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Upstream Process Scientist

Experience Dependant
Job Reference: J5632402
Updated On: 24/10/2019
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Bioprocessing

Skills: Biochemistry - Fermentation / USP, Life Sciences - Cellular Biology, Process Development - Pharmaceutical, Process Development - Biotechnology / Biopharma

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Upstream Process Scientist to join a leading biopharmaceutical company based in the Berkshire area. As the Upstream Process Scientist you will be responsible for collaborating with upstream, downstream and analytical scientists to aid in the process development and improvement of upstream processes producing biologics.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Upstream Process Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Develop, perform, and optimise new upstream manufacturing processes at lab and pilot scale.

2. Analyse data, and in doing so, help to determine the process limits as part of process understanding, characterisation and validation studies.

3. As Upstream Process Scientist, you will provide technical expertise and upstream processing support for both internal customers and manufacturing, as well as the CMO and technology transfer teams.

4. Support team compliance with all quality management systems, including reviewing, writing and updating internal procedures and documents (e.g. Lab procedures, SOPs, templates).

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Upstream Process Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant Master's degree or PhD in biochemistry, molecular/cell biology, biochemical engineering, chemical engineering, pharmaceutical engineering or similar.

2. Proven industry experience in upstream processing, process development/manufacturing sciences.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with mammalian cell cultures and the operation of bioreactor/fermenter systems at lab or bench scale.

Key Words: Upstream process / production / manufacturing / biologics / biopharmaceutical / pharmaceutical / bioreactor / fermentation / cell culture
Darrell Powell
Your Recruitment ConsultantDarrell Powelldarrell.powell@hyperec.com
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