Scientist, Cell Culture Process Devellopment
Company: WuXi Biologics
Posted on: January 8, 2022
Designs, executes and authors upstream cell culture development,
tech transfer, and optimization studies. Conducts pilot scale
material generation runs. Partners with other internal PD teams
during process tech transfer, and supports GMP manufacturing and
related investigation studies. Participates in client calls and
face to face meetings with minimum supervision.
Essential Job Functions
Works on bench scale cell culture process development, optimization
and process transfer studies with minimum supervision. Conducts
pilot-scale experiments for non-GMP material generation.
Manages project workflow to ensure on time delivery: from initial
planning, experiment execution, to data evaluation.
Performs independent data analysis and interpretation and assists
in strategies for optimization and troubleshooting.
Authors study protocols and reports, and ensures all data are
reported clearly and accurately; Serves as trainer for inter and
intradepartmental staff as needed.
Assists with tech transfer to GMP manufacturing, and supports
deviations and investigations.
Serves as upstream cell culture SMEs to participates in client
calls and face to face meetings. Provides project plans and updates
Authors Upstream lab equipment SOPs; maintains equipment
functionality and coordinates repairs and preventative
Performs job specific tasks in compliance with applicable
Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi Biologics internal
policies and guidelines.
Completes all required training (i.e. safety, equipment etc.).
Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of
May be required to assist in other departments or assigned other
PhD in Life Sciences or related field, MS with 2+ years or BS with
4+ years of experience in a biopharmaceutical or biological
contract testing/manufacturing organization.
Hands-on experience in upstream cell culture process development
using bench scale bioreactors, experience with fed-batch
Experience with pilot scale bioreactor operation is a plus.
Strong oral & written communication skills are required.
Ability to work effectively as part of a team and to exhibit
effective interpersonal skills.
Experience in a cGMP environment is highly desirable.
Ability to take on multiple tasks simultaneously.
Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Job description does not intend to list all the duties and
responsibilities assigned to this position. Employee holding this
position would be required to perform other job-related
duties/responsibilities based on their expertis and company
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