Gilead Sciences has an opportunity for an experienced candidate in our Formulation & Process Development group at our Headquarters in Foster City, California. We are seeking motivated, team-oriented individuals with scientific experience with lab work related to small molecules.
Essential Duties and Job Functions:
Works independently and determines methods and techniques on new or difficult assignments related to discovery research, formulation and process development, and clinical product manufacturing.
Designs new experiments to support development of drug substances and drug products or techniques to test such substances.
Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires comprehensive evaluation of many factors.
Interacts with contract manufacturing site to resolve issues related to scalability and other matters of similar complexity.
Works cross-functionally with process development to develop scalability plans.
Authors reports and contributes to regulatory submissions (IND, IMPD, NDA, etc
Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
11+ years’ industry experience with BS degree in related scientific discipline or 9+ years’ industry experience with MS degree in related scientific discipline.
Degree in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry or a related scientific discipline and relevant industry experience that demonstrates an expertise in formulation process development and sustained excellence in performance and accomplishments that align to company goals.
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and technical) and interpersonal skills are required.
Demonstrates technical proficiency, scientific creativity, collaboration with others and independent thought in suggesting experimental design and research strategy.
Must think critically and creatively and be able to work independently, determine appropriate resources for resolution of problems and have strong organizational and planning skills.
Internal Number: R0007964
About Gilead Sciences
Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. We strive to transform and simplify care for people with life-threatening illnesses around the world. Gilead's portfolio of products and pipeline of investigational drugs includes treatments for HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer, inflammatory and respiratory diseases, and cardiovascular conditions.Our portfolio of marketed products includes a number of category firsts, including complete treatment regimens for HIV infection available in a once-daily single pill and the first oral antiretroviral pill available to reduce the risk of acquiring HIV infection in certain high-risk adults.