Cell Culturing Manufacturing Associate

Location
94143, San Francisco
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
Nov 28, 2018
Ref
917412
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Cell Culturing Manufacturing Associate

You will join a highly skilled team that is pushing the boundaries of medicine by manufacturing new and promising regulatory T cell therapies for a variety of diseases and conditions. These cell-based therapies have the potential to treat autoimmune diseases and help patients decrease their reliance on toxic immunosuppressive drugs after organ transplant. You will assist in the manufacturing of cell therapies for many clinical trials in a newly renovated cGMP cellular therapy manufacturing facility. Specific skills and activities include following detailed standard operating procedures for processing of whole blood and apheresis products, cell culture using sterile technique, running assays to test the product, and detailed documentation of manufacturing process. You will also be involved in qualification and maintenance of equipment, reagents, and the GMP manufacturing facility itself. Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions precisely are critical to success in this position. You will have the opportunity to take on defined research projects within the larger group and be an author on scientific publications.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Clinical cell manufacturing including batch documentations/sterility/release assays.
  • QC of instruments
  • Clinical trial supply maintenance
  • Performing qualification of reagents to be used in manufacturing
  • Assay qualification
  • HICTF lab/procedure room maintenance and GMP Triple Clean with staff help