Senior R&D Applications Specialist

Job description

My client is looking to hire a Senior R&D Applications Specialist to join their team. You will play a key role in designing and implementing their micro encapsulating technology development programs in addition to delivering client-specific R&D research projects.  

Job Responsibilities  

  • Execute product innovation strategies.
  • Plan, conduct product application analysis and test internally.
  • Interpretation of data for process and product validation and scale-up.
  • Conduct pilot trial performance versus specifications and incorporate changes as needed.
  • Perform qualification testing.
  • Develop and validate analytical methods for encapsulated products.
  • Management of analytical testing.
  • Support clinical trial planning including test procedures, sample management, and data interpretation.

Job Requirements

  • Level 8 in Food Science or Pharmaceutical discipline.
  • 3+ years of industry experience in Food or Pharma.
  • Knowledge of Microbiological and Chemical QC Analysis.
  • Knowledge of data analysis and problem-solving.
  • Ability to convert theoretical knowledge to practical application.

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