Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Biologics Compound Management Specialist (51)

Location
Redwood City, CA, US
Posted
Jun 28, 2018
Ref
R1507911
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Biologics Compound Management Specialist

Job Description:

We are seeking a detailed-oriented, logistics-focused biologics compound management specialist to help implement and then be a member of the team running a new biologics compound management function. You will assist in the implementation and performance of the processes and practices necessary for the registration, quality determination, storage, physical control and distribution of biologics throughout our site.

Specific Responsibilities:
- Assist in the mapping of the site's processes and in determining the flow of biologics to and from the groups within BDC
- Work with these groups to determine the appropriate methods, containers, concentrations, volumes, and conditions for the transfer of these materials
- Assist in the design, building and implementation of the aliquoting procedures, storage conditions and control practices for these materials
- Assist in the implementation of an inventory system
- In collaboration with all relevant groups within BDC, assist in the development of quality control standards and assays for the biologics. You will then implement these assays and maintain these standards
- Assist in sample handling and logistics including shipping

Requirements:

- BS, Masters or PhD in biology or related field with 2 - 5 years of professional experience in compound management
- Proven ability to assist in the mapping and characterization of processes is desirable
- Experience in the handling and basic characterization of biologics (mass spectrometry, SEC, light scattering, endotoxin measurements, etc.)
- Experience performing mycoplasma and other sterility indicating assays
- Strong knowledge of antibody discovery, small scale production and purification and screening
- Proven ability to perform in a small team of fellow compound management scientists
- Excellent written and oral communication skills