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Research Scientist - Registration (Impurity Synthesis)

Job Id:  4996

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Department:  Synthesis
Function:  R and D Chemistry
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Associate

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.

Purpose of the Role:

Providing registration support for regulatory approval of technical and formulations by timely coordination with CROs for registration data generation under GLP requirements

Job Responsibilities:


  • Synthesis of impurities/technical by searching literature (sci-finder & reaxys) route finalization and synthesis of impurities/technical required for registration.
  • Identification of impurity structure by using various spectral techniques and isolation of required impurities/synthesis.
  • Preparation of ultrapure secondary standards
  • Preparation of manufacturing dossier for registration as per country guidelines and answer to regulatory queries in coordination with regional registration team
  • Coordination with CRO and inhouse analytical team for timely generation of regulatory data required for product registration
  • Coordination with synthesis team for process chemistry, impurity synthesis, identification and quantification data required for dossier preparation
  • Consult with IPD/IPR for process non-infringement analysis



  1. MSc in Chemistry (Organic)
  2. 2-4 years of relevant experience (R&D, CRO,)
  3. Knowledge about Agrochemical Industry, Regulatory norms & documentations
  4. knowledge of Computer (e.g., Word, excel Power point etc.) and have good knowledge of literature search in synthesis field.
  5. knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 and ISO/IEC 17025:2015.

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