We are seeking a full-time Senior Analytical Scientist in Branford, Connecticut.

Job Description

FreeThink Technologies, Inc. is a rapidly growing company and the world leader in the science and technology of stability. FreeThink conducts laboratory studies for domestic and international clients in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and consumer product industries and develops its own new technologies. Our scientists work in a fast-paced environment on a wide variety of projects including mechanistic and scientific investigations, stability-indicating method development, rapid shelf-life determinations based on our ASAPprime® software, cGMP stability studies, and creative stability problem-solving. We also develop complex formulations for client companies.

We are seeking a full-time Senior Analytical Scientist to join our Analytical Sciences Department in Branford, Connecticut.


  • Working with clients to develop methods, design experiments and carry out appropriate analytical testing to meet their project needs
  • Developing scientific staff, instrumentation and laboratory operations to be the world-class caliber
  • Supporting analytical cGMP quality systems
  • Developing, implementing, and publishing results from FreeThink’s R&D programs


  • Ph.D. degree in chemistry or related scientific field + ≥ 3 years experience, or M.S. degree in chemistry or related scientific field + ≥ 8 years experience in analytical chemistry (chromatography) in the pharmaceutical or aligned industry
  • Stability-indicating method development and LC troubleshooting expertise
  • Prior experience with cGMP analytical operations helpful
  • Authorization to work in the United States on a permanent basis for any employer without the need for sponsorship


  • Compensation package commensurate with experience
  • Matching 401K savings plan
  • Health/dental plan
  • Relocation allowance
  • Beautiful and convenient coastal Connecticut location near New Haven

FreeThink is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, veteran status, disability status or age.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave


  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Master’s (Preferred)


  • Analytical chemistry: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Chemistry or related scientific field: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction

Benefit Conditions:

  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

To Apply- E-mail resume to Steven.Bastien@freethinktech.com