Scientific Search specializes in 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 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 Scientific Recruiting team can do!

Our internal database contains thousands of qualified professionals that our 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


259,314 – Vice President, Corporate Preclinical Development -Experience includes leadership of internal preclinical testing laboratories, related toxicologic scientific affairs functions, supporting operations and quality assurance functions. Additional responsibilities include collaborations in early stage product development, product safety management and stewardship; and strategic corporate safety, marketing and compliance activities. Broad experience in definition and oversight of all preclinical development programs for worldwide businesses, input to regulatory affairs and support to regulatory compliance. Additional responsibilities include management of GLP and ISO compliant laboratories and oversight of vivarium operations, IACUC activities, and corporate procedures regarding laboratory animal use. PhD – Physical/Organic Chemistry. Many trainings certifications. 20+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


260,089 – Executive Director, Global Regulatory Affairs *Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Drug development and research leader well versed in biologics and small molecule development paradigms across multiple therapeutics areas. Multi-disciplinary fluency across basic research, nonclinical safety assessment, PK/ADME, CMC development, regulatory strategy, and clinical trial design. Experience in executing development programs in a global environment. Ensure team provides high quality overall strategic advice for product development, and high quality nonclinical sections of regulatory documents according to submission timelines. Participate in formulating strategy and executing responses to nonclinical safety concerns from health authorities. Member of Global Regulatory Council, participate in review of global regulatory strategic plans for all projects. PhD – Medicinal Chemistry. Many training certifications, 100+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


258,422 – Executive Director, Therapeutic Area Lead – Experienced toxicologist with 20 years of pharmaceutical experience in preclinical drug Safety Assessment. Experience with managerial, scientific and regulatory responsibilities for Reproductive Toxicology, Safety Pharmacology and General Toxicology. Extensive experience with all types of small molecule and biologic development in multiple therapy areas, including hands on regulatory interactions and filings. Oversight and approval of strategies for internal and in-license compound development and participation in and/or review of all regulatory interactions and submissions. Manage and direct 15 direct reports at two sites with primarily responsibility/oversight for all aspects of pre-and post- approval compound development, as well as in-licensing and outsourcing activities within Safety Assessment. PhD – Toxicology. 20+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


260,982 – Head of Preclinical Development and Toxicology – Over 15 years experience as Toxicology Project Lead in the pharmaceutical industry. Experience includes: designing, executing, and defending preclinical safety assessment packages to support the worldwide development of both small molecule drugs and biologics for oncology, immunology, and infectious disease indications; authoring toxicology sections for discovery transition documents, IND filings, and Clinical documents for worldwide filings; and authoring Standard Operating Procedures and IACUC protocols. Key contributor to the safety risk assessment strategies for process impurities, extractables and leachables, and product attributes that support BioPharm Development Quality by Design (QbD) implementation. Present relevant findings to internal review board; represent BSA for teleconference and face-to-face meetings with regulatory agencies, review study protocols and reports prior to issuance. Ph.D., Immunology, Department of Microbiology. Many awards and certifications. Many Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


259,620 – Head of Business Development *Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Defined, built and aligned new infrastructure including personnel and systems to support growing business requirements. Developed SOP’s to manage increasingly complex business with minimal effect on expense budget. Manage, lead and direct National Sales and Marketing department including customer service, pricing and contracts, forecasting and new product development process. Develop and manage division budget, sales plan and business development activities. Conduct research to identify opportunities related to product, pricing, promotion and placement. Launched 15 products above budgeted $’s and market share. Developed, managed and implemented price increases in excess of $180M. Recognized multimillion $ savings opportunities that fell to the bottom line by implementing SAP and Revitas. BS – Pharmacy. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


261,451 – Senior Engagement Manager – 15 years extensive expertise in the areas of project management and research. Primary accountability for market research analytics-focused solutions which provide business insights to key decision-makers with a total yearly revenue goal of $3.5 million. Created and delivered training and mentorship to off-shore employees during two oversea visits. Selected for a multi-disciplinary team tasked with migrating all postal mail data surveys to internet-based and all databases from MS Access to Oracle. Maintained a database of money management searches which was used daily to update a subscription-based website. MS. Many awards. Holds several board positions. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Paul Piro,


258,658 – Lead Researcher and Strategist – Extensive experience with online and face-to-face qualitative research and managing quantitative research studies (home use tests, taste tests, consumer and business surveys, and product tests). Expertise with focus groups, in-depth interviews, consumer advisory boards, sensory evaluation, technical discussion groups, project management for home-use tests, product tests, surveys, report writing. Develop, manage and train personnel for on-site qualitative NPD research programs used by R&D, Package Development and Marketing clients. Developed new strategic direction for the Qualitative Research Division to strengthen existing business relations and expand business opportunities via new innovative product offerings. Transformed the Marketing group to better serve US and Global customers with competitive intelligence and creative concepts in order to support the company’s sales and marketing initiatives. BS – Business Administration. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Lisa Marie Bianchini,


17,346 – Principal: Validation/Automation Lead Engineer and Trainer – An engineering and regulatory compliance professional with over 20 years extensive experience in the areas of biopharma, bulk pharmaceuticals, generics, medical device, OTC, and sterile injectables. Long term experience includes automation, computer systems, engineering, and product launch of new and existing products. Review internal audit report findings and FDA observations to write plans for remediation and validation of new equipment. Review and approve validation documents for site wide manufacturing, facilities and laboratory operations. Review Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and other documentation for site product lines. Write, update, and obsolete existing Standard Operating Procedures and manage change controls in Agile. Create and close non-conformance investigations and Corrective and Preventative Actions (CAPAs). Perform CAPA root cause analysis. Schedule CAPA record effectiveness checks. Perform recall investigations. BS – Chemical Engineering. Many presentations and certifications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


258,102 – Senior Plant Metallurgical Engineer – 25+ years experience. Responsible for directing and confirming establishment of procedures that insure the quality standards of all materials produced at the plant from raw material stage through to shipment for customer delivery. Direct development and installation of new testing techniques, procedures and specifications for all product lines ( Welding , Heat treatment , Mechanical Testing, Chemical Analysis) along with exploration of innovative quality control procedures to maximize the effectiveness of the Quality Control Department while maintaining profitability with consideration of optimal yield and the optimum use of resources. Metallurgical and failure analysis of hot stamped and cold blank parts. Responsible for directing, confirming establishment of procedures that insure the quality standards of all materials produced at the plant from raw material stage through to shipment for customer delivery. MS – Manufacturing Sciences. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Lisa Marie Bianchini,


33,385 – Manager of Packaging Research and Development – 25+ years experience in package technology development and Innovation. Technical expertise achieved during career of “hands on” development of packaging. Led multi-discipline Innovation team to identify, develop and execute game changing package/product technologies. Directed all package support activity to company’s Business Unit Teams, Manufacturing operations and Product Development group. Managed Package R&D staff to provide support to Sales and Marketing Groups specifically in the area of Mods, point of purchase displays, and club store packaging. Responsible for development of new package containers and designs to meet changing consumer needs. Package line troubleshooting and line efficiency were also addressed. Mentor and support engineering staff to accomplish department objectives. MS – Packaging Science. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


259,162 – Engineering Lead *Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Systems/ Project Engineer with solid Electro-Mechanical Engineering background and in-depth experiences in Aerospace Control Systems. 20 years of experiences in control system design/analysis, simulation of dynamic system performance, leading design, development and analysis of electrical motor and integration of electromechanical actuation systems, structural analysis, gear design, stress analysis, system reliability, maintainability and safety. Permanent member in MRB Material Review Board/ ECP Engineering Change Proposals. Performing design reviews of PDR and CDR to meet customer specifications and FAR. Responsible for product development, qualification testing per DO-160 and MIL-STD, proposal writing, preparing ATP/QTP/QTR and reliability documentation. Over 80 actuators and over 100 sensors to control the Cargo Hold System and Aerial Delivery System including X-Lock, Z-Flange, Tow Plate and EPES. MS – in Controls Engineering. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact John Barry,