Title:  Sr Research Associate

Date:  5 Jul 2024
Job Location:  Bangalore
Pay Grade:  9-II
Year of Experience:  3 - 6 Years

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Job Title: Senior Research Associate 

Job Location: Bangalore

Job Grade: 9-II

 

About Syngene: Syngene (www.syngeneintl.com) is an innovation-led contract research, development and manufacturing organization offering integrated scientific services from early discovery to commercial supply. 

 

At Syngene, safety is at the heart of everything we do personally and professionally. Syngene has placed safety at par with business performance with shared responsibility and accountability, including following safety guidelines, procedures, and SOPs, in letter and spirit.

 

Mandatory expectation for all roles as per Syngene safety guidelines

  • Overall adherence to safe practices and procedures of oneself and the teams aligned.
  • Contributing to development of procedures, practices and systems that ensures safe operations and compliance to company’s integrity & quality standards.
  • Driving a corporate culture that promotes environment, health, and safety (EHS) mindset and operational discipline at the workplace at all times.
  • Ensuring safety of self, teams and lab/plant by adhering to safety protocols and following environment, health, and safety (EHS) requirements at all times in the workplace.
  • Ensure all assigned mandatory trainings related to data integrity, health, and safety measures are completed on time by all members of the team including self.
  • Compliance to Syngene’ s quality standards at all times.

 

Core Purpose of the Role:

Personnel handling this profile will be responsible for performing reactions as per the requirement of the project. They are also responsible for documenting the observations in relevant note books. They are to follow instructions from the supervisor and work in a group (or individually) to accomplish the tasks in a timely and efficient manner.

 

Role Accountabilities:

  • Perform synthetic chemistry reactions, reaction work-ups, purification of the compounds by column chromatography, crystallization, re-crystallization techniques, preparative TLC and operating lab equipments
  • Ensure that the samples generated during the course of synthesis are given for analysis and record subsequent results obtained and update the supervisor / group leader on the progress of synthesis and ensure samples are packed appropriately for shipment
  • Record the observations of experiment/reaction, results, utilization of resources and other activities related to the reaction in the laboratory or e-notebook following guidelines and in timely manner and ensure that the same is handled safely and confidentially.
  • Ensure that the instrument / equipment are calibrated, undergone preventive maintenance and are kept clean before use and in case of any breakdown, report to maintenance immediately
  •  Ensure that they know the MSDS of the chemicals they are handling and aware of emergency response procedures in case of accidental spillage, leakage or fire and ensure proper waste segregation as per EHS norms
  • Follow EHS and quality system requirements at all times in the workplace ensuring individual safety and lab safety
  • Attend all mandatory trainings and update training records as and when trainings are completed
  • Ensure confidentiality at all times

 

Syngene Values: All employees will consistently demonstrate alignment with our core values

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism

 

Experience:

  • 3 to 6 years of relevant industrial experience

 

Technical / functional Skills:

  • Should be familiar with concepts of chemical synthesis
  • Familiar with operations of relevant apparatus - instrument / equipment.

 

Behavioral Skills:

  • Able to work follow instructions and perform the tasks under the supervision of the project leader
  • Fair interpersonal skills

 

Educational Qualification: 

  • M.Sc

 

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.