Diego site.
This position works within a team of process R&D scientists in conjunction with the Analytical Chemistry Department and be co-responsible for developing safe, efficient and easily scalable processes for producing starting materials, intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API’s). In addition, the incumbent assists in tech transferring projects to kilo lab and pilot plant scales and contributes to the safe and cGMP compliant execution of API manufacturing processes.
The incumbent may also work with Quality Assurance to ensure that high quality standards are maintained and appropriate documentation such as process development and scale-up documentation including batch production records (BPR’s) are completed in a timely manner, and that standard operating procedures (SOP’s) are written and followed. Hands-on synthetic organic chemistry and the ability to solve process and scale-up problems through laboratory-scale investigations of organic synthesis reactions and separations is required.
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An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.