Process Development Engineer II, Cell Culture Development

Tarrytown, New York, United States of America
Jun 19, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron's Cell Culture Development group, within our PMPD organization located in Tarrytown NY is actively searching for a motivated person with a record of accomplishment and/or a strong interest in bioprocessing. The position presents the opportunity for process development innovation to enhance the efforts of a dynamic and data driven group.

A Typical Day In The Role Might Look Like:
  • Execution and development of cell culture processes using aseptic technique in glass bench scale bioreactors
  • Assessing risk, designing experiments (with proper controls) and statistically analyzing and interpreting results to develop late stage commercial processes using principles of Quality by Design (QbD).
  • Skillfully authoring/reviewing technical documents such as development reports, process transmittals, and other complex external documents
  • Actively participating in Technology Transfer Start-Up Teams, which includes technology transfer via written process transmittals and on-site support to our manufacturing facility in Rensselaer, NY during commercially enabling production campaigns
  • Make calculated risks to achieve goals. Independently and accurately determines strategies/approaches to address gaps and can implement successfully and effectively.
  • Make science-based recommendations by novel incorporation of learning from experience and internal/external (literature) references.
  • Maintain and continuously improve lab operations
  • Coordinating and collaborating with colleagues from other groups involved in the research process, including cell line development, bioreactor scale-up, purification, and manufacturing.
  • Contributing to lab equipment maintenance and safety to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment.
  • Anticipating and recognizing improvement opportunities and/or potential problems with laboratory supplies/equipment/business processes and taking action to prevent and solve problems.
  • Keeping up with SOP training and/or compliance responsibilities
  • May directly or indirectly supervise and mentor Process Development Associates and/or Co-op students or interns in cell culture development, analyzing results, documenting findings, and performance development.
  • Work on weekend is required.

This Job Might Be For You If:

You have strong initiative and drive to complete challenging tasks and learn new technologies.
You can work both independently and within a team environment on multiple projects simultaneously
You contribute to lab equipment maintenance and safety to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment.
You possess strong organizational, communication, analytical, computer, and technical writing skills.
You have a foundation of basic scientific/engineering knowledge obtained through academic training and/or experience.

This position requires a Chemical/Biochemical Engineering Masters degree or equivalent with 3-5+ years of industrial experience, or a Chemical/Biochemical Engineering Bachelors degree with 5-7+ years of industrial experience.

Combination of an engineering and or statistics degree/minor/concentration are desirable. The applicant should be familiar with bioprocessing and statistical data analysis. Familiarity with programming or accessing data from time series/relational databases desirable but not required.

Please clearly state GPA on your resume.

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.