Research Associate I, BioProcess Development

Bothell, WA, United States
Aug 09, 2019
Science/R&D, Research
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

The BioProcess Development Department at Seattle Genetics is seeking a Research Associate to participate in the purification development efforts to support process development for our antibody and antibody-drug conjugate programs.

  • Perform bench-scale chromatography and filtration development and characterization studies
  • Conduct platform fit assessments for early phase programs
  • Perform pilot-scale purifications to support team supply and toxicology batch manufacturing
  • Participate in new technology evaluation
  • Compile and analyze data, and author technical reports
  • Summarize and present data in group and team meetings and contribute to discussions

  • A BS/BA degree in chemistry, engineering, biochemistry, biological sciences or a related discipline
  • Strong organization, time management and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • A team player with good communication skills, desire to achieve team and individual goals

Additional Skills:
  • Relevant experience in laboratory or manufacturing setting, preferably with preparative and/or analytical chromatography, filtration, or other preparative techniques
  • Experience with using AKTA and Unicorn software
  • Experience with JMP or other statistical software

As the leading employer in our industry in the Pacific Northwest, Seattle Genetics is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the whole lives of our employees and their families. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, relocation assistance and much more. To learn more about Seattle Genetics, please visit

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.