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Location: Basel, Mannheim, Sant Cugat del Vallès
As a Senior Scientist in Process Chemistry, you will be working in the department “Process Chemistry & Catalysis” within the “Small Molecules Technical Development” organization.
Behind every presentation of each product sold by Roche is the involvement of Pharma Global Technical Operations (PT). Starting with Phase I of the development process and continuing through to product maturity, PT makes medicines at sites around the world and includes more than 12 000 employees worldwide.
"Global Technical Development" (PTD) is an organization of over two thousand people globally that are integral for the mission of Roche to develop meaningful medicines for patients. Therefore, PTD actively collaborates and develops innovative technical solutions to bridge early-stage, late-stage and commercial product needs. The mandate of our organization is, to reliably deliver the pipeline and supply quality products to patients. Our organization excel in our work through innovation, collaboration, dedication, and mutual respect and add value every day, continuously improving what we do.
“Synthetic Molecules Technical Development” (PTDC) brings a broad range of experience across drug substance (DS), drug product (DP), and collaborates closely with key partners in Research and Early Development, commercial manufacturing andRegulatory. PTDC drives late stage technical development of our synthetic molecules pipeline and manufacture of drug substance and drug product for clinical studies across our small molecules manufacturing network.
As a Senior Scientist in Process Chemistry, you will perform end-to-end process chemistry, from the design of new synthetic routes to the development of save, reliable and sustainable commercial manufacturing processes of synthetic drug substances throughout all clinical phases until transfer to commercial manufacturing.
Your key responsibilities are:
You have a PhD degree in organic chemistry with at least 3 years of experience in process research & development of small molecules drug substances and a real passion for scientific and technical innovation.
Your further qualifications are:
The environment you work in – not just your job – plays a large role in how satisfied you feel with your life. As one of the top companies to work for in Switzerland, Roche aims to provide a setting in which you feel valued and respected. This means your energies are freed up to make unique contributions towards improving patients’ lives.
Below are just a few of the benefits and opportunities you’ll have when you work at Roche.
Looking after your health and wellbeing
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Striking a work-life balance
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Maximizing your development opportunities
We value not only the skills you have now, but also where you can take them in the future. That’s why we ensure you have access to all the training you need to excel at your job and help you fulfil your potential.
Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
Please apply until: 21.10.2020
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