Laboratory Scientist Development Reagent Formulation (m/f/d)

Zug | Freelance/temporary employment for a project
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My duties
  • Development of reagent formulations in a lab-lot scale
  • Establishing a pilot scale filling line for reagent production
  • Evaluation of the chemical stability, sensor and material compatibility of formulations
  • Establishing and maintaining close collaborations with other teams such as system engineering, method development and system testing or external partners
  • Analysis of reagents and materials in external laboratories according to standards; evaluation of test results 
  • Timely and efficient documentation of test results; preparation of test plans and test reports
  • Coordination of deliverables and tasks according to timelines
My qualifications
  • MSc or PhD in Chemistry, Material Sciences or related sciences 
  • Profound experience working in R&D environment 
  • Profound experience working in the development of IVD reagents and the assessment of chemical stabilities 
  • Broad knowledge and hands-on experience in chemical analytical methods (e.g. HPLC/IC, UV/VIS or IR spectroscopy) with focus on small molecules and ions analysis
  • Experience in process development for pilot production scale
  • Willingness to work in a S2 lab environment
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Fluent in English, German is a plus
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills - you can cooperate and network with people across R&D, Operations and Quality Assurance
  • Solution oriented, autonomous and proactive working style
  • Experience of working in GxP environment
  • Knowledge of microbiological control of IVD reagents in a plus
  • Project management skills are an asset
My benefits
  • A very renowned company
About Hays
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E-Mail: positionen@hays.ch