Senior Analytical Scientist

Longmont, Colorado, United States Full-time


Position Title: Senior Analytical Scientist
Job Location(s): Longmont, CO
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Full Time
Starting Salary Range: Competitive
Job Requisition #: 18097

Cambrex ( is seeking a highly motivated, energetic, results-oriented individual to join our team of dedicated professionals focused on customer service and quality. We are currently accepting resumes.


  • As a Sr Analytical Scientist, you will develop and validate analytical methods for testing of drug substances and drug products.
  • You will operate HPLC, Dissolution, GC, KF, and other laboratory equipment.
  • Additionally, you will write standard operating procedures (SOPs), method validation protocols, method validation reports and specifications.
  • As a Sr Analytical Scientist, you will supply weekly updates on long-term projects.
  • You will prepare well written and organized development reports to convey the quality of the methods to clients.


  • Excellent academic and professional record with demonstrated laboratory skills and the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team environment.
  • Required: 5-10 years’ experience in chromatography and wet analytical chemistry.
  • Demonstrated method development for new chemical entities is required.
  • Strong analytical chemistry skills, including HPLC, Dissolution, GC, and wet chemical methods.
  • Extensive chromatography experience and executing method validations.
  • Experience independently planning, performing and analyzing laboratory experiments and communicate results.
  • Experience in a cGMP environment is required.
  • Knowledge of USP, EP, FDA and ICH requirements as they apply to early-phase production of drug substances and drug products is preferred.


  • Serves as Analytical Lead on cross-functional projects and client interactions
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills are required.
  • Highly goal and result oriented.
  • Prioritizes tasks according to business objectives and can multitask.
  • Tackles problems with enthusiasm and curiosity.


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