Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Their teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.
We are looking for a motivated and experienced Applied Physicist for our client in Leiden.
In this position you will:
lead assignments/projects of moderate to high complexity
collaborate cross functionally with research and development (R&D), technical operations and supply chain to identify opportunities, improve current processes and perform the work necessary to realize high quality product.
Other responsibilities are:
Provide (applied) physics expertise, (applied) mathematics and drive complex data analysis in active projects
Participate in investigational teams to help identify root causes and implement solutions
Provide alternative approaches or perspectives during problem solving and solution implementation
Complement existing drug product development expertise by identifying blind spots or unforeseen risks
Proactively identify problems or issues where an applied physics/applied mathematics analysis would be beneficial
Contribute to the writing of study plans, reports and presentations to stakeholders as appropriate
Also, as part of your work, you will need to:
provide coaching and guidance to peers, junior team members, coops and/or external consultants.
drive technical resolutions in manufacturing and troubleshoots product issues under compressed timelines.
researches emerging technologies in areas of product development.
seek, drive and accelerate change that has lasting and significant impact.
recommend solution to address those issues.
build partnership with identified physicians or scientists to evaluates new product information and makes recommendations on product improvement.
University/Bachelors Degree or Equivalent in (Applied) Physics or (Applied) Mathematics
4-6 Years relevant work experience (preferably in Pharma)
Experience with leading assignments/projects
Terms of employment:
Start date: asap
Project for 1 year, until May 2022 (with possibility of extension)