Senior Process Develop Engineer, Purification

Berkeley, CA, United States
May 17, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Process Development Engineer Purification, are to:

  • Provide scientific and technical expertise in support of the commercial manufacturing process;
  • Propose and drive implementation of creative solutions for purification process improvements and in solving manufacturing issues;
  • Independently manage multiple cross-functional projects that may require global regulatory submissions;
  • Effectively present complex technical information to an audience of varied expertise/level for guidance, education and decision-making;
  • Mentor peers/colleagues in areas of expertise;
  • Contribute to scientific field of expertise with external presentation and publications.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum of six years' experience, Master's degree with a minimum of four years' experience, or Ph.D. with a minimum of two years' experience in Chemical, Biochemical, Biomedical, industrial Engineering plus Production or Engineering experience in the Biopharmaceutical industry; or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • 0-3 years of working experience with cGMP, FDA regulations and OSHA rules with exposure to documentation systems (i.e., BPRs, Validation Protocols, SOPs, expense budget, work orders, purchasing systems) required of a business in the pharmaceutical industry;
  • Very good understanding of methods and laboratory techniques used to purify therapeutic proteins+;
  • Formulation, filling and freeze drying, primary packaging, aseptic processing, protein chemistry;
  • Strong ability to plan and prioritize complex activities;
  • Strong analytical skills to identify risks and prepare balanced decisions;
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make quick, knowledge and experience guided decisions;
  • Good technical writing skills;
  • Very good written and oral communication as well as strong presentation skills;
  • Knowledge of the methods and tools of project management and ability to manage timelines;
  • Excellent people skills, ability to communicate and partner well, to lead and to motivate, and to resolve conflict;
  • Shows initiative in keeping abreast of literature in field of interest.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with mammalian cell culture.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: CA-Berkeley