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Senior Scientist, Raw Materials Job in Rochester, NY:

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1509296

Posted 3 days ago
$90,000 - $110,000

Senior Scientist, Raw Materials Job in Rochester, NY:

Direct Hire

Salary Range $90,000-110,000

Please no 3rd party or c2c candidates

Our established Rochester NY clients is seeking a Senior Scientist, Raw Material. This individual organizes and leads moderately complex projects primarily focused on the validation of new raw materials (chemicals and biologicals) that are used in the manufacture of products. The Senior Scientist will help identify raw material characteristics that are critical to performance and may work directly with suppliers to help develop and implement specifications to ensure product quality. 

Responsibilities of the Senior Scientist, Raw Materials Job in Rochester, NY:

  • Plans, executes and documents feasibility trials for new raw materials and/or manufacturing materials.

  • Creates and/or updates existing risk assessments (e.g. FMEA and Product Hazard Analysis).

  • Writes validation plans and reports.

  • Analytical testing for raw material validation projects and quality investigations.

  • Effectively communicates results to management and cross-functional teams; summarizes and presents project status updates to senior leadership team as needed.

  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

Required Skills of the Senior Scientist, Raw Materials Job in Rochester, NY:

  • Bachelor’s degree in scientific field (Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, or Chemical Engineering field preferred.

  • 1-3 years of experience working in a regulated environment.

  • Validation experience required, including authoring plans, reports and analyzing data using Minitab or equivalent statistical software.

  • Demonstrated experience conducting root cause investigations using QIC6, Process Excellence or equivalent methodologies.

  • Experience performing analytical testing (including but not limited to UV-VIS, FTIR, Liquid and Gas chromatography).

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects.

  • Effective communication and presentation skills.

  • Flexibility in schedule based on business need.

  • Adhering to all quality, regulatory and safety guidelines.

  • Staying current with individual and company training plan.

For more information or to be considered for the Senior Scientist, Raw Materials Job in Rochester, NY please contact Thomas McCarthy at

Benefit offerings include:




Life Insurance


Pay Details: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year

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