Scientific Search specializes in New Jersey Scientific Recruiting and staffing for a broad spectrum of positions across multiple industries such as Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Instrumentation, Food, Chemical, Petroleum and Consumer Products.  We have a dedicated New Jersey Scientific Recruiting Team that focuses exclusively on this segment.  Positions include technical, management and executive levels (including Directors and Vice Presidents) and many segments such as basic research, applied research, product development, packaging, quality control, engineering, operations, regulatory affairs and market research.  Call or email us today and let us show you what our New Jersey Scientific Recruiting team can do!

Our internal database contains thousands of qualified professionals that our New Jersey Scientific Recruiting team has established relationships with.  We are typically able to provide you with outstanding candidates within days of a request if not sooner.  Here are some candidates our staff has identified as exceptional in what they do, and potentially high impact hires at their new organizations:


Featured Scientific Candidates


256,259 – Vice President: Preclinical Development*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Drug Development Executive with 20+ years extensive biotech and large pharmaceutical experience. Responsible for all Preclinical Development Programs including pharmacology, toxicology, and pharmacokinetics. Wrote regulatory filings (1 EMA approval and 3 NDAs filed by 505(b)(2) pathway) and interacted with regulatory agencies. Managed CROs and consultants, and collaborated with business partners. Turned around key strategic program for company in the first 6 months by successfully designing and carrying out pivotal trials for a malignant hyperthermia treatment and applying Animal Rule regulatory strategy. Developed human PK models that guided formulation development of key company programs. Facilitated establishment of $1B collaboration between employer and GSK by conducting non-human primate studies and human PK model simulations. Many publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


255,344 – Head of Operations–20 years of pharmaceutical industry operations experience leading teams in the following disciplines: supply chain management, strategic sourcing, contract manufacturing, project management, process improvement, forecasting, planning, purchasing, packaging, and manufacturing systems. Experience in management of 140 OTC, Medical Device, and Nutritional Supplement SKU’s. Managed a team responsible for all products manufactured by third party suppliers ($100M+). Managed the transfer of the solid dose vitamin business ($200M+ in sales) from a contract manufacturer to new facility. Streamlined the forecasting / demand management workflow. Managed a project (across 8 CMO’s) to transition 25 product NDA SKU’s to a new API source, new packaging, and conversion to Insight graphics after the purchase of the brand. Led the Supply Chain analysis of five prospective Licensing/Acquisition opportunities. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


252,949 – Senior Manager, Technical Packaging – Professional in the CPG and molded plastic container industry with 24 years of experience. Manage the development of quality and cost effective packaging of a growing brand. Manage an average of 150 projects at any one time. Direct a team of 22 professionals, including Managers, Product Development Engineers, Design Engineers, and Process Engineers to support Sales, Pricing, Customers, and Manufacturing with new business development. Responsibilities include component design, development and package testing/analysis, sustainable packaging initiatives, artwork review, and management of approval of technical elements. Manage Value Analysis and cost reduction activities totaling $4.6M in savings. BS – Packaging. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


11,910 – Principal Scientist- Over 17 years of product development experience in US/Canada. Formulation and process development of solid generic and specialty pharmaceuticals, eg, tablets and capsules of immediate & sustained-release types. Product development experience in Phase I through Phase III of live viruses in oral tablet dosage form. Experience in IR, DR & SR solid dosage forms. Formulation screening and feasibility studies of a dosage form containing drug substance & excipients. Design and execution of experiments for the development of a safe, effective, stable and quality pharmaceutical product. Developed a capsule dosage form of a very poorly water-soluble API requiring a challenging particle size specification to be bioequivalent (first-to-file). Developed an alternative process technology of a capsule dosage form of a very poorly water-soluble API with very high pharmacokinetic variability (first-to-file). For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Jeff Boyle,


26,392 – Director of Strategy and Analytics*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* 20 years of Manufacturer and Vendor/Agency experience in Market Research & Analytics, Marketing, and Business Development, across a variety of industries (biotech/pharmaceuticals, hospital, medical devices, nutritionals and consumer products) in domestic and global markets. Extensive client engagement. Oversaw high profile projects essential to decision making. Redefined product offerings to better align with company competencies and client needs; doubled sales, expanded client base, improved RFP conversion (30%) and client retention. Leveraged traditional and digital media to reintroduce and promote the Pharmacy & Therapeutics (P&T) Perspective service; exceeded sales goals in past two consecutive years. Successfully introduced the Hospital P&T Perspective, Technology Assessment Committee Perspective, and Managed Care Pre-Launch Compass services, supporting client pre-launch planning and product introductions. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


257,509 – Business Analytics and Forecasting – Strong skills in primary and secondary market research, forecasting, and strategy development. Responsible for business development assessments within the US, Canada, and EU. Includes internal developmental opportunities, in-licensing of phase I-III/currently marketed assets, life cycle management for currently marketed brands, etc. Manage in-line, branded forecasts for company’s portfolio. Includes short term and long term financial forecasting for US and Canada. Primary market research (qualitative & quantitative). Business analytics focusing on national and sub-national secondary data. Maintain and study databases containing national, sub-national, prescriber, payer, healthcare patient claims, and anonymous patient level data (APLD). Construct dynamic market analyses such as source of business, patient persistency/compliance, and therapy treatment pathway studies derived from patient level data by utilizing SQL programming. BS – Economics. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Lisa Bianchini,


253,115 – Senior Packaging and Processing Systems Project Engineer*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Extensive technical background and experience in processing and packaging and the engineered integration of food, personal care, and household products. Significant experience in plant operations, engineering management, plant engineering and maintenance including managing major capital projects. Major capital project experience with budgets ranging from $3M up to $20M+. At Mead Johnson – converted production line from composite canister to metal can. Evaluated existing lines and made recommendations based on cost analysis and root cause analysis for upgraded equipment to facilitate changeover. At Rowland Espresso – relocated a plant from FL to LA – evaluated condition of equipment, made recommendations on different solutions and made determinations based on cost analysis as well as customer needs. Experienced in design of complex PLC systems. Responsible for all PLC system design, set up, and troubleshooting for all of the plants. BS – Industrial Technology. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Alex Lang,


162,124 – Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer in microelectronics industries in the areas of materials processing and development in manufacturing of electronic components, its assembly and packaging. Strong technical aptitude in physical sciences and chemistries of dielectrics, metal alloys, ceramics and various epoxies. Expertise in thin film metallization by evaporation and sputtering and clean room processing, substrates grinding, polishing and thick film metallization by screen printing, multi-layer lamination and ceramic-metal co firing, chemical cleaning, chemical etching, plasma etching and electro chemical processes including electrolytic and electro-less plating, wave soldering, solder dipping, re-flow soldered and brazed assembly, conformal epoxy coating and gap welding. Lead projects in developing high power RF & Microwave electronic components, its specifications and test methods. BS Metallurgical Engineering, MS Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact John Barry,