AMRI Research Investigator in West Lafayette, Indiana

Research Investigator

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Research Investigator is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by performing independent hands-on experimental work utilizing mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography, and other analytical techniques.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:

  • Laboratory experience: High-resolution MS, LC-MS(/MSn), (U)HPLC and related techniques.

  • Develops, validates, and writes analytical methods and operating procedures according to specific sample or testing requirements.

  • Leads client projects and works in multidisciplinary teams.

  • Performs data analysis and interpretation including isolation, purification, chemical structural elucidation, and identification of unknowns. Prepares concise and well-written scientific reports.

  • Complies with all cGMP and safety requirements, operating procedures, and company policies and procedures.

  • Commitment to teamwork for solving problems and serving clients.


  • M.S. with 3 years of experience, or B.S. with 10 years of relevant experience in Chemistry, Physics, or Biology.

  • Substantial mass spectrometric experience (both theory and practice).

  • Critical thinking and problem solving capabilities.

  • High level of independence and the ability to handle multiple simultaneous projects.

  • Excellent communication skills are required for interacting with colleagues and clients.


  • Analytical and chromatographic experience in method development and validation.

  • Work experience in a pharmaceutical environment is desirable, or an equivalent combination of training and experience in a chemical or biochemical field.

  • Experience with separation and characterization of small and large molecules.

  • Experience with experimental design, troubleshooting experiments, and interpretation of data.

/ All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness. Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply. /


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Job: *Drug Discovery

Organization: *AMRI West Lafayette

Title: Research Investigator

Location: IN-West Lafayette

Requisition ID: 1001972

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