Senior Scientist, Analytical Development

Redwood City, CA, United States
May 23, 2021
NextGen Bio
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in various chromatographic and electrophoretic techniques, primarily HPLC and CE and be capable of working in a fast-paced and dynamic start up environment. This individual will partner with pre-clinical development, upstream/downstream process functions and quality to allow for CQA determination and the development of a qualified method. In this role the individual will develop and troubleshoot analytical methods while performing analysis of development samples.


• Develop chromatographic and electrophoretic analytical methods for identity, quantitation and purity analysis of AAV in-process, drug substance and drug product
• Collaborate with other scientists to identify areas of improvement
• Execute test methods in support of process development and development vector characterization
• Support Quality Control with qualification of analytical test methods and identify needs for release testing
• Evaluate emerging technologies for characterization of AAV and process intermediates and implement as needed
• Author documents in support of manufacturing activities
• Collaborate with other scientists and routinely present data
• Perform other duties as necessary


• BS or equivalent with 10 years relevant experience, MS degree or equivalent with 8 years relevant experience, PhD or equivalent with 5 years relevant experience


  • Experience with various HPLC platforms and software
  • Experience with Capillary Electrophoresis
  • State of the industry analytic knowledge
  • Experience in working in a multi-disciplinary team environment.

This is an exciting time to participate in the field of gene therapy in general, and to become a part of Kriya Therapeutics' fast-growing dedicated team. Kriya Therapeutics offers an exciting, meaningful and collaborative fast-paced environment with a foundation of sound and rigorous science. Competitive compensation and benefits package can be expected.