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Associate Researcher in Primary Packaging and Device Center of Expertise (Mat. Leave)

  • Internship
  • Guidonia Montecelio (Roma Capitale)
  • Accounting / Management control

Job description


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role:  

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join the company as Associate Researcher in Pharmaceutical Development Department, within the Primary Packaging and Device Center of Expertise. 

You will develop, validate and perform container closure integrity tests on primary packaging and combination products, as well as functional tests on specific medical devices and on primary packaging, in addition to characterization activities.  

You’ll plan and perform lab activities that are required for functional tests application. 

You’ll generate the results of analytical experiments by ensuring the recording and the delivery of the results in due time and in compliance with SOPs. 

The focus will be on functional testing of final products generated to support product development, medical device development and stability of the products. 


Who you are:  

• Master of Science in Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry or Bioengineering 

• Previous experience with  methods described in the job posting (preferred). Working experience is an advantage. 

• Previous experience in GMP contexts preferred 

• Ability to work in team and agility in problem solving, innovative view 

• Good knowledge of spoken and written English (preferred) 


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Job Requisition ID:  214833

Location:  Guidonia Montecelio

Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)

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US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

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