Researcher - Cell Therapy and Culture - Madison, WI | Biospace
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Researcher - Cell Therapy and Culture

Waisman Biomanufacturing

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Location:
Madison, WI
Posted Date:
8/29/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
PVL 90287
Salary:
Minimum $36,054
Required Education:
Masters Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical, Biomedical Engineer, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Manufacturing, Molecular Biology, Research Associate: Cell Biology, Stem Cell,

Job Description

The Researcher will support translational research by serving as a subject matter expert in the areas of cell therapies and large scale cell culture. The Researcher will develop and execute cell culture and upstream manufacturing processes that support the production of clinical trial materials for Waisman Biomanufacturing and its clients.

Requirements

A Master's degree is required. A degree in cellular biology, microbiology, molecular biology, biochemical engineering or a closely related field is preferred. A PhD is preferred. Well-qualified applicants will have the following preferred experience and knowledge:
- Expertise in one or more of the following areas: microbial fermentation, large scale mammalian cell culture, viral vector production, bioreactors, or cell therapies (hESC, iPSC, MSC).
- Experience and desire to work in a highly collaborative, team-focused environment.
- Previous work experience in the biotechnology industry.
- 2+ years of experience in process development and/or manufacturing of biotherapeutics for Phase I/II clinical trials.
- Research and project leadership experience related to the production of biopharmaceuticals.
- Expertise in liquid chromatography, filtration and aseptic fill operations.
- Expertise in development, validation, execution, monitoring and manufacturing of novel biotherapeutics, vaccines, and related components as well as manufacturing operations as required.
- Expertise in cGMPs and application to the process development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics or  vaccines.
- Experience with supervision of staff.