Job Description

Formulation Scientist
Job Number: 20-06616
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Formulation Scientist for our client in St. Louis, MO.
Eclaro’s client is among the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, trusted by billions to provide superior, cutting-edge, and inexpensive medicine that improves health and well-being. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • Participate in the formulation and process development of biotherapeutics. 
  • Will be responsible for performing analytical characterization of candidate molecules by using various biophysical, biochemical and particulates characterization techniques.
  • This is a laboratory based position performing formulation and process development activities specifically for biotherapeutic products from pre-clinical and Phase I clinical trials through late stage, license application and commercialization.
  • Furthermore, will assist in data compilation, data presentations, and report writing.
  • The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
    • Support the development of parenteral formulations for biotherapeutic modalities such as monoclonal antibodies, antibody drug conjugates, proteins, vaccines and gene therapy.
    • Perform rapid, comprehensive characterization of candidate molecules to determine the stability profile.
    • This will be achieved by applying various biophysical, biochemical, particulates characterization techniques such as HPLC (SE-HPLC, IEX, HIC, RP-HPLC), Capillary Gel electrophoresis (CGE), imaged Capillary Electrophoresis (iCE), Spectroscopy techniques, light obscuration, microflow imaging and additional techniques as required.
    • Will be responsible for preparing data summary presentation, compiling data and using lab based systems for data collection such as empower and electronic laboratory notebooks.
    • Effective communication skills are desirable for interactions with laboratory scientists, project managers and colleagues from numerous functions.

  • Technical Skills: Essential: Familiarity with proteins and analytical techniques
  • Experience:
    • Must be able to interact effectively with a multidisciplinary team of scientists for formulation optimization and overall candidate progression.
    • Newly qualified or up to 3 years industrial experience in parenteral formulation and process development of protein therapeutics.
  • Desirable:
    • Familiarity with HPLC, Capilliary electrophoresis, and other analytical techniques
    • Strong computer skills and experience with lab based computer systems
    • Ability to collect and analyze data sets
    • B.S in Pharmaceutics, Chemistry, Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biotechnology, Biology or equivalent with 0-3 years' experience.

If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Jay Lucas
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Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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