analytical scientist to inhalation product development astrazeneca in Göteborg

Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland
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We are looking for 1-2 analytical chemist/s for consultant assignments at AstraZeneca with start as soon as possible.

AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.

The Arena:
The department Inhalation Product Development in Gothenburg develops devices, formulations and analytical methods for both small molecule and biological drugs within the respiratory therapy area.

Tasks and responsibilities/The role:
We are looking for 1-2 analytical chemist/s who can work together with us to support our projects with the analyses of proteins. You will determine concentrations and purity, characterize stability and degradation of the protein, the formulated product and the individual excipients in the formulations. You will be collaborating with other analytical chemists and formulation scientists in project teams to drive the projects and technologies forward.

Minimum requirements:
MSc or equivalent in chemistry, preferably analytical chemistry, or Biotechnology. Good knowledge in written and spoken English is necessary as well as laboratory experience including working with computerized systems.

Preferred experience and key factors:
Experience of working with proteins, in synthesis, structure elucidation, assay or activity determination using for example chromatographic (HLPC, UPLC) or spectroscopic techniques (UV, MS).

You should be well-organized, analytical, flexible and accurate. Good team working skills together with the ability to operate independently are also important. Experience of working according to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) in pharmaceutical industry is an advantage.

Business: Dfind Science & Engineering

City: Göteborg

Deadline for applications: 2017-08-20 but since selection and interviews is done continuously please apply now.

More information: Eleonor Ehrman 0733-434109 or Stefan Bäckström

Organization/Business description:
Dfind Science & Engineering is part of Randstad, one of the Nordic region's largest specialists within staffing, recruitment and outplacement.

Dfind Science& Engineering is specialized in recruitment and consulting providing competences within Life Science, Science and Engineering and is a company where people make all the difference. At Dfind Science& Engineering specialists are recruiting specialists!

All our recruitment consultants , consultants and sourcing managers have a technical or scientific background, combined with extensive networks within relevant communities and expertise within recruitment and HR. We understand our customers specific requirements and know how to find the best candidates. Through our passionate commitment and high degree of attentiveness we help people and businesses to grow and be competitive in a changing world.

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