Lead an interdisciplinary team of senior researchers (up to 20 H/Cs, senior and principle scientists) Drive and lead the implementation of platform knowledge in the field of advanced manufacturing and process science (e.g. continuous manufacturing, PAT, simulation science, processing and product scale up and optimization);
Understand fluid mechanics and particle-based simulation methods (CFD, DEM, SPH, MD, etc.) Ensure high level peer reviewed scientific publications;
Build strong network and collaboration with academic and industrial KOLs;
Support the business development (e.g. industrial partners facing, scientific leadership, etc).
University degree with preferred emphasis on pharmaceutical sciences;
Minimum 5 years of industry experience in development and/or manufacturing of solid dosage forms and innovative technologies, coming form Pharmaceutical development or Mfg groups;
Profound understanding of pharmaceutical processes and product requirements;
Excellent track record of innovation, creativity, problem solving and productivity in projects Excellent presentation skills and scientific/technical writing skills;
Previous experience with continuous manufacturing and engineering processes is an advantage English – fluent; German - desired but not required.