Formulation Scientist


Iconovo is hiring formulation scientists for design and development of dry powder inhalation formulations.


The work includes:

•Development/manufacturing of dry powder inhalation formulations

•Documentation in reports and lab journals

•Characterization of formulations.

•Planning, design of experiments (DoE), evaluation of results and problem solving.

•Being flexible and helping out where needed, for example in analytical development.



•MSc in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Science or other degree in science (BSc/MSc) preferably with courses in galenic pharmacy.

•Several years of experience of practical laboratory work, preferably pharmaceutical development.

•Good knowledge in Microsoft Word / Excel / PowerPoint.


Desirable skills:

•Practical experience in formulating dry powder inhalation formulations.

•Practical experience in analytical laboratory work such as HPLC.



We are looking for someone with a structured and scientific, yet creative approach to problem solving. You should have the ability to take ideas all the way from concepts to scaled-up formulations. We value good communication skills in English, both verbal and written. Experience from the pharmaceutical industry and especially inhaled drug delivery is a strong advantage. The position is full time and will be based at Iconovo offices at Medicon Valley in Lund, Sweden.



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For more information please contact: Vesna Åkerberg, Director Pharmaceutical Development



Iconovo AB is a company that develops complete pharmaceutical inhalation products, consisting of both inhaler and formulation, that are licensed to customers. The goal is to deliver unique, safe, user friendly dry powder inhalation products. The company is located at Medicon Village in Lund and has currently 10 employees. Here, different professions, such as mechanical engineers/design engineers, analytical chemists and formulation scientists cooperate in the daily work. All employees have their own area of responsibility but the company culture is that people help each other out in order to deliver the projects.