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Biological Researcher

Date: Apr 17, 2021

Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania, US, 19380

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

Teva CMC Biologics is responsible for developing large molecule products for Teva Pharmaceuticals. Currently, we have an exceptional opportunity for a Product Characterization Biological Researcher in the Analytical Sciences division.


Product characterization is a core competency for a biologics development organization due to the complexity of large protein therapeutics. As the Biological Researcher you will have an understanding of protein molecule and some expertise with various analytical technologies. You will utilize variant analytical tools to characterize therapeutic protein/peptide, product impurities, and related substance. In addition, you will support the improvement of existing analytical procedures and/or establishment of new procedures when needed.


Other duties:

  • Support laboratory testing for process development and formulation development
  • Follow good laboratory documentation practices 
  • Communicate and interpret results/data clearly, comprehensively and timely 
  • Maintain instruments and demonstrate stewardship of company resource 
  • Comply with all corporate and  department policy and safety standards 
  • Demonstrate good corporate citizenship both in and out of the laboratory
  • Evaluate new and emerging analytical technologies 
  • Internal/external presentation on technical topics 


What you will bring to the role:

  • Bachelors or Masters in Biochemistry, Chemistry or related life sciences 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience for Bachelor’s or minimum 1 year of experience for Master’s on HPLC/UPLC based protein analytical methods in pharmaceutical and/or CRO industry 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience  with Waters HPLC system and EMPOWER is highly preferred 
  • Good time management skill, multi-tasking and organized 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other team members 


Research & Development

Sub Function

Biological Research

Reports To

Senior Scientist

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Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to  support you throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.  

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