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Chemical Engineer / Analyst, Chemist

Kings County, New York, United States
November 28, 2017

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Elena Sokolova

Brooklyn, NY *****

Tel: 347-***-****, Skype: elenavarenyevna


Detail-driven Chemical Analyst (Engineer) with 4 years’ experience in pharmaceutical company.

Areas of Expertise

Quality control

Data analysis

Training and development

Professional experience

RUSSIAN BAZAAR, newspaper publishing office December 2016 – January 2017

(Brooklyn, NY)

Office assistant:

- Answering phone calls and checking voicemail

- Typing advertisements


(Slovenian pharmaceutical company, factory in Russia) February 2013 – October 2016

Senior analyst:

- Performance and supervising the performance of physical, chemical, spectral, chromatographic and ferments analyzes to control the quality of input pharmaceutical raw materials and finished products (solid dosage forms).

- Filling and monitoring of laboratory records.

- Development and updating of analytical and operational procedures.

- Participating in analytical procedure’s transfers from Slovenian parent company.

- Training of new analysts.

- Organization of uninterrupted operation of laboratory equipments and laboratory systems (control over the performance of all required procedures - qualification, verification, calibration, certification, carrying out or organization of repair in case of breakage, purchase and installation of new equipment).


- Performance of physical, chemical, spectral, chromatographic and ferments analyzes to control the quality of input pharmaceutical raw materials and finished products (solid dosage forms), water for pharmaceutical use control;

- Filling of laboratory records.

Lab technician:

- Performance of dissolution and disintegration tests of solid dosage forms (tablets, capsules, pellets);

- Filling of laboratory records;

- Maintenance clean work area.

Knowledge and Skills:

- Physical – chemical analyses (appearance, dilute, average mass, sulfate ash, total ash, pH, conductivity, density, dissolution, disintegration, heavy metals, potentiometric titration, K.Fisher titration, loss on drying, solubility, melting point, clarity and degree of opalescence, degree of coloration of liquids, viscosity, etc.), spectral analyses (UV and visible, IR, NIR, polarimetry), chromatographic analyses (TLC, HPLC, GC)

- Familiar with pharmacopeias (USP, Eur. Ph., Russian State Pharmacopeia), GMP,GLP

- Advanced user of programs: UV-Winlab, WinCats, Spectrum, Tiamo, Empower, SAP

All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of the

Brewing, Non-Alcoholic and Wine Industry

August 2012 – February 2013

Engineer in sensor laboratory, specialist of testing center:

- Organization and performing of tastings of alcoholic and non-alcoholic products

- Organization of the uninterrupted operation of the testing center (receipt of applications and samples, coordination, analysis of results, preparation of reports)

CJSC “Moscow factory of sparkling wine” (Russia) July– August 2011

- working in the champagne department (secondary fermentation)

CJSC “Buket Moldavii” (Moldova) June – August 2010

- participating in the main stages of production: analysis of wine materials and finished products

(vermouth, liqueurs, tinctures), fermentation, blending and assemblage of wine materials, bottling of finished products


Moscow state university of food production 2007-2012

- Graduated as engineer in wine and fermentation industry

- Basics of wine, brewing and other alcohol technologies were studied

- Full courses of organic, non-organic, analytical and physic chemistry were studied



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