Senior Scientist I

Hiring By - Biostaffic


North Chicago, Illinois - United States

Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Mid-Senior level

Posted 4 months ago
Job details
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Scientist I to join our dynamic and innovative research team focused on the development of long-acting injectable formulations. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the advancement of pharmaceutical science and make a profound impact on patients' lives.
  • Lead and conduct research activities related to drug product development.
  • Design, plan, and execute experiments to evaluate the performance and formulation optimization.
  • Develop and validate analytical methods to characterize and assess drug product stability, release kinetics, and other critical attributes.
  • Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, including formulation scientists, analytical chemists, and project managers, to drive projects forward.
  • Analyze and interpret experimental data, prepare technical reports, and present findings to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Stay up to date with the latest advancements in drug delivery technologies and actively contribute to scientific discussions and strategic planning.
  • Mentor junior scientists and provide technical guidance and expertise as needed.
  • Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry typically with 10 to 12 (BS), 8 to 10 (MS), or 0 to 4 (Ph.D.) years related industry experience.
  • Proficient in a variety of analytical techniques such as HPLC, LC-MS, DSC, particle size analysis, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of pharmaceutical formulation development, drug delivery principles, and associated analytical techniques.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading research projects, generating innovative solutions, and delivering results within agreed timelines.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities, critical thinking, and attention to detail.
  • Understanding of cGMP and regulatory requirements.
  • Relevant industry experience in the development of long-acting injectables or related drug delivery systems.
  • Experience with regulatory guidelines and requirements for long-acting injectable products is an asset.
Key Leadership Competencies
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to present complex scientific concepts to diverse audiences.
  • Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.
  • Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
  • Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.
AbbVie is committed to operating with integrity, driving innovation, transforming lives, serving our community, and embracing diversity and inclusion. It is AbbVie’s policy to employ qualified persons of the greatest ability without discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, status as a protected veteran, or any other legally protected group status.

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • North Chicago, Illinois - United States


  • Mid-Senior level

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 15, 2024
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