Jul 01, 2022

Job Description

600 million - that's how many people worldwide suffer from asthma and COPD. Many of the innovative drugs are expensive. Sandoz is committed to providing affordable generic drugs for respiratory diseases.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Design, plan, perform and document scientific experiments as well as analysis and interpretation of the results to drive analytical method development and validation/verification for excipient, API and respiratory finished product in a GMP environment.
• Define, supervise and report (ICH) stability studies for API and respiratory finished products.
• Act as key contact for all analytical related issues within the assigned projects, to ensure proper communication with all involved partners.
• Define and present (justification of) specification for packaging material, excipient, API and finished product.

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:
• BSc or MSc degree in a technical or scientific subject, ideally chemistry, pharmacy or minimal 5 years experience in Respiratory Analytical Laboratory testing
• Good understanding of analytical methods and technologies for respiratory product development
• Experience in development functions preferably in the pharmaceutical industry
• Strong knowledge of GMP and regulatory guidelines
• Fluent in English (oral and written) and proficient in German

Desirable Requirements:
• Independent way of working and excellent team player
• Compliance with Novartis standards for quality, ethics and behavior (Inspired, Curious and Unbossed)

Why Novartis?
766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Hiring decisions are only based on the qualification for the position, regardless of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age and disability.
The law provides for severely disabled / equal applicants the opportunity to involve the local representative body for disabled employees (SBV) in the application process. If you would like to request this, please let us know in advance as a note on your CV.
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