Careers

Smithers Avanza endeavors to set up a supportive, learning, and empowering environment for creative people seeking meaningful opportunities.

We recognize that our employees are the most important asset our organization has to offer. This is why we take great effort in identifying, hiring, and training the right people. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health care and tuition reimbursement as well as performance management with opportunities for advancement within the organization.

For openings, click the link at the bottom of the job description document or email your resume/CV to info-avanza@smithers.com . If you are interested in applying for employment with Smithers Avanza and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department at 240-364-6360.

Featured Jobs:

Laboratory Director/Operations Leader

Posted: 17 March 2017

10 years’ experience in a CRO business environment or equivalent with significant operational responsibility, including P & L responsibility. Advanced degree in a scientific discipline, biological or physical sciences or a combination of degree plus experience, MBA preferred. High le...

Formulations Technician I

Posted: 17 March 2017

B.S. or B.A. degree in Biology, Life sciences, Chemistry or Science field, with an emphasis in Chemistry, or High School diploma/equivalent and 12 months appropriate chemistry/pharmacy experience, preferred.  Additional experience may substitute for lack of High School diploma.  Coll...

Quality Assurance Auditor

Posted: 05 August 2016

Perform protocol, data, interim data release, and final report audits and conduct in-life phase inspections as required for compliance with GLPs, SOPs, and  Sponsor requirements.
Observe technical and professional staff for adherence to health and safety, SOP, and GLP standard...

Sr. Scientist

Posted: 03 March 2016

This position must have a  BA/BS in Biological or physical Sciences and at least 5 years  or more of relevant experience, MS in relevant field and at least 4 years of experience. This is a lead position that will provides direction, guidance and training to lower level scientist...

Scientist I & II

Posted: 03 March 2016

This position must have experience and knowledge of Ligand-binding assays (e.g. ELISA / MSD) applicable to Pharmacokinetic, Biomarker and Immunogenicity studies is required for this position. BA/BS in Biological or Physical Sciences and at least 3 - 5 years of relevant experience, MS in releva...

Project Manager/Principle Investigator

Posted: 03 March 2016

This position  will be responsible for client interaction and the conduct of studies. Experience and knowledge of Ligand-binding assays (ELISA / MSD) applicable to Pharmacokinetic, Biomarker and   Immunogenicity studies is required.

Study Coordinator

Posted: 03 March 2016


This position will assist the Project Manager in performing project critical activities.  These activities will include authoring and or QC of analytical plans and reports, Watson and Excel data retrieval, QC of data tables and reports and all study supporting documentation. ...

Research Scientist II

Posted: 12 October 2016

Research Scientist II to work in Gaithersburg, MD: Conduct Ligand-binding assays (e.g. ELISA / MSD) applicable to Pharmacokinetic, Biomarker and Immunogenicity studies. Conduct in-depth analysis including method transfer, development, validation and sample testing in support of GLP studies. St...