Process Development Associate II, Purification Development (1 of 3)

Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
Jun 18, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's Preclinical Manufacturing & Process Development Group (PMPD) is seeking a Process Development Associate II as a full time position to work in the Purification Development group. In this role, you will be responsible for purification process development and support purification of various pre-clinical biological molecules to provide reagents for Regeneron's research and discovery groups. The ideal candidate will be hardworking, efficient, flexible, and able to perform key responsibilities in a fast-paced, team environment.

A Typical Day in the Role Might Look Like:
• Perform purification of diverse array of proteins to support many of Regeneron's research and discovery groups
• Perform process development for clinical processes
• Development of technology and automation to increase process throughput and efficiency of preclinical manufacturing
• Documents experiments, results, and findings in electronic laboratory notebook; presents work at group and department meetings
• Maintain instruments and troubleshoot instrumental/experimental problems

This Role Might Be For You If You:
• Contribute to lab equipment maintenance and safety to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment.
• Anticipate and recognize potential problems with laboratory supplies / equipment and act to prevent and seek problems.
• Keep up with SOP training and/or compliance responsibilities.
• Assist with managing departmental product inventory and distribution within Regeneron and to collaborators.

The role 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 various protein purification and conjugation techniques a plus. Experience with Downstream Development and with equipment like: Akta Avant, Akta Pilot, Akta Process Skid, Disc Stack Centrifuge, Depth filtration, Tangential flow filters, Normal flow filters, Chromatographic columns, HPLC, UPLC, Ultrafiltration/Diafiltration skid, Laminar Flow Hood, Chemical Fume hood, Empower, Unicorn, JMP, LIMS, PI Historian a plus.