Senior Scientist -Manufacturing/ Technical Services - United States
|Senior Scientist -Manufacturing/ Technical Services|
|At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world. |
|This senior position reports up through the technical services organization and is vital to the success of Lilly’s monoclonal antibody and small molecule manufacturing. It is an integral part of the global parenteral network. |
The mission of Technical Services/Manufacturing Science (TS/MS) is to provide scientific leadership and technical support for manufacturing to make medicine today and tomorrow.
The Monoclonal Antibody and Small Molecule group in the Parenteral Network provides product stewardship for all monoclonal antibody and small molecule products across multiple manufacturing sites, focuses on issues of interest relative to control strategy and product quality, interfaces with product development to commercialize new parenteral products, develops new line-extensions for existing products, and implements continuous improvement projects in collaboration across the parenteral network. The Research Scientist is a key member in a cross-functional team by providing technical leadership for projects involving existing and new manufacturing processes and products. This includes support for process design and scale-up, process technology transfer, validation and launch of new products and line-extensions, implementation of significant process improvements, identification and resolution of aseptic process issues, post-launch optimization of current products, and the development and implementation of specific process/technology improvements in parenteral manufacturing. The candidate should have expertise in product formulation and parenteral aseptic processing, be knowledgeable in cGMP, experimental design, statistical analysis, and in the effect of unit operations on product attributes, and the development and implementation of control strategies for parenteral products. Specific knowledge relative to monoclonal antibody and small molecule products including drug delivery devices is an advantage. Technical writing and communication skills are used daily and the ability to effectively communicate and transfer knowledge to all levels of competency is essential. Technical leadership and the ability to constructively influence are important in this role.