Sr. Microbiologist

Rensselaer, NY, United States
Aug 28, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Summary: Responsible for QC microbiological aspects of cGMP compliance and testing.

Level to be determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Responsible for QC aseptic processing aspects of cGMP compliance and testing related to drug product
• Perform microbiological studies to support qualification of isolators, fill finish lines and clean room environments
• Perform microbiological validations for sterile drug products
• Assist drug product personnel in the identification of microbiological root cause analysis and provide technical advice, as needed
• Participate in the investigations related to drug product, review of alert and action limit investigations and implement corrective action, as needed
• Participate in sterilization process validation activities involving microbiology, as needed
• Participate in the investigation of microbiological product OOS results and DNF, as needed
• Contribute to the preparation of technical proposals, amendments, reports and memoranda
• Contribute toward creating and revising microbiological SOPs
• Assist in the review of qualification reports related to drug product

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Ability to lift-up to 25 pounds
• Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time
• Ability to maintain integrity and honesty at all times
• Ability to work independently or as part of a team
• Ability to communicate with transparency
• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance
• Demonstrate respectful behavior at all times
• Ability to interpret data and develop improvement plan
• Initiating the development of leadership skills by providing training and guidance to others
• Anticipates and plans for change
• Critical thinking skills
• Demonstrates analytical skills through problem-solving
• Demonstrates leadership by being approachable
• Participates in projects in addition to daily responsibilities

Education and Experience
• Requires BS/BA in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology or related field with 5+ years of relevant experience, preferably with experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries.
• Experience with sterile manufacturing, pharmaceutical documentation practices and demonstrated leadership skills required.

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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