- Expiry Date: 20 May 2022
The Raw Material Testing group is seeking an enthusiastic Research Associate to act on development and execution of critical raw material performance testing procedures in support of engineered T-cell programs, commercial and clinical manufacturing.
This role will require to deliver high quality work and timely output in a cellular therapeutic GMP laboratory environment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs routine cell culture experiments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
Assists in design and creation of material testing plans, identifying critical process parameters and handling troubleshooting.
Performs data analysis to establish criticality for processes, presents study data and results in team meetings.
Author timely reports detailing experimental work and summarizing results, maintaining electronic laboratory notebooks.
Assists with the revision and creation of process documents, such as SOPs and electronic work instructions.
Collaborate with others to handle day to day operation of the laboratory to ensure smooth operation.
Maintains laboratory space to comply with regulatory requirements and safe work environment.
Works in teams and has continual interaction with internal as well as external teams throughout the production process in order to exchange information regarding the run(s) in process.
Experience with aseptic processing of mammalian or primary cell culture in biological safety cabinet
Excellent documentation and data management skills
Detail oriented with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated proficiency in common computer tools such as word processing, spreadsheet, and web-based applications.
Demonstrated ability to work well both independently and on a team in a fast-paced environment, and prioritize work across multiple projects.
Experience with technical scientific writing and executing process development experimental plans and technical reports.
Experience with JMP or R for statistical analysis, experimental design, and presentation of experimental results.
Experience working in or exposure to a cGMP setting, especially using Good Documentation Practices.
B.S. in Chemical/Biological Engineering, Immunology, Biology, or relevant scientific discipline with 0-2 years of biotechnology or cell therapy industry experience.
WORKING CONDITIONS (US Only):
Work in areas where handling human blood products (Biosafety Level 2) may be required.
May work in areas with exposure to vapor phase liquid nitrogen.
Must be able to work flexible hours including some weekend work.
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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.
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