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R&D Lyophilisation Scientist

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: DB9997
Closing Date: 11 Jan 19
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of our client, a leading pharmaceutical company based in the South-East, I am recruiting for an R&D Lyophilisation Scientist.


 In this role you will support the R&D department in the design and scale-up of lyophilisation processes suitable for clinical production, including cycle optimization, robustness studies, and technology transfer. Responsibilities will include the following:

•    Advise on lyophilisation cycle development, optimization, scale up and Technology Transfer of finished products.
•    Design and execute accelerated stability testing plans. 
•    Track and report deviations to a process, initiating quality improvements and participating on quality improvement projects as required. 
•    Act as R&D liaison between relevant Managers, Q A, Research, Tech Services, Engineers and Maintenance personnel in all matters regarding freeze drying
•    Participate on manufacturing project teams to assist with cycle development through collaboration with R&D. 
•    Review work scope, rationale, approvals, changes to appropriate equipment/systems and re-qualification activities.

Applicants with the following background and experience are invited to apply:

•    Qualified to Honours Degree level in an appropriate science discipline, preferably Biotechnology
•    Minimum five years’ experience within the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in a Biopharma role
•    Significant exposure to Lyophilisation & cycle development
•    Ideally have worked within an aseptic fill finish environment
Demonstrated knowledge in pharmaceutical / biopharmaceutical technical / manufacturing operations.

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please call Deirdre on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671.

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Contact Information:

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Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
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