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Process Development Associate

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc.

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Location:
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted Date:
6/21/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
DOE
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Do you possess the ingenuity to develop new processes used for preclinical and clinical products? Do you excel at performing cell culture operations and assays? If yes, then come and join us as…

Process Development Associate
Gaithersburg, MD

Your Tasks:
As a member of the Lentigen Technology Process Development team, you will have the exciting opportunity to support the development of processes to manufacture and purify lentiviral vectors used for pre-clinical and clinical products. You will apply your experience with purification techniques utilizing  various chromatography methods and tangential flow filtration to carry out experiments and develop processes to support the pre-clinical and clinical manufacturing of Lentiviral vector products. Your experience with AKTA, or comparable, chromatography systems will be essential to assist in the development and technical transfer of methods and processes required to be used in a GMP manufacturing facility.Overall, your attention to detail and keen ability to reliably perform downstream process steps will champion the continued development of Lentigen Technology’s new products and growing success.

Requirements

Your Profile:
•   You hold a Bachelors degree in the life sciences with 3-5 years of related experience in the following:
o   Proven track record developing and implementing viral particle purification processes, specifically Lentiviral vector in support of gene therapy.
o   Knowledgeable and experienced with various analytical methods commonly used to characterize Lentiviral vector.  
o   Experience with adherent and suspension cell culture methods is a plus.
o   Having previous experience in a GMP environment as well as experience supporting tech transfer of cell culture process from pilot scale to clinical manufacturing is highly desirable.
•   You possess a solid level of computer savvy in Microsoft Office and have experience with DOE software as well as AKTA chromatography system and UNICORN software
•   Your communication skills allow you to confidently give presentations
•   You enjoy collaborating alongside a skilled team in order to achieve company goals

Lentigen Technology Inc., a Miltenyi Biotec company, is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

At Lentigen, we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of lentiviral vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as a core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc. is an EO Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability


To apply, go to: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/MIL1021/JobBoard/f16cc611-8d8b-48fb-b086-24d10e2b6d21/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=5cd1bd11-2f37-4b52-9063-a31b64eef38a