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Assistant/Associate Scientist

  • Location: Massachusetts
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 28 May 2023
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Job Description:


  • Design and execute protocols to solve process-related manufacturing investigations and drive process improvements by using laboratory and pilot scale-down models in protein chromatography, viral inactivation, viral filtration, ultrafiltration/diafiltration, membrane filtration, depth filtration, and centrifugation.

  • Document experimental data and results, verify and interpret data with respect to the laboratory protocol and manufacturing process.

  • Perform / oversee process characterization of downstream unit operations.

  • Work closely in collaboration with other process development functional areas.

  • Author and review technical documents and protocols; follow written scientific methods and experimental protocols, documents results, authors and reviews summary reports.

  • Appropriate GLP/GMP procedures must be followed.


  • MS or BS in Biochemistry, Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Biology, Biophysics or related field with 1 to 3 years of relevant industrial and/or academic experience.

  • Prior experience with purification unit operations such as chromatography, tangential and normal flow filtration is preferred. Basic understanding of downstream unit operations and separation sciences is highly preferred.

  • Experience with process scale-up/scale-down and process characterization is preferred.

  • Experience with programming is preferred

  • Critical qualities include a high degree of initiative, good verbal and written communication skills, strong scientific skills and attention to detail, and the ability to work in a team environment.

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