Manufacturing Associate/Sr. Manufacturing Associate

Location
South San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Nov 10, 2020
Ref
2053
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Sutro has a unique capability that enables new molecular entities to be designed using a hybrid of synthetic and recombinant technologies to create best in class therapeutics in the oncology and auto-immune disease space. Our portfolio includes antibody-drug conjugates, bispecific antibodies, cytokine derivatives and other novel immuno-stimulatory approaches.

Sutro Biopharma, Inc. is looking for energetic and talented team players to join our growing Manufacturing group. Our manufacturing facility is located in San Carlos. As a Manufacturing Associate, you will work in support of the daily operations in the Manufacturing area, including Upstream and Downstream processes.

Responsibilities
  • Perform various manufacturing tasks such as operating, troubleshooting, sterilizing, maintaining, preparing, and cleaning of various process equipment such as stirred-tank bioreactors, media/buffer solutions, disc stack centrifuges, homogenizer, pelletizer, dryer, TFF skid, chromatography systems, parts washers, and CIP systems, under the guidelines of established SOPs and cGMP regulations.
  • Reliably and consistently execute well defined SOPs and batch records. Accurately document data and complete batch records.
  • Crosstrain in various manufacturing operations including media/buffer prep, fermentation, and purification.
  • Draft and revise SOPs and batch records.
  • Support cross functional groups such as QA, QC, Facilities, Engineering, and PD.
  • Train new employees
  • Conduct and execute validation studies and protocols as needed.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in a biological sciences discipline or equivalent strongly preferred.
  • 1-6 years of relevant experience in a cGMP manufacturing or pilot plant environment highly desired.
  • Experience with bacterial fermentation and purification a plus.
  • Must be flexible to work modified work shift as required.
  • Detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with bacterial fermentation and purification a plus.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.


Sutro provides a competitive benefits package that includes a choice of health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401K plan, PTO, and stock options.

Please submit resume for Req. #2053 to jobs@sutrobio.com . Please visit our website at www.sutrobio.com for more information. Local candidates, SF Bay Area, no relocation.