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Lubrizol Scientist, Pharmaceuticals in Brecksville, Ohio

<h1 id="job-title" itemprop="title">Scientist, Pharmaceuticals</h1> <div class="applylink pull-right"> <a xml:lang="en-US" lang="en-US" class="btn btn-primary btn-large btn-lg apply dialogApplyBtn " href="/talentcommunity/apply/552534600/?locale=en_US">Apply now »</a> </div> </div> <p xml:lang="en-US" lang="en-US" class="jobDate" id="job-date"><strong>Date: </strong> <span itemprop="datePosted">May 17, 2019 </span> </p>

Location: Brecksville, Ohio, US, 44141

Company: Lubrizol Corporation


The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.

Lubrizol Life Science Health has an exciting opportunity for an experienced 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 from US, Mexico, China locations and with Particles Science Inc. team



Lead pharmaceutical formulation/applications projects in the area of semisolid and liquid dosage forms 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 competencies and capabilities, especially for dermal and transdermal applications

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



Advanced degree (Ph.D.) in Pharmaceutics or related field, with minimum 7 years of relevant pharmaceutical formulation experience in semisolid and liquid applications and drug delivery systems

Proficiency in design, formulation and testing of various pharmaceutical dosage forms, including semisolid and liquid dosage forms and drug delivery systems for dermal/transdermal administration, 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

Ability to travel (up to 20%)


With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio, Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play.  This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation.  From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

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