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 for Continuous Manufacturing of Solid Dosage Forms (m/f/d)

Your tasks and responsibilities


  • Drive state-of-the-art technologies for continuous manufacturing of solid dosage forms in Pharmaceutical Development
  • Create, align and implement continuous manufacturing strategy regarding technology, combination of manufacturing modules and control strategy in close collaboration with Product Supply and Process Science
  • Support investment and installation process of continuous manufacturing equipment
  • Develop state-of-the-art formulations for novel active ingredients (APIs) and line extensions, including activities related to process development utilizing Design of Experiments (DoE) studies to establish process understanding, support scale-up, validation and transfer to commercial scale
  • Generate regulatory documentation with respect to drug product development reports and global registration modules as well as intellectual property
  • Lead a lab team as well as interdisciplinary teams with complex and strategic tasks
  • Ensure high safety standards and compliant action within the area of responsibility, taking into account laws, regulations and directives including assessment and evaluation of potential risks of all processes


Who you are


  • PhD in pharmacy, engineering, chemistry or physical chemistry
  • Professional experience in pharmaceutical continuous manufacturing technologies and formulation development of solid oral dosage forms
  • Strong leadership skills as well as the ability to build effective teams
  • Ability to build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • High degree of commitment as well as ability to take action for continuous improvement
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, good German skills are beneficial


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: Wuppertal-Elberfeld
Reference Code: 39976
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