job title sr principal research scientist
job family research
job category full-time
job classification experienced/established
division abbott nutrition research and development
relocation assistance country to country
at abbott, we provide the perspectives and experience necessary to translate science into real solutions for patients in over 130 markets worldwide.
skills/experience requirements 15+ years of relevant, applicable experience.
education requirements phd in area such as nutritional biochemistry, chemistry or microbiology.innovative thinkers who are passionate about the work they do, abbott employees are representative of the diversity of the patients we strive to serve every single day across the globe.cultivate productive relationship with scientific/thought leaders in academics and industry globally. key contributor to the overall mission of the global discvoery resaerch group to build a pipeline of nutritional technologies with goal to improve clinical and ultimately commercial success.must be a recognized expert in carbohydrate chemistry and metabolism and experienced in the development of chemical or fermentation processes used to produce human milk oligosaccharides. must have strong initiative and drive for results.lead virtual project teams to drive a preclinical resaerch program designed to identify commercially relevant clinical targets. serve as a functional authority on technical issues related to carbohydrate biochemistry. must be a strong communicator (verbal and written), be able to interface with all levels of management within abbott and across divisions as well as across all levels of academia to accomplish goals. demonstrated scientific excellence via publications and patents, capacity to identify problems and actively seek soluitons, abiilty to maange and conlcude research proejcts, profiicency worikng in collabroative envirnoment and interdisicplinary fileds and a deep undersatnding of discovery research prinicples.
postiion accounatbility: must opearte indepednently and utiilze both intrenal and external networks/resources effectively to achieve defined milestones and advance human milk oligosaccharides to commercial pipeline. abbott\'s nearly 90, 000 employees are doing work that matters, today.research partnerships or consortia with industry and/or academic enterprises where necessary to drive program, develop collaborations.with challenging opportunities and work that makes a difference, lead and grow, our employees are given the tools to succeed.through our diverse healthcare businesses, we connect people and potential in ways that no other company can.
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job description primary job function: direct human milk oligosaccharide research program.
significant work activities & conditions continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
percent of travel 20 - 50 %
country united states
site location columbus, oh
employer of choice
through numerous local, national and international accolades, abbott is regarded as an employer of choice for our commitment to workplace excellence.we believe that diversity drives innovation,
at abbott.identify next generation process for manufacture of human milk oligosaccharides.
core job responsibilities: key contributor to the identification and development of a cost effective process for the commercial manufacture of human milk oligosaccharides.