Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden) and in US, Boston.
We’re in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you : The ‘make-it-happeners’.
We are looking for an Intern in Process Research Chemistry - Scale up
(4-6 months starting between February and Early May 2019 – M/F)
Scope of the job
The Scale-up department is part of the Galapagos development organization and is based at Romainville (France). The missions of the team are to develop and improve synthetic routes on small scale towards Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) and to manufacture 500g to 1kg of API. The scale-up team activities are mainly focused on organic chemistry, optimizing reactions, using the latest technologies to prepare and characterize compounds.
Who are you ?
You are currently in Master 2 or in an Engineering School. You are interested by organic chemistry, and willing to apply your knowledge to solve chemistry problems. You show good organisation skills and are a team player.
What’s in it for you ?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a dynamic work environment.
We are Galapagos: together we can make it happen…!