Senior Production Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP
  3. United Kingdom
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Posting date: 27 Jun 2019

A clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Senior Production Scientist to their office in the UK. The organisation develops next generation, programmed T cell therapies for the treatment of cancer and pride themselves on their broad suite of proprietary and modular T cell programming technologies. This position presents a fantastic opportunity for a bright, enthusiastic scientist to join an innovative company that is committed to delivering high quality products for use in clinical trial programmes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Qualifying methods and processes to ensure their suitability for use in support of Clinical Trial manufacturing.
  • Supporting Clinical Trial manufacturing through provision of cell processing.
  • Developing assays suitable for product release.
  • Authoring development reports and regulatory documentation.
  • Assisting in technology transfers into the Manufacturing group.
  • Working with external service providers.
  • Supervising staff or students as necessary.
  • Selecting and purchasing appropriate laboratory equipment.
  • Assisting in Equipment Qualification.
  • Performing other duties as required following consultation with the post holder.
  • Adhering to all health and safety guidance, provided by the Company.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Higher degree in Biology/Biomedical Science/Immunology/Haematology/Pharmacology or related discipline, or 3 years' experience in a GMP field.
  • Familiarity with a range of biopharmaceutical and cell-based techniques.
  • Directly relevant biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry experience.
  • Understanding of and familiarity with quality and regulatory guidance governing biopharmaceutical development.
  • Familiarity with a range of biopharmaceutical and cell-based techniques.
  • Good understanding of cell biology and immunology.
  • Understanding of and familiarity with GMP regulations.
  • Good attention to detail and ability to accurately follow SOPs.
  • Experience of working in a busy laboratory environment.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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