Apr 29, 2022

Job Description

1886! We have more than 130 years of experience treating patients. Sandoz, a division of Novartis, is a global leader in generics and biosimilars and is committed to playing a leading role in improving access to medicines worldwide.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Independently design, plan, organize, perform and document scientific experiments/GMP testing/plant activities under minimal supervision; multitask activities at a time; understand and meet customer needs - own and utilize complex tools/equipment or specialized facilities as an expert; schedule and perform maintenance and qualification of instruments/equipment - Proactively identify conflict situations and contribute with empathy to solutions
• Work according to appropriate standards as defined in Quality Manual, SOPs, ethical, health, safety, environment (HSE), and information security (ISEC) guidelines; lead initiatives to ensure proactive compliance and continuous improvement.
• Provide documentation of raw data, evaluate and interpret results, draw relevant conclusions independently and design next experiments; supervise project related scientific/technical activities. Review and verify raw data generated by others
• Write protocols, scientific reports, lab procedures or SOPs; write scientific documents intended for external partners (e.g., other line units, authorities, external companies) or for generation of registration documents under minimal supervision.
• Communicate, address and solve problems (e.g. deviations and unexpected results from experiments) within own and broader area of responsibility; communicate effectively across organizational interfaces; lead the transfer of know-how or procedures to other departments or external contractors, including troubleshooting and on-site training.
• For technical development units: Develop new methods/processes or optimize existing methods/processes (lab or plant); contribute to development and implementation of new technologies. For GMP units: ensure compliance to cGMP
• For technology-focused role: Provide scientific and technical guidance; perform information and literature searches; actively foster knowledge exchange. Train and coach team members, temporary employees or employees under training; present scientific/technical results internally and contribute to publications, presentations and patents
• For project-focused role: Lead/coordinate assigned functional sub-teams; participate in function-specific teams and fulfill assigned project tasks and responsibilities under minimal supervision. Support non-project activities as needed, such as Op Ex, GDP coordinator etc.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• PhD with 2-3 years of experience on mass spectrometry Master of Science with 5-7 year of relevant experience Fluency in English language
• Awareness for safe handling of chemicals, potentially dangerous materials and equipment. Good theoretical and scientific knowledge in the relevant area (e.g. manufacturing, analytical, pharmaceutical)
• Proficient with laboratory and/or technical tools. Good knowledge of software and computer tools.
• Good documentation skills. Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
• Presentation skills
• Advanced scientific/technical writing skills Exclusive experience on independently carry out Impurity profiling using LCMS. GCMS and other allied techniques, interpretation of the results and scientific conclusions. Should have wide experience on qualification of genotoxic impurities, nitrosamine impurities using different mass spectrometric techniques

Why consider Sandoz?
Our number 1 priority is to pioneer patient access to better healthcare. We are a company of firsts. 1st to develop an oral penicillin antibiotic. 1st to develop and launch biosimilars. 1st to launch an FDA-cleared digital therapeutic. And we never stop asking: how can we continue to pioneer access in an ever-more digital and global world?

The answers come when curious, courageous and collaborative people are empowered to ask new questions, make bold decisions and take smart risks.

Sandoz, a Novartis division, is a leader in generic and biosimilar medicines and a pioneer in digital therapeutics.

Imagine what you could do at Sandoz!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

Sandoz, a Novartis company, embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.
Product Dev SZ
Hyderabad, AP
Research & Development
Full Time
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