Amgen Process Development Scientist - Drug Product Technologies in Thousand Oaks, California

The Oral and Enabling Delivery Systems group of the Drug Product Technologies (DPT) department of Amgen at Thousand Oaks, CA is seeking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated, and team-oriented scientist for the position of Process Development Scientist.

In this role, the scientist will serve as the Formulation Development representative on small molecule Product Delivery Teams, providing functional area expertise during the development of new molecules. The individual will effectively interface within the DPT department and with external functions, such as Drug Substance Technologies, Attribute Sciences, Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs, Supply Chain, Contract Manufacturing, Toxicology, Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism, Clinical Development, Biostatistics, etc.

The scientist will design and execute formulation experiments leading to the best possible phase appropriate enabling formulations as well as to robust regulatory packages. It is expected that the scientist will conduct independent formulation research on enabling technologies with special emphasis on spray drying dispersions, hot melt extrusion, liquid filled delivery systems and others.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 4 years of scientific experience


Bachelor's degree and 6 years of scientific experience

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.