Development Associate II

Employer
Lundbeck
Location
Bothell, Washington
Posted
Dec 29, 2021
Ref
2505
Hotbed
BioForest
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Do you want to join a team where the mission is meaningful, the challenges are complex, and you can directly see the results of your hard work? Lundbeck Seattle BioPharmaceuticals (Lu-SBP), located in Bothell, Washington, is the Process Development Center of Excellence for Biologics within the global Lundbeck CMC organization. Since integrating into Lundbeck in October 2019, Lu-SBP has supported commercial launch of Lundbeck’s first biologic product (Vyepti) and advancement of a growing biologics pipeline in collaboration with our Copenhagen-based Late-Stage Development and Production groups. The Lu-SBP team leads and supports the development of new product candidates from cell line development through commercial validation of Drug Substance and Drug Product manufacturing processes. Join us on our journey of progress & innovation dedicated to addressing the vast unmet medical needs associated with brain disease!
 

SUMMARY

Supports effort on early and late stage formulation development of monoclonal antibodies, development stabilities, clinical in-use compatibilities, comparability for process changes. This includes sample preparation, execution, data analysis, and report writing.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Perform formulation, drug product process development and stability studies for antibody / antibody-based modalities
  • Design and execute experiments
  • Support protein purification and candidate selection.
  • Responsible for documentation preparation, including SOP, report, tech transfer.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Accredited bachelor’s degree with 1+ years of relevant experience, or combination of education and experience totaling 4 years
  • Background in protein chemistry
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to focus and work in a fast-paced and results oriented environment is essential.
  • The Company requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Newly hired employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof upon hire, or request a medical or religious accommodation

 

PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Accredited bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or Biochemistry
  • Experience and trouble-shooting proficiency with HPLC/UPLC
  • Experience with biophysical and biochemical techniques such as CE, DSF and DLS
  • Knowledge of protein characterization and stability

 

TRAVEL

  • Not applicable

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Why Lundbeck

Lundbeck is unique from other biopharmaceutical companies in that we are 70 percent owned by a research-focused foundation. We have a deep heritage of discovery and have brought breakthrough therapies to millions of people across the globe. And we're just getting started! Our success is driven by our great people and inclusive culture, which is guided by our beliefs of being Patient-Driven, Courageous, Ambitious, Passionate & Responsible. Are you ready to make an impact, one patient at a time? 

 

Lundbeck offers a robust and comprehensive benefits package to help employees live well and protect their health, family, and everyday life. Information regarding our benefit offering can be found on the U.S. career site.
 

 

Lundbeck is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to disabled veterans and other individuals with disabilities during our employment application process. If, because of a disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please visit the U.S. career site.

 

Lundbeck is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law, rule, or regulation. Lundbeck participates in E-Verify.