Parsippany, NJ 07054
Tel # 862-***-****
An experienced quality control scientist in pharmaceutical industry seeking a suitable responsible role in a reputed pharmaceutical company so that I can bring all my technical skills and expertise in order to make a significant contribution towards company’s progress and further growth.
AMNEAL PHARMACETICALS, Branchburg, NJ Dec. 2010 – 07/11/2019
Senior Scientist III
Qualitative and Quantitative testing of API, finished (FP) & Stability products (ST) by using HPLC, UPLC, GC, UV-VIS for Solid and Liquid Dosage form.
Performed various analytical tests such as Dissolution (Apparatus I and II), Content Uniformity, Assay, Related Substance (Impurities), Moisture Content, Weight Variation, Wet Chemistry, Density, Viscosity, Sedimentation.
Performed Method Transfer for Analytical Methods and data reviewing.
Troubleshoot all the Analytical Instruments
Calibration of Lab equipment.
Performed stability testing to determine product shelf life and quality performance over the time by following SOPs, USP
Prepared and Maintained SOPs for Lab Equipment
Monitored stability chambers humidity and temperature control chart and maintained Logbook
Review Stability summery report.
TEVA ( IVAX) PHARMACEUTICALS, INC., Northvale, NJ July 2001 - April 2008
Quality Control Chemist II
Responsible for testing stability, in-process, cleaning validation, raw materials and finished products of solid dosage form.
Tested for impurities/degradants, assay, dissolution, content uniformity, and cleaning validation, using UV/VIS, HPLC utilizing Millenium32 software
Performed analysis using FTIR (Omni Software), TLC, KF Titrino, Brinkman pH meter and other standard laboratory equipment.
Involved in method transfers, routine instrument calibrations, and data reviewing.
SIDMAK LABS INC., East Hanover, NJ April 1989 - July 2001
Quality Control Chemist
Audited data and notebooks prior to releasing raw materials and drug products.
Tested in-process and final release samples of solid dosage form, including physical testing, dissolution (apparatus 1 & 2), assay, content uniformity, loss on drying, KF, TLC, UV, HPLC (Turbochrom software) and I.R.
INVAMED, Fairfield, NJ May 1988 - April 1989
Quality Control Chemist.
Analyzed finished products and stability samples by performing dissolution and assay testing using techniques such as UV/VIS, FTIR, loss on drying, pH, and titration. Proficient in HPLC and GC instruments.
Ensured cGMP regulation.
Prepared and maintained laboratory reports using computer applications.
PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, INC., Spring Valley, NY April 1987 – April 1988
Quality Control Chemist
Responsible for preparation of granulation on given formulations, encapsulation of solid dosage forms, performing physical testing against standards.
Assisted research scientist in evaluation of further data.
Inventoried raw materials and finished pilot batches.
Expertise in HPLC (Waters Alliance Empower & Millenium32, Turbochrom 4.1), FTIR, UV/VIS Spectrophotometer, Dissolution Apparatus 1 & 2, TLC, and KF .
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Windows, Excel and other software applications.
Well trained in cGMP, GLP, Fire & Safety programs, Notebook record keeping.
Extensive use of various laboratory software systems used to prepare and maintain reports.
Good interpersonal skills.
Always ready for diligently assume any responsibility as assigned by the supervisor,
Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment, with minimal supervision.
Works efficiently, maintains accuracy and high quality of work.
Well organized and able to handle stressful situations.
BACELORS OF SCIENCE (BS): CHEMISTRY 1976 to 1980
(Gujarat University, India)