Associate Scientist I, BioProcess Development Scale-Up Lab

Worcester, MA, United States
Jan 26, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

Job Description

The candidate will be working in the pilot scale facility supporting AbbVie's Biologics Development and Manufacturing business. The candidate will be responsible for supporting both upstream and downstream activities (i.e. cell culture and capture/purification) of a variety of initiatives including;
  • Generation of GLP-tox drug substance/intermediate to support preclinical activities
  • Evaluation, development, and implementation of novel manufacturing technologies (e.g. multi-column chromatography, process intensification, PAT, etc.)
  • Scale-up and tech transfer of biological processes to GMP production
  • Author, review, and execution of GLP batch records
  • Understand and adhere to corporate standards regarding code of conduct, safety, appropriate handling of materials, controlled drug and radioactive compounds, and GxP compliance



Position will be hired based on level of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education with typically 0 to 3 years of experience.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.