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Research and Applications Scientist

The CCDC’s Materials Science team works closely with a variety of industrial partners, addressing challenges in the development and formulation of pharmaceuticals through the application of solid form informatics and computational modelling methods. This Research and Applications scientist position offers the opportunity to work as part of the team delivering research and consultancy services for our customers. Through working with our in-house experts and understanding the requirements of our customers, you will research new methodologies and develop prototype tools to address problems with solid forms in pharmaceutical drug development. You will also provide scientific input across the CCDC through input to software development projects, and support to the Commercial team through provision of customer training and support.

The CCDC’s Materials Science team works closely with a variety of industrial partners, addressing challenges in the development and formulation of pharmaceuticals through the application of solid form informatics and computational modelling methods. This Research and Applications scientist position offers the opportunity to work as part of the team delivering research and consultancy services for our customers. Through working with our in-house experts and understanding the requirements of our customers, you will research new methodologies and develop prototype tools to address problems with solid forms in pharmaceutical drug development. You will also provide scientific input across the CCDC through input to software development projects, and support to the Commercial team through provision of customer training and support.

As a Research and Applications scientist in the Materials Science team at the CCDC, you will need to understand how informatics can be applied to the science of crystals and how crystals and solid-state properties are influential in the pharmaceutical industry. You will need to be proactive and use initiative to drive your research goals forward, with good written and oral communication skills to share your findings with the multi-disciplinary teams at the CCDC and our customers through presentations, reports, and peer reviewed publications.

For more information, please see the full Job Description and Person Specification as detailed on the Careers page of our website.