Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Lab Head Galenics Parenterals (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities

Head of a laboratory in Manufacturing Science & Technology Parenteral group with responsibility for the manufacturing processes of a global product portfolio including the development and optimization of pharmaceutical manufacturing processes for parenteral drug products:


  • Ensure a smooth transfer of development products to the production facilities as well as technology transfer to new manufacturing sites
  • Scaling up of processes from the pilot plant to production scale
  • Improvement of manufacturing processes from quality and costs point of view
  • Providing of scientific and technical expertise to support commercial manufacturing processes
  • Independently planning, execution and evaluation of studies/experiments and interpretation of the results with subsequent presentation in various committees
  • Evaluation of innovative technical apparatus in the field of pharmaceutical technology for laboratory and manufacturing
  • Review and evaluation of literature and patents
  • Managing interdisciplinary project teams


Who you are

  • Pharmacist (m/f/d) with PhD, preferably in pharmaceutical technology
  • Experience within the pharmaceutical industry and/or production of parenteral drug products
  • Experience in the management of technical employees as well as in guidance of diploma and/or PhD candidates
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
  • Good cooperation, communication and team skills
  • Strategic thinker (m/f/d) with strong networking capabilities and the ability to challenge the status quo and to embrace change
  • Fluent in German and English, both written and spoken

Your application

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives? Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.




Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination. 

Country: Germany
Location: Leverkusen
Reference Code: 39983
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