Senior Scientist Upstream Process Development

Company:   WuXi Biologics
Location:  US-PA-King of Prussia
Posted:  2019-09-15


Job ID: 2019-5658 Responsibilities  Work independently on defined biopharmaceutical projects for development and/or characterization of vaccine upstream manufacturing processes.  Manage project workflow to ensure on time delivery: from initial planning, experiment execution, to data evaluation.  Design and execute lab-scale experiment in supporting upstream process development, verification, characterization, and tech transfer. Perform independent data analysis and interpretation and develop strategies for optimization and troubleshooting.  Represent Vaccine Upstream Process Development Group in internal cross-functional teams and external communication with client.  Manage technical transfer of processes into the non-GMP pilot plant or GMP production facility.  Document development work in concise reports and provide project updates in written and oral presentations.  Support maintenance tasks and new technology evaluations for laboratory instrumentation; interact with outside clients/vendors/suppliers Qualifications  The candidate should have background in one of the following fields: chemical engineering, biochemical or biological engineering, cell/molecular biology, biochemistry, or microbiology.  Hands-on experience in mammalian cell culture or vaccine manufacturing using bioreactors is preferred.  PhD degree and 0-2 years industry experience, or with MS degree and at least 3 years industry experience.  Strong written and verbal communication skills are required, as well as ability to take on multiple tasks simultaneously.  Excellent communication and good interpersonal skills, work well with diverse team members

How to apply

Application link: https://careers-wuxiapptec.icims.com/jobs/5658/senior-scientist-upstream-process- development/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=980&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false& jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240 Please feel free to contact me le.zhang@wuxiapptec.com or +1 609-703-3769 if you have any questions.