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R&D Scientist


Interested to start your career as a consultant at XPE Pharma & Science? We are looking for a junior R&D Scientist.


Our client develops treatments for some of the most devastating disorders and complex medical challenges of our times, including cancer, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, diabetes, arthritis, dementia, and mental disorders. We focus our research on six strategic pathological areas: oncology, neurosciences, infectious diseases and vaccines, immunology, cardiovascular and metabolic disorders and pulmonary hypertension .

As a scientist you will work in the Discovery Sciences center of excellence, focused on small molecule drug discovery at our client R&D department. 

Function information

The Clinical Release and Stability group is a department of the Small Molecule Pharmaceutical Development – Analytical Development team.

Within the lab, this team is responsible for:

  • Screening studies
  • Investigations
  • CTA/IND – NDA/MAA stability studies
  • Clinical batches for release purposes

You will as a Junior R&D Scientist

  • Perform GMP analysis for screening, CTA/IND, MAA/NDA stability studies and release testing of clinical batches
  • Perform GMP analysis during product development and/or method investigation
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, GMP and safety.
  • Scientific evaluation of generated results


Who are we looking for?

  • You hold a Master degree in Chemistry, or equivalent through experience
  • Good knowledge and practical experience with one of the following tests; Liquid Chromatography, Dissolution
  • Ensure high quality standards for experiments and take on responsibility for these experiments.
  • Efficient, flexible and dynamic
  • Customer focused, and result performance driven
  • Sense of Urgency
  • You have a good knowledge of English, both spoken and written
  • You are able to work independently, though you are also a team player


An interesting salary with extra-legal benefits depending on  your degree, experience and expertise . We offer meal vouchers, group- and hospitality insurance.


Andrea Baetens
010 80 71 15

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