Process Analytical Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 01 Feb 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Process Analytical Scientist with a biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with group members to generate samples which mimic the real-life conditions that the proteins would experience during the manufacturing process.
  • Work with the vendor to coordinate onboarding of instrument, schedule and undergo training, collaborate to advance the project, and troubleshoot any issues that might come up.
  • Work with other group members to train on existing methods such as FTIR and Raman spectroscopy.
  • Design experiments and execute them, analyze data, write reports, and create presentations to share the work with others in the department.
  • Evaluate the MMS technology and its ability to detect conformational changes in proteins as they go through the different stages of manufacturing.
  • Compare the MMS technology to other, more traditional IR-based methods such as FTIR and Raman spectroscopy in terms of their sensitivity to variants.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS with 3 years of experience or MS with no experience in the biopharmaceutical industry.
  • Desired majors include biochemistry, biophysics, biotechnology, biochemical engineering or equivalent. Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Theoretical background in biophysical characterization of proteins is desired.
  • Prior experience with FTIR and/or Raman spectroscopy is preferred.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Ranieri at 215-531-5288.

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