Research Scientist II – Materials Science

POSTED: January 10,2020
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Job Description


AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Research Scientist II will be an integral part of the AMRI team working on complex solid state research projects for the pharmaceutical industry.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:
  • Perform laboratory experiments in the areas of crystallization and solid form screening of pharmaceutical compounds.
  • Interpret data from a wide range of solid-state and analytical techniques. 
  • Maintain appropriate documentation (records and lab notebooks).
  • Prepare reports containing experimental and analytical results.
  • Comply with cGMP procedures, safety requirements, and company policies.

Job Requirements

Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:



  • BS or MS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or Pharmaceutical Sciences with 2-5 years chemistry laboratory or pharmaceutical industry experience.
  • Crystallization and wet chemistry laboratory experience.
  • Communicate clearly and accurately both verbally and through written documents.
  • Good work ethic, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills.



  • Degree in Organic Chemistry.
  • Knowledge and understanding of pharmaceutical solid-state.
  • Hands-on experience in solid form screening and/or crystallization process development.
  • Previous experience working in a GMP environment.



All interested applicants must apply online at:

AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness. Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


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