J&J Family of Companies Principal Scientist in Leiden ,
Netherlands The Corona pandemic has a huge impact on public life
and theworld economy. At Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, part of
Johnson &Johnson, we are developing a vaccine against this
fast-spreading disease. Wouldyou like to be part of our team of
professionals, contribute to thisgroundbreaking development and
bring Corona to a halt?
For our Drug Product Development department (DPD) in Leiden,we
are recruiting for a:
As a principal scientist you define the vaccine
formulationdevelopment strategy based on the market trends, company
strategy andcompetitive environment. You will work in
multi-disciplinary project teams onthe formulation and primary
packaging development of several vaccines, amongstwhich Corona. You
will oversee the studies to evaluate the robustness,stability and
compatibility with process and packaging materials and
takerisk-based decisions. The outcome of the studies forms the
basis for theregulatory dossier, which health authorities use to
approve clinical trials andfinally market authorization.
You take the lead in solving complex technical problems,mentor
other scientists, collaborate across all levels of the enterprise
andbuild external partnerships. The scientific results are
translated into(platform) process improvements. You are the senior
author in the preparationof presentations, documents for regulatory
filing, patents and scientificpublications and represent the
company in discussions with regulatory bodies.
DPD consists of a young and dynamic team of 40 peopleresponsible
for the late stage development of our vaccines until market
launch.This is done in close collaboration with Analytical
Development, Clinical andRegulatory affairs and the Quality
You will have a Ph.D. or master degree with a minimum of 10
years of pharmaceutical industry experience. This experience spans
from the development of a stable formulation and choice of primary
packaging, submission of the regulatory dossier towards
MAA/BLA/IND, until the post launch market support.
You demonstrate strong leadership, interpersonal and project
management skills. Importantly, you have a critical attitude and a
strong scientific and quality approach. We value an ethical
environment, as described in our Credo, where trust, diversity and
inclusion are fundamental to our success.
Johnson & Johnson offers a broad range of benefits and a
competitive salary. We take your career seriously. Through
e-university, on the job training, various projects and programs,
we ensure your personal growth. Are you ready for the next step in
your career? Join us to launch a vaccine against Corona!
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