Associate expert science and technology


Job title: Associate expert science and technology

Company: Novartis

Job description: Job Description

Millions! Novartis made a decision to pursue early discovery research internally to allow us to quickly translate the most impactful discoveries into therapeutics for millions of patients.
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Plan and support development of early and late phase NCE development for solid (tablet, capsules), liquid (solution, suspension, microemulsion), parenteral and topical dosage forms (including poorly soluble compounds).
  • Plan and support entire drug product development process starting with first pre-formulation studies up to the manufacturing process transfer to production and the provision of the required documentation to allow worldwide registration
  • Support development of robust formulations and processes through optimization, scale-up and validation work applying QbD principles incl. risk assessments and DoEs
  • Strong scientific background wrt biopharmaceutics and its application in DP development
  • Provide documentation of raw data, evaluation and contribute to interpretation of results. Provide input for the selection of next experiments.
  • Communicate and address problems, perform safety and literature searches under guidance from more experienced team members.
  • Meet quality, quantity and timelines in all assigned projects.
  • Perform and document scientific experiments

Minimum requirements


  • Master of Science with 3+yrs of Industrial experience or PhD in Science with focus on pharmaceutical sciences and technology (e.g. Pharmacy, Chemistry).
  • Awareness for safe handling of chemicals, potentially dangerous materials and equipment.
  • Adequate scientific or technical knowledge in a specific area (e.g. synthetic, analytical, galenical).
  • Basic knowledge in scientific/technical areas of collaboration.
  • Good knowledge of laboratory and/or technical tools. Adequate knowledge of software and computer tools.
  • Creative thinking and effective interdisciplinary collaboration with other functions.
  • Basic presentation skills and scientific/technical writing skills.
  • Good communication skills and basic organizational, planning and negotiation skills.

Why consider Novartis?

799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!
Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis 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 inclusion workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Novartis is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Functional Area

Research & Development


Global Drug Development

Business Unit


Employment Type


Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

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

Shift Work


Early Talent


Expected salary:

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

Job date: Thu, 02 Jun 2022 04:24:25 GMT

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