Scientist / Senior Scientist, Analytical

Location
Seattle, WA
Posted
Jul 19, 2019
Ref
800858046
Hotbed
BioForest
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Just is seeking a motivated and creative Scientist / Senior Scientist, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics. We arelooking for a motivated scientist to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team. As a key member of the Analytical group, you will possess strong skills in large molecule characterization, method development and qualification, and authoring regulatory authority correspondence and interaction. The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and management skills and a strong drive for laboratory work. Experience with biosimilar development as well as functional biocharacterization is a plus. The ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communications skills and works well independently and in teams.

Responsibilities:
• Develop, qualify, and document analytical methods
• Work with team members to support process development teams with high-throughput analytical procedures
• Develop and implement molecule characterization strategies
• Utilize chromatography data systems and informatics platforms to analyze and distribute analytical results
• Work with team members on technology development to reduce the cost and improve the efficiency, speed, and capacity of analytical testing and analytical methods

Requirements:
• BS + 10 years experience or MS + 5-7 years experience in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field
• Large molecule and protein characterization experience
• Strong assay development and qualification skills
• Proven record with authoring regulatory documents (eg IND/BLA)
• Desire to work in a fast, collaborative, team-oriented environment

Preferred qualifications:
• Strong background in HPLC (SEC, RP, HILIC), CE (CESDS, CZE), and ELISA
• Experience with Biosimilar characterization and comparability
• Experience with troubleshooting complex instrumentation
• Direct interactions with FDA and other regulatory agencies a plus
• Strong skills in Mass Spectroscopy
• Characterization of complex Glycoproteins
• Experience with compendial assays (USP, EP, JP)
• Strength in data science and informatics

About JustJust is an integrated design company focused on the technology of biotherapeutics from molecule through manufacturing plant. We believe that technological innovation will accelerate development and dramatically reduce the cost of these vital medicines. Just is developing a portfolio of molecules that best leverages our technological strengths. The Just mission: design and apply innovative technologies to dramatically expand global access to biotherapeutics. Come join our team of experts to help shape a better future.