CyberCoders Head of Formulation Development in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Head of Formulation Development Head of Formulation Development - Skills Required - Parenteral sustained release formulation, lipophilic or lipid-based molecules, Preclinical Development, Clinical Stage Development, Late Stage Development, Liquid fill capsules, Subcutaneous, Intramuscular, Intravenous, Intraperitoneal

Patient-focused biotech company in Cambridge impacting life-altering diseases through novel immunology therapeutics is hiring an Associate Director or Director of Formulation Development to lead the formulation efforts for our preclinical and clinical drug development programs.

Seeking experience with:

  • Sustained release parenteral dosage (e.g. subcutaneous, PLGA, etc.)

This is a new, direct-hire position created due to company growth. Potential for relocation assistance!

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • Research-focused management "willing to use never before seen technology"

  • Patient-focused company valuing regulatory and quality compliance in order to best serve patients

  • Top-notch CMC team with brilliant minds and collaborative personalities

  • 5 diverse programs in our pipeline with 2 already in phase II!

  • Uniquely positioned to apply immunotherapy to auto-immune and inflammatory diseases.

What You Will Be Doing

You'll act as the Head of Formulation Development within our growing company of 75 employees, responsible for leading our early stage, preclinical, clinical, and eventually late-stage drug development program while coordinating with our CMOs and external resources throughout GLP and GMP requirements. This includes oral small molecule, oral peptide, and parenteral sustained release formulation development.

In the first 3 months or so, you'll be responsible for creating a formation development plan for all formulations that we're working on (two different sustained release programs for two molecules, an immediate release for another molecule, and an oral delivery program).

As we progress from phase II through commercialization, you'll have the unique opportunity to participate and even author (with assistance) parts of our regulatory filings (IND, NDA, MAA, etc.).

Reports to: VP Pharmaceutical Development

What You Need for this Position


  • M.S. or Ph.D. in a relevant subject

  • 8+ overall years' in pharmaceutical development or related role

  • Hands-on experience in parenteral sustained release formulation development

  • Recent, 2 years' experience in formulation development

  • Experience in pre-clinical-stage formulation development

  • Experience with characterization of proteins and/or peptides

  • Proven leadership experience


  • PLGA

  • Coordination with CMOs and external vendors

  • Early-stage, preclinical, clinical, and late-stage product development

  • Liquid fill capsules

What's In It for You

  • Paid parking in Cambridge

  • Public transit assistance

  • Relocation Assistance

  • Competitive Salary

  • Stock Options

  • Great Benefits

  • Generous PTO/Vacation

  • Advancement Opportunities

  • Paid Holidays

  • Summer Schedule

  • Company Luncheons

  • Top-Rated Office Culture with Very Low Turnover

So, if you are a Assoc. Director / Director of Formulation Development with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Head of Formulation Development MA-Cambridge NN1-1472909