Process Development Associate II - Bioreactor Development

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Dec 03, 2020
Ref
22100BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's PMPD team is seeking a Process Development Associate II/Engineer I to work in the Bioreactor Scale-Up and Development group within Pre-Clinical Manufacturing and Process Development. This person will be primarily involved in developing clinically-enabling bioreactor processes intended for use in cGMP manufacturing.

A Typical Day in the Role Might Look Like:
  • Cultivation of mammalian cells using aseptic technique in bench and pilot scale bioreactors for the production of monoclonal antibodies.
  • Scale-up process evaluation and troubleshooting in support of clinical productions.
  • Detailed data analysis of seed train, production, and quality data in support of process understanding and technology transfer followed by authoring of development reports and process transmittals and documentation in electronic notebooks
  • Active involvement in Technology Transfer Start-Up Teams, which includes technology transfer via written process transmittals and virtual and on-site support to our manufacturing facility in Albany, NY during clinical production campaigns.
  • Supports technology development and improvement initiatives, specifically assisting with Raman spectroscopy development. Identifies value adding opportunities for improvement and proposes potential solutions.
  • Production of various nonclinical reagents in support of Regeneron's Research and Development activities.
  • Executes experiments/projects and analyzes data alone or in collaboration with others
  • Links scientific literature and technical documentation to ongoing development
  • Technical writing and presentations to senior management are lucid and succinct with clear line of sight between hypothesis and conclusion
  • Responsible for maintaining scientifically current (state of the art) laboratory environment and/or product inventory. Maintains accurate and complete records consistent with company policy and legal requirements.
  • Has cross-functional knowledge and skills, contributes within his/her own functional area.


This Role May Be For You If:

  • You have strong initiative and drive to complete challenging tasks and learn new technologies.
  • You are capable of multi-tasking, working both independently and within a team environment.
  • You contribute to lab equipment maintenance and safety to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment.
  • You anticipate and recognize potential problems with laboratory supplies / equipment and acts to prevent and solve problems.
  • You keep up with SOP training and/or compliance responsibilities.
  • You assist with managing departmental product inventory and distribution within Regeneron and to collaborators.


This position requires a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in either Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, or Biochemistry, and 0 - 5 years' experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry. A strong fundamental understanding of cell culture techniques is preferred. Relevant experience with some of the following techniques is preferred: NOVA FLEX, Sartorius Biostat DCU Bench top Bioreactors, Applikon bench top bioreactors, WAVE bioreactors, ABEC/Hyclone Single Use Bioreactors (50-500L), ABEC Stainless Steel Pilot Scale (40-500L) bioreactors, Medium Prep skid, CIP, Biosafety cabinets, incubators, autoclave, Perfusion Bioreactor, Continuous Processing, SynTQ, PI Historian, JMP, LIMS, Kepware, SIMCA, Raman spectroscopy. This job will periodically require short duration physical exertions, including light-medium weight lifting. 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.

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.

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.