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Celgene Corporation

Principal Scientist/Engineer, Formulation Development, Drug Product Development Job

Celgene Corporation - Summit, NJ

Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence, and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science, and contribute to our unique culture.


The successful candidate will be responsible for formulation development activities with emphasis on in house development of formulation and process of oral and parenteral drug product development of small molecule candidates

1) Member of a team of formulation development scientists and engineers

2) Responsible for formulation design & process development of oral solid dosage forms and parenteral drug products

3) Support the transfer of formulation and process to scale-up and TT group and to CRO/CMOs

4) Responsible for hands on laboratory and pilot plant work

5) Support regulatory filing activities

Lead formulation development projects and other team members. Partner with project leaders to manage budgets, resources and timelines to complete parenteral and oral solid dose projects.





Demonstrated experience with the development of oral solid dose formulation and parenteral formulation and process from bench to pilot scale. Experience running equipment and unit operations required for oral solid dose manufacturing. Good verbal and written communication skills; good problem solving abilities; and good organizational skills.


Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Material Science with 7+ years' experience in small molecule drug product development.

Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.

REQ ID: 16001126

PRIMARY LOCATION: United States-New Jersey-Summit

JOB: Research and Early Development

ORGANIZATION: Celgene Corporation


SHIFT: Standard

EMPLOYEE STATUS: Individual Contributor

JOB TYPE: Full-time


TRAVEL: Yes, 5 % of the Time

JOB POSTING: 2017-01-11 00:00:00.0

18 days 9 hours ago

Celgene Corporation


Principal Scientist/Engineer, Formulation Development, Drug Product Development Job Celgene Corporation - Summit, NJ, United States


Location: Summit, NJ

Company Profile:
Celgene is a multinational biopharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of patients worldwide. At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our mission as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions. There are numerous clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocyte leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), glioblastoma, and ovarian, pancreatic and prostate cancer.