Tech Transfer & Logistics Co-op

Tarrytown, New York, US
Oct 04, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Part time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

These positions are in Tech Transfer and Logistics within Preclinical Manufacturing & Process Development in Tarrytown, NY. There are 3 positions for Spring AND Summer (full time, about 7 months from January to August 2019).

Position 1: (Spring/ Summer)
The student will support a group of functional project managers who lead and manage cross-functional teams in development, transfer, and startup of new manufacturing processes and technology from Pre-Clinical Manufacturing and Process Development (PMPD) to Industrial Operations and Product Supply (IOPS).

With guidance, the student will gain familiarity with and improve upon existing tools, resources, best practices, and/or business processes supporting project managers and/or teams to enhance accessibility and searchability of relevant information and resources and/or enable more efficient and effective communication and collaboration. He/she will work to understand customer requirements and actively act with needs in mind, and may develop and implement improvements to team collaboration or resource sites (in SharePoint and/or Confluence). He/she may write up routinely used meeting minutes, communicate project proposals and results, or present and document new or updated best practices or guidelines. As needed, they may also support project managers in coordination and/or facilitation of meetings through adherence to established departmental and/or company timelines.

Position 2: (Spring/ Summer)
The student will be relied upon to help manage drug product and research reagent inventory from secured freezers with the use of a LIMS database. They will help receive and fulfill daily product requests to support Regeneron research needs in a timely fashion while providing high quality customer service. He/she may prepare aliquots of drug product and research material while utilizing sterile lab technique to support inventory and requisition needs. They will assist in conducting external shipments of research reagents to collaborators and contract research organizations. They may help assist in expanding value-adding operational performance metrics based on supply chain management practices and devising strategies to improve inventory and distribution efficiencies. They may also assist in developing dashboards to visualize these metrics within a data visualization software. They may also assist in monitoring, planning, mapping, and forecasting of product demands across the organization.

Position 3: (Spring/ Summer)
The student will work in a cross-functional team supporting Resource Management and Operations. This group performs analyses informing Headcount and Equipment needs, and maintaining budgets, forecasts, and operational processes for PMPD.

With guidance, the student will gain familiarity with and improve upon existing resource analysis methods, seeking to leverage statistical applications to enhance accuracy of forecasting models. The candidate will gain exposure to, and seek to understand key drivers in resourcing models, including production processes and development activities within PMPD. Additionally, the candidate will work to streamline current resourcing methodologies and may work to improve knowledge sharing through the use of shared data dashboards. As needed, the candidate may assist the Resource Management and Operations group with other aspects of Operations and Logistics. This is a customer oriented role, and strong communication and customer focus are a must.

Start building your skills at Regeneron.

• Must be an undergraduate or graduate student

• Must be pursuing a degree in Business, Chemical Engineering, Biology, Biochemistry, or equivalent science major with an interest in Project Management, Operations, Logistics and Data Analytics

• Prior laboratory experience and/or knowledge of bioprocessing is a plus

• Must have great communication and organizational skills

• Project 1- Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint, Atlassian Confluence, or other web-based systems for team collaboration, knowledge sharing, or wiki tools

• Project 2- Familiarity with tools like TIBCO Spotfire or other BI tools, and prior lab experience a plus. Should be interested in Supply Chain Management, Inventory Management, Demand Planning, Operations, Logistics and Data Analytics

• Project 3- Strong statistical skills, coding a plus. Finance background also applicable

General Co-op Program Information:

• Must be enrolled in, or accepted to, an academic program pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, PhD or PharmD

• Program is full-time (40 hrs/wk) and is paid

• Prefer demonstrated leadership in areas such as campus activities, clubs, sports or the community

• Minimum GPA of 3.0

• You will work with a specific manager on a project(s)

• Enjoy regular 1 hour Co-op Program events: learn about other areas of the company from employees, soft skills workshops, networking, volunteering, and more!

• Present to your team on your project(s)

Transportation and Housing:

• A free shuttle is offered from the North White Plains or Tarrytown train stations to the Tarrytown campus

• Get to know other incoming Interns on our closed LinkedIn page when you accept an offer

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.