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Senior Specialist, Associate Materials Scientist

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Company :
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Location :
Devens, Massachusetts

Expiry Date :
Sun, 25 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision transforming patients lives through oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference. PRINCIPAL OBJECTIVE OF THE POSITION: The SeniorSpecialist, Associate Materials Scientist in Manufacturing Sciences & Technologywill serve as a subject matter expert to supportmaterials management of single-use system technologiesfor the globallate-stage and commercial manufacture of biopharmaceuticals. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESONSIBILITIES: – Leads material technical evaluations and change management activities. – Provides technical subject matter expert support for process improvements, technical transfers, process validations, or material compliance initiatives. – Executes material control strategies, validations and qualifications, as appropriate, including life-cycle management. – Establishes material specification through matrix leadership with business partners. – Assists and/or leads material investigations. – Authors and reviews CMC documentation as appropriate. – Authors protocols, reports and technical presentations. – Serves as a subject matter expert for health authority responses and audits. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL: – Proficient in fundamental concepts, cGMP, cGLP, and/or business documentation processes. – Demonstrated proficiency inclear and concise written and verbal communication of data. – Bachelors degree or equivalent in relevant discipline with a minimum of 2 years experience. Time spent in advanced degree programs may be considered as equivalent relevant experience. Masters or PhD preferred but not required. CONTACTS: – Maintains effective collaborations with Process Development, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Technology, Quality Assurance, Analytical and Global Regulatory Sciences groups as well as Manufacturing Sciences & Technology partner functions. – Interacts with project teams in a matrix environment. – Direct interaction may be required with Health Authority representatives to support material-related inquiries. WORKING CONDITIONS: Principal assignment is in a modern office facility, which may require adherence to various Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) standards. DECISION MAKING: Decisions for product material control strategies and network materials management practices, among others are required. Decision making including but not limited to investigation support (low or medium), material selection, technical compliance quality initiatives, and alternate suppliers as part of cross-functional matrix teams is also required as applicable. SUPERVISION RECEIVED: This position works primarily independently receiving direction from incumbents manager. Work is performed under general to detailed direction. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives. Specific assignments are allocated based upon the recipients demonstrated capabilities with the degree of supervisory attention determined accordingly. SUPERVISION EXERCISED: This position has no formal supervisory responsibility. Trains others on procedures as appropriate. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues. Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, or any part of the recruitment process direct your inquiries to . Visit to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.