Scientist IV

ID# DCCA30468

dinaliC is an international consulting firm specialized in projects for numerous industries. We are dedicated to provide contract and permanent opportunities for skilled professionals in their area or areas of expertise


A SMP Senior Scientist will be responsible for technical support to our client’s manufacturing facility in Los Angeles Plant (LAP) and general marketed product support for cosmetic and OTC monograph drug products under the company. This individual will be responsible for providing production support and marketed product life cycle support for the manufacture of semisolids (creams, gels and lotions) and liquid products. Project activities and documentation must be completed using good science at a quality level that meets established OTC Monograph, FDA and the company’s Quality Compliance standards. This individual will work in a team environment with Operations MAKE, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance, and Product Deployment technical functions.


Qualification of Bulk Hold Times for Formulas Manufactured in Los Angeles California: 

1. Prepare study protocols and reports. Strong Technical Writing skill is required. 
2. Work collaboratively across functional groups in accomplishing the project goals and objectives. 
3. Investigate any deviations occurred during the studies 
4. Update product specifications to include recommended bulk hold time via GCCs 
5. Other necessary tasks to facilitate the accomplishments of overall project goals 


Minimum Education and Experience 

  1. B.S in Chemical Engineering, Industrial Pharmacy, Chemistry or a related field of study, with 5+ years of professional experience 
  2. M.S in Pharmaceuticals, Chemical Engineering and Chemistry or a related field of study, with 3+ years of professional experience 
  3. Ph.D. in Pharmaceuticals, Chemical Engineering and Chemistry or a related field of study, with 0-2 years of professional experience 

Specific Skills, Knowledge & Behaviors 

  1. Understanding of cGMPs and current US FDA Compliance requirements is a must. 
  2. Problem Solving: Proactively seek solutions; Gather and analyze information systematically; Develop alternative solutions; Think analytically and act decisively. Work independently with minimal supervision. First-hand experience in the field of process development and/or technical service for OTC Monograph products is preferred. 
  3. Master Complexity: Competently handle day-to-day work challenges; Adapt to changes in the work environment; manage multiple tasks and competing demands; Change approach or method to best fit the situation. Detail oriented and ability to work collaboratively across functional groups and handle multiple responsibilities and projects. 
  4. Communication: Excellent oral and written communication skills. Write clearly and informatively; Create documents that are complete and accurate. 
  5. Commitment: Strive to attain quality results on time; convey a sense of urgency and drive issues to closure; earn a reputation for reliability and dependability.


Position Details:

Consumer Product


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