Syngene International Limited

Formulation Development-Senior Research Associate

Job Location:  Hyderabad, Kolkata
Job Description:  SkillSet: " stability studies", validation, " continuous improvement facilitation", " batch records", literature.

Designation: Formulation Development Senior Research Associate

Job Location: Bangalore

Department: Pharmaceutical Development

About Syngene

Incorporated in 1993, Syngene International Ltd. is an innovation-focused global discovery, development and manufacturing organization providing integrated scientific services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutrition, animal health, consumer goods and specialty chemical industries around the world. Syngene s clientele includes world leaders such as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Baxter, Amgen, GSK, Merck KGaA and Herbalife. Its innovative culture is driven by the passion of its 4240- strong team of scientists who work with clients from around the world to solve their scientific problems, improve RD productivity, speed up time to market and lower the cost of innovation.

Job purpose

Responsible to perform p reformulation and formulation development activitie s for various dosage forms such as tablets, capsules, pellets, liquid orals etc.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct of preformulation and excipient compatibility studies for various dosage forms such as tablets, capsules, pellets, liquid orals etc.
  • Execution of experimental work documentation (Lab notebooks, log book entries)
  • Evaluating the results according to the objective of the experiment and planning further trails.
  • Execution of process evaluation, optimization, scale-up and exhibit batches.
  • Acquainted knowledge in USFDA, EMEA ICH Guidelines.
  • Preparing batch records, product development reports stability protocols.
  • Conduct literature search for research purposes
  • Interact with cross functional teams for execution of projects.
  • Effectively co-ordination between teams for cross functional activities.
  • Preparation of labels for stability studies and loading the samples on stability
  • Any other tasks related to formulation development function assigned by reporting manager and/or department head
  • Possess the knowledge and exposure to environment, health, and safety (EHS) practices
  • Ensure environment, health, and safety (EHS) measures are always training and adhered within the team

Educational Qualification:

M.Pharma in Pharmaceutical

Technical/functional Skills:

  • Knowledge of Preformulation and formulation development activities
  • Interaction with analytical and other cross functional teams
  • GMP and regulatory understanding


  • 1-3 years post qualification

Behavioral Skills:

  • Should have the capability to work in a team and ability to handle demonstrate a good team spirit.
  • While possessing a good ability to follow instruction should also demonstrate innovative in his/her approach, good communication skills.
  • Should be proactive while working on allotted responsibility.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

It is the policy of Syngene to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable legislation or local law. In addition, Syngene will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Functional Area:  General / Other Software
Experience:  1 - 3 years
Salary:  3.0 Lakh to 7 Lakh INR
Syngene International Limited
Job Ad publication date: 05 Mar 2021