Following the recommendations of the authorities for the coronavirus pandemic, SARA Pharm has taken the necessary measures to ensure the continuity of its activity. The current projects are on-going. The laboratory is operational and the necessary precautions have been taken to allow the safe reception of samples. We do not foresee any impact on our activity to date. In the event of an evolution, we will not fail to keep you informed.

Research (Analytical/Pre-formulation) Scientist

Description of Duties & Responsibilities:

  • conduct fundamental physico-chemical characterization of small drug molecules including pH-solubility profile, pKa, partition coefficients, polymorphism/salt/co-crystal screening, solid and solution state stability studies
  • conduct drug-excipient compatibility and other relevant studies to provide active support to formulators in the formulation development process
  • conduct physchem properties evaluation on API and formulations using DSC, TGA, XRPD, HPLC, NMR, DVS, FTIR, Raman, and others
  • perform experiments to monitor physical form change during pharmaceutical processing


  • M.Sc./Ph.D. in Chemistry/ Chemical Engineering/ Physics/ Pharmaceutics;
  • Minimum 3 years working experience, minimum 1 year working experience in a chemistry lab;
  • fundamental knowledge of pharmaceutical product development is highly important
  • experience in analytical techniques such as X-ray diffraction on powders and/or single-crystal, thermal analysis;
  • a good understanding of formulations, especially solid dosage forms is necessary
  • must be able to work in a team environment
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills
We also encourage smart, creative, “outside the box thinking” and enthusiastic scientists with pharmaceutical, physical-organic chemistry, or polymer science/drug delivery background to send in an open application to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with the remark, “open application”. Please attach your up-to-date resume and letter of application. Thank you.