Associate Manager Process Sciences

Rensselaer, NY, United States
Aug 29, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full 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.

Summary: The Associate Manager Process Sciences Downstream will support scientific investigations related to production processes for biological drugs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Leads a team of engineers and scientists to perform root cause analysis in manufacturing investigations related to downstream unit operations of biologics manufacturing processes

• Drafts study protocols and author study reports for manufacturing support and scientific studies

• Conducts small-scale lab operations, perform statistical analysis of data, and present results in cross-functional meetings

• Performs scientific investigations (EOE & DNF)

• Provides technical support for manufacturing operations

• Serves as a subject matter expert (SME) for manufacturing downstream operations, data analysis and manufacturing support activities

• Provides support to scale down model development and perform DOE experiments

• Guides the Development of statistical process control and modeling tools for manufacturing investigations and manufacturing process control

• Participates in process and quality risk assessments

• Participates in tech transfer activities

• Reviews and/or approves Manufacturing documentation associated with the transferred process

• Supports Process Analytical Technology (PAT) in developing new software and statistical process modeling tools

• Participates in new technology initiative efforts and continuous improvement projects

Knowledge and Skills:

• Lab skills in protein separation, filtration and purification

• JMP or advanced statistical software programs

• Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

• Ability to coordinate, organize and assign daily activities of operations

• Ability to motivate employees and build team morale

• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance

• Support employees, executing against established guidelines and common procedures and policies

• Ability to provide feedback and career counseling

• Ability to effectively manage high-stress situations

• Strong leader and teacher

• Demonstrated flexibility during ambiguous situations

• Ability to identify problems and escalate accordingly

Education and Experience:

• Requires a BS/BA in Chemical Engineering, Computational Science, Life Sciences, or related field with 5+ years of relevant scientific industry experience or MS with 4+ years of relevant scientific industry experience or a PhD with 2+ years of relevant scientific industry experience.

• Managerial experience is required; additional industrial experience and people leadership may be considered in lieu of managerial experience.

• Experience in working in a purification sciences team, knowledge of protein separation techniques, experimental design, and advanced modeling techniques is strongly desired.

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.

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