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POST DOCTORAL – Amgen Internships Washington

    Website Amgen

    Position Title: POST DOCTORAL

    Company: Amgen

    Location: Washington, DC, USA

    Job Description:

    As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.


    • Develops technology to collect and analyze reaction and kinetic analysis for complex organic transformations
    • Champions innovative applications of novel analytical techniques and data analysis through use of process analytical technologies (PAT) and chemo-metric software
    • Collaborates with analytical chemists, therapeutic discovery, and purification technology teams to apply these technologies across the early and late stage portfolio.
    • Provides significant contributions to drug substance development teams (e.g., product and process development teams) by providing technical updates, documentation, data interpretation, technical recommendations, etc.
    • Serves as a technical authority and keeps current development of new approaches to reaction analysis, organic chemistry and applications of process technology in pharmaceutical development including literature and technology development
    • Improves the technical or scientific capabilities of the department and works with team members to resolve scientific/technical issues
    • Works on documentation to support IP filings, publications, and presentations on technical developments
    • Delivers processes amenable to current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) operations


    • Doctorate degree in Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
    • Track record of scientific accomplishments in the field of organic chemistry, kinetic analysis, and reaction engineering
    • Works well in a multi-disciplinary team of chemists, analysts, purification scientists, and engineers
    • Ability to champion new technologies and their applications to reaction monitoring and kinetic analysis
    • Familiar with kinetic modeling software (e.g. DynoChem, gPROMS, MatLab)
    • Familiarity with the use of design of experiments (DoE) and Process Analytical Technology (PAT) techniques
    • Familiarity with laboratory automation, data analysis and visualization techniques and tools
    • Highly motivated individual, who takes initiative and has strong interpersonal, presentation, written and verbal skills
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to effectively work in a fast-paced team environment
    • Familiarity with Environmental Health and Safety expectations for chemical laboratories
    • Knowledge of basic office and chemistry software including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ChemDraw, SciFinder, and electronic laboratory notebooks

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