Principal Scientist - Director


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Located in Bend, OR

Salary: Competitive comp & benefits!

Seeking a Director, Senior or Principal Scientist to lead a team in Dosage Form Development. The role requires a combination of technical expertise and leadership skills to allow the team to collectively deliver high quality results on client projects. In addition to oversight of client-facing deliverables, the successful candidate will develop processes and training to improve transfer of process and formulation information into the GMP manufacturing environment.


What You Get to Do!

The Senior or Principal Scientist will also have the opportunity to expand and improve the technical capabilities, work streams, and capacity of the dosage form offering of the rapidly growing company. Importantly, the candidate will be expected to strategically balance improvements between development, clinical, and commercial manufacturing areas. A strong knowledge of the industry combined with a passion for collaboration will be required for this endeavor.

·         Independently develops experimental protocols and templates based on project need

·         Identifies and develops new technologies

·         Independently summarizes, reports, and analyzes data to draw conclusions and proposes next steps

·         Identifies out of trend data, forms hypothesis and investigates

·         Evaluates data and draws conclusions across data sets/projects

·         Independently interfaces with client, project management & operations to manage timelines and workplans and to effectively communicate technical information

·         Acts as the technical point of contact for external partners

·         Independently leads projects, and may act as SME to provide support and guidance for other projects

·         Independently authors technical reports and presentations

·         Independently defines problem statements and develops and manages workplans

·         Contributes to developing and executing cross-functional program and product development strategy

·         Mentors or manages

·         Other related duties as assigned


What You Will Bring…

·         Related education & experience

o   B.S. in Science or Engineering discipline with 10+ years experience

o   M.S. in Science or Engineering discipline with 8+ years experience

o   PhD in Science or Engineering discipline with 3+ years experience

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·         Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

·         Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines

·         Demonstrated ability to collaborate and work in cross-functional teams

·         Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment

·         Scientific curiosity and willingness to learn

·         Excellent leadership and collaboration skills

·         Demonstrated experience in technical focus area (formulation sciences, analytical sciences, process engineering, drug product development)

·         Demonstrated experience with advanced laboratory and data analysis skills

·         Demonstrated understanding of pharmaceutical process and/or product development

·         Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

·         Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate


To Apply:

For confidential consideration, please submit resume to 

Express Office: Bend
296 Southwest Columbia Street
Suite B
Bend, OR 97702
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