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Scientist Iii, Process Development

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Company :
THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC INC.

Location :
Princeton, New Jersey

Expiry Date :
Tue, 06 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Description: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. How will you make an impact? Acts as lead on at least one program. Provides complex analyses in a biology environment by selecting appropriate methods with independent judgment. Develops scalable processes with improved product yield and reduced costs in a biologics environment. Collaborates with other areas of internal development and/or manufacturing operations. Makes detailed observations and analyzes, resolves issues, documents, and communicates test results. What will you do? * Designs experimental plans based on the defined deliverables. * Conducts moderately complex analyses to support process development. Works with Process Development and Manufacture groups to trouble-shoot process challenges. * Records results in notebook accurately, clearly, and regularly. * Prepares protocols, reports, and test methods and writes SOPs. * Maintains and ensures safe laboratory environment and work practices. * Executes appropriately record and evaluates experimental data, including the writing and revising of process development reports and technology transfer protocols as needed. * Remains current in the field by review of relevant scientific literature and attendance at appropriate scientific seminars and conferences. * Designs and develops mammalian cell culture processes to support the production and manufacturing of recombinant proteins (including mAbs) under varying levels of direction, including, but not limited to cell culture scaleup, media development, harvest (recovery) process development, process range finding, and statistical analysis of data. Performs media optimization, bioreactor process development, and cell culture clarification. How will you get here? Education & Experience * Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree or PhD in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or a related field. * With Bachelor’s degree, minimum of 5 years of experience related to pharmaceutical manufacturing, process, development or academic laboratory. * Relevant industry and discipline experience preferred. * Experience using advanced statistical software packages and experience using design of experiments (DoE) software (i.e. MiniTab, JMP) preferred * With Master’s degree, 3 years of experience related to pharmaceutical manufacturing, process, development or academic laboratory. * Relevant industry experience and discipline preferred. * Experience using advanced statistical software packages and experience using design of experiments (DoE) software (i.e. MiniTab, JMP) preferred. * With PhD, experience with practical scientific application necessary, though related experience not necessary. Knowledge, Skills & Experience * Deep knowledge of varied aspects or a specialized aspect of discipline. * Working knowledge of GMP/ GLP regulations in cGMP/ cGLP manufacturing environment. Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills. * Solid writing, communication and presentation skills. * Strong MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills. Excellent organization and planning skills. * Strong attention to detail and ability to adhere to standards procedures. * Ability to design and execute tasks and studies based on the deliverables. * Ability to analyze and summarize complex scientific data. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit