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Manufacturing Technician/Senior Manufacturing Technician

WAVE Life Sciences

Cambridge, MA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Masters Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

The Process Technician performs both small and large scale production of oligonucleotides, including synthesis, purification, desilylation, annealing, desalting, lyophilization and/or titrations.  Responsible for maintaining strict quality standards and adhering to cGMP practices throughout the process.


May include some or all of the following:

Performs oligonucleotide synthesis and characterization by following detailed instructions outlined in production batch records and SOPs under general supervision
Organize work to ensure efficient utilization of time and materials and to complete all procedures in a cGMP compliant manner
Respond quickly and effectively to multiple and changing priorities, and to schedule work effectively to ensure that current and future needs are met
Accurately and consistently record methods, materials, and results in batch records according to established formats
Keep manager informed on status of all projects and of significant findings and results in critical areas


Education / Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, science or engineering is preferred or equivalent work experience
1 – 3 years bio-pharma manufacturing industry experience, preferably in a cGMP environment
Oligonucleotide manufacturing experience is preferred
Skills / Pre-requisites:

Some familiarity with and ability to work under cGMP guidelines
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Good verbal and written communication skills
Must have good working knowledge of MS Excel and Word