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Assistant Scientist Formulation Development

Location: Leiden, South Holland Salary: Negotiable
Sector: R&D Type: Contract

Location: Leiden

Hours per week: 40

Main purpose The Assistant Scientist performs day-to-day lab activities and executes formulation development experimental and analytical tasks according to plan or procedure. Furthermore, the individual is encouraged to optimize existing techniques, processes, systems or programs

Key responsibilities

  • Performs laboratory activities according to planning with high quality and as discussed with scientist
  • Adheres to timelines for performing experiments, and aligns with planner and scientist
  • Executes procedures and analytical methods for formulation development and sample analysis
  • Describes new procedures in equipment, work, or test instructions
  • Is able to do the full range of data analysis, from raw data to graphs/tables and statistical analysis (e.g. with JMP) and work with databases
  • Is able to draw conclusions from data and to engage in constructive discussion with scientist
  • Adheres to the laboratory safety procedures, TIs, SOPs and works according to procedures
  • Is broadly trained on several techniques, and operates instruments or equipment according to the SOPs
  • Supports fill/finish process development activities when needed, together with accountable process engineer
  • Can be the technical owner of an instrument or method, being responsible for the proper functioning and maintenance of that method or laboratory equipment
  • Ensures the availability of materials to perform the experiments together with scientist