Project Lead/ Group Lead - Analytical and Formulation Sciences



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Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



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Job Summary:

The role resides within larger project teams with defined project & client management responsibilities and, where applicable, staff supervision responsibilities. Project leaders independently manage smaller scope projects and continue to participate in the planning and execution of larger scope projects within their larger project teams.

Examples of smaller scope projects include sample analysis / characterization, stability study, development of an analytical method, etc. Supervise daily aspects within the project. Design multiple components of a project and assist with integration of all project components. Broad technical competence and responsibility required. Act as advisor. Define activities and manage meeting deliverables internally and externally.


* Supports product development efforts in the process, formulations and analytical development areas. Conceptualizes and proposes process development, formulations development and analytical development strategies based on biopharmaceutical data.

* Responsible for producing high quality documentation and client reports suitable for publication and regulatory requirements.

* Works toward developing a broad knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theory; may provide technical leadership in the group, may serve as in-house advisor on key scientific discipline areas.

* Hands-on cGMP manufacturing and provide technical support for clinical manufacturing and product testing.

* May be called upon (as a development assignment) to be a project team leader of a development program that includes the following duties:

* Direction and administrative duties including the coordination of efforts of team members and across departments; Acting as spokesperson on development programs and interact positively and productively with clients; Advising management on program status

* Responsible for the management and professional development of lower level Scientists and associates; orient new employees as to the organization and department policies, and what results are expected of them. Review their position responsibilities with them. Communicate and administer procedures for the area in accordance with approved policies.

* Responsible for developing/maintaining a current understanding of cGMP and other regulatory requirements.

* Responsible for developing/maintaining a current understanding of cGMP and other regulatory requirements.

* Adheres to all safety requirements and assures that departmental employees comply with required safety procedures.

Job Requirements:

* Group Lead: B.S. degree and 9 years of related experience; M.S. and 7 years of related experience or Ph.D. and 2 years related experience in a scientific discipline.

* Project Lead: Ph.D. 5+ years of directly related experience or BS and a minimum of 12 years of related experience and MS and 10 years