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Manufacturing Technology Associate II - (Frederick, MD)

MedImmune, LLC

Frederick, MD
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Frederick, Maryland, United States
Job reference: R-008484
Posted date: Jul. 21, 2017

At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Manufacturing Technology Associate II in Frederick, MD, you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.

Operations at AstraZeneca is a truly world-class business unit. It offers one of the most exciting, fast paced, challenging and rewarding work environments in the world of operations, supply chain and manufacturing.

Main Duties and Responsibilities


The Manufacturing Technology Associate II core responsibilities include supporting the design of validation sampling/test plans, performing development studies, generating validation protocols, executing validation studies, resolving technical issues encountered during study execution, and preparing validation final reports for cleaning, sterilization, process, manufacturing/analytical equipment, and utility system qualifications. Projects are typically small or part of larger projects. Projects are assigned by management.

The Manufacturing Technology Associate II also supports technology transfer activities tracked in the site change control system, method validation/method transfer, filter validation, shipping qualification, and FAT/SAT/Commissioning activities. The individual may assist with validation master plans. The individual should possess strong technical skills and experience with biopharmaceutical unit operations and equipment.

*The position may require off-shift and weekend work as well as infrequent travel.


Essential Requirements

Education and Experience

  • Education: B.S./B.A./M.S. in Engineering, Biological/Physical Sciences, or equivalent focus of study.
  • Experience: Requires 3-5 years in a cGMP biopharmaceutical production setting with a focus in large scale mammalian cell culture processes and process development.

Desirable Requirements


Full use and application of principles, theories, concepts and techniques in a limited area or field.

Problem Solving

Develops solutions to problems within job scope where precedents exist.

Depending upon ability, may determine individual approach to devising solutions to problems.

Interpersonal Communication

Recommendations consistently contribute to project advancement. Contributes to technology development or support programs. Effectively functions as a member of one or more project teams.

Next Steps – Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.