Pharmaceutical Scientist


DPS Group Global is currently looking for a Pharmaceutical Scientist. The Pharmaceuticals Division helps treat some of the most pervasive and persistent health conditions around the world, providing access to some of the most trusted and proven medicines to those who need them most.

Pharmaceutical Operator
Years of Experience Req.:
> 5 years
Date Posted:
Days Remaining:
Employment Type:
Education Level Req.:
MSc or PhD degree


DPS is a leading Project Management and Engineering Company serving industry around the world for 40 years. Our reputation is based on forming successful partnerships with our clients, providing them with innovative designs and cost effective solutions in the context of sound judgment, strong management and technical excellence.
We provide Full Service Engineering for our clients including Project and Programme Management, Procurement, Design, Construction Management, Health and Safety Management, Commissioning, Qualification and Start-up on numerous projects across a range of market sectors. Our Main market sectors are; Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology, Medical Technologies, Oil & Gas, Advanced Technology, Science & Education, Food & Beverage, and Energy.



The company generates over 450 pharmaceutical products of which the top 20-30 products are centrally supported by the Science and Technology (S&T) organiz496989.567567ation to maximiz496989.567567e their growth by making use of advanced knowledge in science and technology and product expertise in a cross collaborative working model.

This group is tasked with globally facilitating operational excellence and compliance on these products, reducing operational costs, guaranteeing reliable supply and customer service in changing conditions, and joining forces with the Development department for innovative improvements.

In addition, the group is also tasked with providing access to these products in Emerging Markets via Technology Transfer. The implementation and improvement of pharmaceutical production at local manufacturing sites requires technical experience as well as communication skills to connect with diverse internal departments, Contract Research Organiz496989.567567ations (CRO) and Third-Party Manufacturer (TPM).

Currently, DPS wants to fill an open (contractor) position and is searching for a (senior) Scientist, who will be responsible for maximiz496989.567567ing product quality in an efficient and timely manner. The focus will be on supporting our oral pharmaceutical products. You will be working in close collaboration with the manufacturing, Quality, Supply chain and Analytical S&T.



  • MSc or PhD degree in pharmaceutical sciences, chemical engineering or food technology
  • At least 5 years of experience with various aspects of manufacturing in a relevant operational or technical support environment (experience with technology transfer, quality systems, costs of goods assessment, unit operation expertise, connecting material attributes with product performance)
  • Strong expertise in troubleshooting
  • Good reporting skills, both technical reports and (regulatory) CMC docs
  • Able to communicate at various levels with professionals with different expertise
  • Experience with Lean/Six-Sigma methodologies highly



If you’re interested in this role and if you want to be part of growing organisation within engineering projects in the pharma industry or if you would like to discuss this vacancy further and to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone Ralf Huisman on +31 6 11408791 or send your CV to

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