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Biopharmaceutical Senior Scientist - Athlone, Ireland (Joining bonus €3000)

BiopharmaceuticalSenior Scientist - Athlone, Ireland ( Joining bonus €3000 )

We are vitallinks between an idea for a new medicine and the people who need it. We are thepeople of PPD - thousands of employees in locations worldwide connected bytenacity and passion for our purpose: to improve health .You will be joining a truly collaborative and winning culture as we strive to bend the time and costcurve of deliveringlife-saving therapies to patients.

Our GMPlaboratory based in Athlone, Ireland offers fully integrated solutions forproduct development and analytical development, including analytical testingservices in method development, method validation, method transfer, release andstability studies. Our highly qualified GMP lab staff work across our 3laboratory groups: Biopharm, Small Molecule, and Inhalation.

The role of BiopharmSenior scientist is to perform complex laboratory analysis of pharmaceuticalproducts and proficiently uses analytical instrumentation, calculates andanalyses data and records data. Routinely acts as the project leader onmultiple projects, interacts with clients, reviews and evaluates data, writesreports and protocols. Responsible for the scientific conduct of the projectand communication of regulatory issues with senior level team members.

  • Independentlyperforms method validations, method transfers and analytical testing ofpharmaceutical compounds in a variety of formulations.
  • Designsand executes experiments with minimal supervision.
  • Preparesstudy protocols, project status reports, final study reports and otherproject-related technical documents.
  • Communicatesdata and technical issues to the client and responds to client needs
  • Mentors,trains and coordinates laboratory activities of other team members and assistsin troubleshooting instrument and analytical problems.
  • Assistsin designing method validation or method transfer protocols and establishproject timelines.
  • Reviewsdata for technical, quality and compliance to protocols, methods, SOPs, clientcriteria and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

Job Qualification:

Experience and Qualifications
  • Education to a Bachelors or higher level in related subjects ie; Chemistry / Biochemistry.
  • 5+ years' relevant industry experience within a GMP laboratory (with experience in the following lab testing areas HPLC, UPLC, Electrophoresis (CE, iCE, SDS-PAGE), ELISA, spectrophotometry.
  • Experience in Method Validation, Method Transfer and Analytical testing.
  • Detailed knowledge of method validation; method development would be an advantage.
  • The ability to plan, schedule and carry out work for successful project completion
  • A positive attitude and ability to work well with others
  • Excellent attention to detail

As well as being rewarded a competitive salary, we have an extensive benefits package based around the health and well-being of our employees. We have a flexible working culture , where PPD truly value a work-life balance. We've grown sustainably year on year but continue to offer a collaborative environment, with teams of colleagues eager to share expertise and have fun together. We are a global organisation but with a local feel.
  • Joining Bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual Leave 25 days
  • Medical Health care cover
  • Life Insurance

We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer's trust - We are gamechangers - We do the right thing -We are one PPD -

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world's most urgent health needs, then please submit your application - we'd love to hear from you. 1

As we are likely to receive many applications, sometimes we are unable to provide feedback to everyone.



Diversity Statement

PPD is proud to be an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength and fosters an environment of mutual respect. PPD is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or status within any other protected group.

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