Associate Scientist II, Purification Development (Brockton,MA)
Posted on: February 13, 2019
An Associate position is available within Purification Group in Process Sciences Department at AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester. The group is responsible for developing and supporting downstream manufacturing process for early and late phase clinical biologics programs. The candidate will be involved with all aspects of protein purification and protein chemistry to support biopharmaceutical process development. Responsibilities, under the supervision of a senior scientist, include developing scalable, economical, and robust purification process for recovering the target protein from bioreactor harvest using chromatography, filtration, and other separation techniques; assist process tech transfer to GMP manufacturing, on-floor production support and troubleshooting production issues; executing viral clearance, process characterization, and continuous process improvement studies, performing basic data acquisition and analysis, documenting lab notebooks, authoring technical memos and reports. The individual will also perform various bioanalytical assays, including HPLC, ELISAs and SDS-PAGE, to aid in rapid process development Position will be hired based on level of experience. Basic:
- BS degree with typically three or more years' experience or MS degree or equivalent education with work experience in chemical or biochemical engineering, biochemistry and biology is required with basic knowledge of protein purification and standard analytical techniques.
- Laboratory experience with purification unit operations and techniques as well biological assays are preferred.
- The candidate must have a strong desire to work at the laboratory bench; must possess good written, oral and collaborative skills in order to effectively communicate experimental procedures and results. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Associated topics: biopharma, dietary, drug, immunohematology, metabolism, nutrition, pharmacology, physiology, therapeutic, therapy
Keywords: AbbVie, Brockton , Associate Scientist II, Purification Development (Brockton,MA), Other , Brockton, Massachusetts
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