Why Patients Need You
Pfizer's purpose is to deliver breakthroughs that change patients' lives. Research and Development is at the heart of fulfilling Pfizer's purpose as we work to translate advanced science and technologies into the therapies and vaccines that matter most. Whether you are in the discovery sciences, ensuring drug safety and efficacy or supporting clinical trials, you will apply cutting edge design and process development capabilities to accelerate and bring the best in class medicines to patients around the world.What You Will Achieve
We are seeking a computational scientist to join Chemical Research and Development (CRD) Computational Process Design and Optimization group in Groton CT . The successful candidate will play a leading role in the application of CRD digital design strategy toward material properties and reaction modeling to enable the efficient process development of active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) candidates in our portfolio.
CRD, as part of Worldwide R&D in Pharmaceutical Sciences, is responsible for the development of process technology for the production of API. CRD scientists engage in all facets of development from small scale synthesis in support of medicinal chemistry programs, to the development of the commercial synthetic route. CRD scientists partner with manufacturing specialists for API synthesis in kilo-lab and pilot plant facilities, as well as provide support for technology transfer to Pfizer manufacturing sites and third party facilities.
The successful candidate will develop first principle and data driven methodologies supporting development of API, workflows and processes. They will partner with a growing ecosystem of computational experts and utilize Pfizer's expanding computational resources to develop and evaluate methodologies that will enable the efficient digital exploration of the chemical and properties space found on small molecule drug development. They will support the development workflows and methodologies for the efficient application and integration of process systems techniques. The ability to work on multi-disciplinary teams involving chemists, analysts, engineers, and technologists and to represent CRD on cross-functional teams is essential.How You Will Achieve ItQualifications
- Experience in thermochemistry, solubility and solid state modeling is desired
Other Job Details:
- Last Date to Apply for Job: May 20, 2022
- Eligible for Employee Referral
- Eligible for Relocation Package
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