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MALLINCKRODT ENTERPRISES, LLC Sr. Analytical Chemist in Webster Groves, Missouri

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Senior Analytical Chemist provides accurate chemical and instrumental test results in support of SandT Science and Technology projects; develops, evaluates and validates challenging analytical methods. This position is part of the Center for Analytical Research within SandT for Specialty Generics. This role will act as an analytical resource across the areas of method development, validation, transfer and formulation support, mostly utilizing HPLC and possibly UPLC and GC. The work will focus on the testing of Generic drug products. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Maintain detailed records describing experimental designs and results, along with the ability to maintain a safe work place. * Accomplish assigned tasks using own discretion and judgment as to the specific approach or technique. * Evaluate and define function activities for projects and propose appropriate timelines; keep functional activities on schedule. * Integrate multiple factors to determine appropriate solutions including collaboration, creative thinking, and thoroughness to ensure consistency with objectives. * Proactively participate in multi-discipline project team meetings. * Participate in determining objectives of assignment. * Serve as a resource for technical issues. * Contribute to CMC sections for ANDAs. * Represent analytical function as core team member for RandD projects. * Other duties as assigned with or without accommodation. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION: * A B.S. in Chemistry or Biochemistry is required with at least 5 years industrial experience, or an M.S. with at least 3 years industrial experience, or a Ph.D. * Extensive knowledge of HPLC is required and must include practical hands-on experience with the qualitative and quantitative analysis of small molecule pharmaceuticals, along with method development experience. * Familiar with requirements of various pharmacopeias USP, EP, JP and basic regulatory requirements and applies knowledge appropriately to activities. PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS: * Experience with dissolution testing would be of benefit, as would GC and/or LC/MS. * Experience and knowledge of other analytical techniques / areas would be advantageous e.g. impurity isolation, CAD or MALS, as would knowledge of QbD applications in analytical chemistry. SKILLS/COMPETENCIES: * Demonstrated ability to take concepts and produce laboratory results leading to effective drug development. * Demonstrated knowledge in scientific techniques, theory, troubleshooting, etc. * Strong analytical problem-solving skills. * Strong written and verbal communication skills. Excellent time management skills. * Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS / SCOPE: This position reports to a Manager of Analytical Chemistry and has no direct reports. WORKING CONDITIONS: Typical laboratory conditions. The laboratory facility is air conditioned and environmentally controlled. Employees are required to wear eye protection and lab coats while in the lab area. The employee occasionally lifts and/or moves up to 25 lbs., and may be exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position..Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms an