Sr Research Investigator, AAV Process Development

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Bioprocessing
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 22 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Research Investor for a pharmaceutical company located in Cambridge, MA. Successful candidate will implement knowledge/expertise to successfully execute AAV virus PD and cGMP production.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership for, and actively contribute to, process development to optimize process, increase AAV yield and quality.
  • Develop and implement in-process assays. Work with QC to qualify and validate viral vector QC assays.
  • Writes review and revise master production records. Support tech transfer and on-going activities with external collaborators and service providers (CMOs, CROs).
  • Maintain accurate, timely and detailed records of work; communicate and present findings in internal and external meetings.
  • Collaborate across the company to assure that timelines developed are adhered to by appropriate assignments of internal and external resources.
  • Provide guidance and supervision to a supporting team.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD in virology or a related field with 5+ years, or MS with 8+ years of industry experiences manufacturing AAV vectors for clinical and research applications.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with AAV biology.
  • Working experience with process development is required.
  • Hand on experiences with AAV production, chromatography, ultra-filtration, virus purification and virus formulation are required.
  • Ability to work independently as well as being part of a team is essential; possess self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude.
  • Excellent organizational, communication and collaborations skills are required.
  • Scientific background in gene therapies is a plus.
  • Experience in authoring regulatory documents, including IND is a plus.

To Apply:

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A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.