PAT Specialist

Switzerland, Visp

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza in Visp is looking for a Senior Scientist in Process Analytical Technology (PAT). As a Senior Scientist and member of our PAT-Team you are conducting the evaluation, selection and implementation of online, inline and atline analytical instrumentation for Pharma R&D labs and commercial manufacturing by applying advanced Process Analytical Methodologies. Your work influences the safety, quality and cost structure of our products.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conducting feasibility studies in lab and plant

  • Collecting and analyzing data by applying existing and novel analytical methods

  • Close collaboration in interdisciplinary project teams

  • Support innovation by actively contributing to investigation of technology trends and improvement of existing methods and procedures

  • Presentation of scientific results for internal and external customers

Key requirements:

  • You have a strong scientific background in biotechnology, chemistry or related sciences (Engineer, MSc or PhD)

  • Practical experience in process industry (including PAT, multivariate data evaluation)

  • cGMP experience preferred

  • Advanced communication and negotiation skills in English and preferably German (written and spoken)

  • Experience in Project Management desirable

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R25659