Associate Manufacturing Sciences & Technology Specialist

Location
Rensselaer, NY, United States
Posted
Sep 18, 2020
Ref
21556BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Summary: As a Manufacturing Sciences & Technology (MSAT) Specialist within the Process Engineering group, you will be directly involved in Regeneron's newest and most exciting development projects, as well as ensuring our established products can be manufactured across the globe. We provide subject matter expert (SME) support for investigations, changes, and improvements for monoclonal antibody biopharmaceutical drug substance manufacturing processes using a combination of process understanding, data interpretation and analysis. We also provide technical support for internal and external technology transfer initiatives. Our MSAT team is integral in bringing research processes to our commercial organization, maintaining these processes, and ultimately bringing our products to patients in need.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Develop an in-depth understanding of upstream and/or downstream therapeutic protein manufacturing processes.
• Gather, trend, monitor, and analyze process generated data; summarize findings in memos, reports, and presentations.
• Ensure operational consistency between manufacturing process areas.
• Provide technical SME support for internal investigations, generate options to resolve technical challenges, and present them for endorsement.
• Facilitate and streamline access to information/data through the creation of various informational tools and guides.
• Drive manufacturing process continuous improvement initiatives using data-driven approaches to identify areas of need and develop solutions.
• Generate test plans and/or protocols in support of investigational activities or process improvements.
• Work effectively and efficiently in a team-oriented environment to ensure maximum and high-quality output.
• Ensure all tasks are performed in a manner consistent with safety standards and within cGMP guidelines.
• Intermittent travel may be required in support of technology transfer or investigational activities.
• May involve supervision of lower-level specialists.

This Role Might be the Right Fit if You:
• Enjoy compiling, capturing, trending, and analyzing process generated data and subsequently using these findings to drive process consistency, develop improvements, or identify root cause.
• Are excited to tackle new and changing projects while building an extensive process knowledge base to share with others in a team-oriented environment.
• Have an affinity for identifying continuous improvement activities to improve performance.
• Are excited to collaborate with team members from multiple groups across the Regeneron sites.
• Are willing to dig in and get directly involved with our manufacturing teams to tackle challenging problems.
• Are interested in intermittent domestic and international travel (travel requirements are < 10% of hours worked).

Education and Experience:
• Title level (Associate Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist, Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist, or Senior Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist) will be determined based on skills and experience.

o Associate Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist requires BS/BA in a scientific discipline or engineering. Prior related experience in a cGMP environment preferred.

o Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist requires BS/BA in a scientific discipline or engineering with 3 years of related experience in a cGMP environment, or MS with 2 years of related experience; biopharmaceutical process development, manufacturing or process engineering experience a plus

o Senior Manufacturing Sciences and Technology Specialist requires BS/BA in a scientific discipline or engineering with 5 years of related experience in a cGMP environment, or MS with 4 years of related experience; biopharmaceutical process development, manufacturing or process engineering experience a plus

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.