Applications Scientist

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Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Brecksville, OH, US, 44141

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is committed to enabling a sustainable future. Our unmatched science unlocks immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results to help the world Move Cleaner, Create Smarter and Live Better. Our solutions are used by people every day, improving billions of lives around the world. 

We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life. 

Lubrizol Life Science Health has an exciting opportunity for a pharmaceutical scientist position at its Brecksville (Ohio) location. The person will work with the local team and collaborate with global Lubrizol Life Science Health technical organization.



Lead pharmaceutical formulation/applications projects in the area of dosage forms development and drug delivery systems for global markets

Plan formulation projects, design and conduct experiments, analyze results

Maintain accurate records of experiments, results and conclusions

Provide projects updates through issuance of technical reports and presentations for internal and external use

Use expertise and knowledge to promote Lubrizol technologies to accelerate product development

Develop and expand pharmaceutical and nutraceutical competencies and capabilities

Conduct work within Lubrizol laboratories, in compliance with all safety policies and procedures



Advanced degree (Ph.D.) in Pharmaceutics or related field, with minimum three years of relevant experience in formulation and testing of dosage forms, and design of active delivery systems

Proficiency in design, formulation and testing of various pharmaceutical dosage forms and active delivery systems, as demonstrated through scientific publications, presentations and reports

Knowledge of drug development process and global regulatory requirements

Excellent verbal and writing communication skills

Highly motivated toward achievements, well organized and results oriented

Considered a plus:  experience in analytical and bioanalytical method development, materials characterization.



What Lubrizol offers:

  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonus plans
  • 401k Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution
  • Competitive medical, dental and vision offerings
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Parental Leave



If you’re interested in the position, we encourage you to apply. Lubrizol is always looking for candidates who embody our cultural beliefs in everything they do. If you’re All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, and can Be Courageous, Lubrizol could be the place for you.








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