Research Scientist
Grifols - Raleigh, NC

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This position is in the BioAnalytics Analytical Research and Investigations group. The successful candidate will be responsible for the design and implementation of stability protocols for products in development, assisting in the development of stability indicating assays (including forced degradation studies), and designing and executing extended characterization tests for new products and for investigations of licensed products. The incumbent will be expected to work effectively under general supervision and contribute to the team effort to support R&D projects. The ability to analyze and interpret data is essential. Presentation of data to and participation on cross-functional teams are required. Additional tasks associated with laboratory support will be requested as needed. Incumbent will be on call 24/7 to address Stability Chamber events.

  • Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular biology, or biophysics with minimum of 6 years relevant experience is required, including a broad analytical skill set with experience in GC/MS, MALS, CD, FTIR, DLS, MFI, HPLC/UPLC, CE, 2-D PAGE, and Western blot. The ability to apply scientific principles to the design and interpretation of experiments is also required.
  • Experience in stability study design and statistical analyses are required. A working knowledge of SAS JMP is desirable.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are required as well as the ability to work in a cross-functional team environment.
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a changing environment is required.
Work is performed in a laboratory environment. Exposure to biological fluids with potential exposure to infectious organisms. Exposure to electrical office equipment. Exposure to chemicals. Dawning personal protective equipment is required such as protective eyewear, lab coat and gloves. Frequently sits and bends neck for 4-6 hours per day. May stand and twist neck for 2-4 hours per day. Occasionally walks, bends and twists waist and squats. Repetitive hand movement of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. Ability to make precise coordinated movements, of the fingers to grasp and manipulate objects. Moderate lifting of 15-30lbs. with a maximum lift of 35 lbs. May reach above and below shoulder height. Color perception/discrimination, near vision and far vision correctable in one eye to 20/30 and to 20/100 in the other eye. Able to communicate complex information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Frequently works with diverse groups to obtain consensus on complex issues. Ability to apply abstract principles to solve complex conceptual issues. Performs a wide range of complex tasks as dictated by variable demands and changing conditions with little predictability as to the occurrence.

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