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Senior/Research Associate

Date: Feb 17, 2019

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia, CA

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Senior / Research Associate


Location: Burnaby, BC

Legal Entity: Evonik Canada Inc.

Business Line: Health Care


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Develops analytical assays and performs physical and chemical testing of liposome formulations;
  • Performs sample analysis, including preparation of standards, equipment operation and report generation;
  • Performs troubleshooting for analytical equipment (HPLC, Analytical Balance, etc.) and methods;
  • Drafts and revises SOPs;
  • Drafts protocols and reports and collates associated data packages;
  • Assist in the management of day-to-day activities of the Analytical Lab;
  • Effectively communicate in oral and/or written form to internal and external audiences;
  • Applies scientifically driven thinking to the development of robust analytical methods;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.





  • BSc or MSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry or a related relevant field with at least 3 years of laboratory experience.
  • Hands-on experience in the following areas is a must:
  • Biophysical characterization techniques such as particle size.
  • Analytical Chemistry techniques such as HPLC or spectrophotometer
  • Industry experience is an asset.
  • Requires good organizational skills, initiative and flexibility.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Multi-tasking team player with strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, working on multiple projects
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.



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Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.