Pfizer Research Scientist I in Chennai, India

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design and lead process development activities for a portfolio project and author development reports.

  • Support upstream related activities for effective technology transfer to Pilot Plant and manufacturing sites.

  • Work collaboratively with other functional groups within site as well as with different sites for process development activities.

  • Mentor junior members of the team by providing adequate training related to lab activities and work.

  • Proactively seek out new process technologies to enhance existing processes.

  • Coordinate with the right business partners on procurement of equipment, consumables and raw materials.

  • Participate in site EHS and compliance audits.

  • Participate and champion various site wide engagement activities.


Masters in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology/Biochemistry with 6-8 years of relevant work experience.

PhD in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology with 0-2 years of relevant experience.

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