Senior Scientist Solid Formulation Development



Industriepark-Zwijnaarde 7B, Gent, Belgium

Function type

Senior Scientist


We are looking for a person that reports to the Pharmaceutical Development Manager of Eurofins Amatsigroup NV in expanding the growth of the company.

Your responsibilities are:

  • You develop new drug delivery formulations for different applications in the medical field.

  • The focus will be on the development of innovative solid formulations, enhancing bioavailability and controlling drug release of difficult-to-formulate drug candidates.

  • You follow the entire path of drug product development from early pre-formulation over formulation development, optimization, scale up and transfer to clinical production.

  • The function consists of performing and supervising experimental work in a high tech environment combined with multi-disciplinary data interpretation and reporting of the experiments performed.

  • You will act as a lead scientist, being a member of a project team and coordinating the experimental formulation tasks and the more junior members in the team.

  • You keep track of recent innovations in the field of drug product development, and optimize manufacturing processes.


  • You have a PhD with scientific orientation (Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bio-Engineering, Science or Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Chemistry …) or equivalent experience acquired through professional background.

  • You have a strong interest in drug research and development and the associated production technologies.

  • You have experience in the development and manufacturing of solid formulations.

  • You work accurately, you are technically minded and able to work independently after training in the matter entrusted to you.

  • You are flexible.

  • You have experience with software such as Word and Excel.

Additional Information

  • Work in a fast-growing organization.

  • A position with responsibility within a dynamic company.

  • Personal development through learning on the job and additional external trainings.

  • A market-oriented compensation.


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