We are, on behalf of our customer Astra Zeneca in Gothenburg looking for a Separation Scientist. Please state ref. 750090 if you respond to this request.
Are you an analytical chemist interested in learning more about preparative chromatography? Would you like to work in a cross-functional environment using state of the art technology? Then you might be Astra Zenecas next member in the Separation Science Laboratory team!
AZ is looking for a talented and motivated analytical chemist to join their Separation Science Laboratory team within the Pharmaceutical Science function at AstraZeneca in Gothenburg. This is a temporary assignment lasting one year, starting the 1st of April.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Pharmaceutical Sciences is a function within Innovative Medicines and Early Development (IMED), AstraZeneca’s small molecule biotech unit that deliver candidate drugs into late-stage clinical development. The vision for Pharmaceutical Sciences is to deliver the therapies of the future through scientific leadership in drug delivery, design of synthetic routes and manufacturing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API). Our portfolio of projects spans traditional small molecules to nucleotide-based therapies and nanomedicines across AstraZeneca’s therapy areas.
You will join a highly competent team and collaboratively drive the delivery of pure compounds to the IMED portfolio. The remit of the team includes solving both chiral and achiral separation problems in mg to kg scale, ranging from small molecules to large peptide conjugates. We use modern chromatographic instrumentation including LC and SFC in both analytical and preparative scale.
To be successful in this role you will need a problem-solving attitude and strong delivery focus. It is essential with good communication skills and ability to engage and collaborate across boundaries.
- Scientific knowledge within separation science and chromatography
- Technical skills and experience to use and maintain chromatographic equipment
- Excellent problem-solving skills
- Excellent English, both spoken and written
- Work collaboratively, prioritise your own work and act decisively