1.3.2021. 2 positions Project Researcher ( Ref MGMT 2021-01 CRY). The Institute of Chemical
Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) is seeking 2 Project Researchers in Pharmaceutical Solid State
Development to join the Unit Crysforma. ICIQ is committed to performing excellent research at the
frontier of knowledge in the broad area of chemistry ( http://www.iciq.org/) . CRYSFORMA is a technology
development unit aimed to provide scientific and technologic support to the pharmaceutical and fine
chemistry industry in the development and characterization of the solid state of APIs. Crysforma’s
mission is to help improving the competitiveness of the chemical and pharmaceutical industry, which will
contribute to innovation and technological improvement of this industrial sector. Responsibilities:
Conduct projects in collaboration with our customers in the areas of polymorphism, salt and co-crystal
screenings of pharmaceutical products. Use a range of different solid-state characterization techniques
(PXRD, SCXRD, DSC, TGA, IR, Raman, DVS, PSD, BET, optical microscopy,…) and additional analytical
techniques (HPLC, KF, rheometer, NMR,…). Perform experiments to optimize crystallization processess.
Perform data evaluation, interpretation, report writing and presentation of results to the customers.
Maintain appropriate documentation (lab notebooks, ISO, registers). Comply with ISO 9001, safety
requirements and laboratory procedures. Requirements: PhD in natural sciences, preferably in the
area of pharmaceutical solid state development. Bachelor or Master in natural sciences with at least 1
year of laboratory experience will also be evaluated. Experience in analytical spectroscopic techniques
(NMR, IR, UV,…). Proven good knowledge of English (written and oral). Valued qualities: Knowledge
in solid state analytical techniques and expierence in crystallization. Well organized, flexible and with
hability to work in a team. Good interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written. Decision
making and problem solving skills. Experience in a quality ISO9001 environement. Conditions: A full-
time 1-year contract with possibility of extension. Remuneration according to individual’s
qualification/experience. Incorporation: as soon as posible. Application deadline: 11 February 2021.
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