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Upstream Processing Scientist

Alpha Consulting West Point, PA
  • Expired: October 08, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
UPSTREAM PROCESSING SCIENTIST
WEST POINT, PA

Project Description:
  • Cell culture at various scales (e.g. adherent and/or suspension cell lines, cell stacking, CHO culture, static cell culture)
  • Working with Bioreactors working with BSL-2 organisms (cells or viruses) aseptic manipulations, pipettes cell culturing, including passaging and harvesting performing basic cell-based assays (e.g. cell counting, imaging)
  • Linking spreadsheets in Excel Fast paced, collaborative team atmosphere that relies on cohesiveness and ideas!
  • Candidate must be dynamic and flexible! Not afraid to ask questions.
  • Should be scientifically curious/interested and have a passion!!
  • Candidate must have initiative and must be a self-starter.
  • First 1-2 weeks will be remote, transitioning to on-site 1 year contract, possibly extended

Required Skills:
**Strong experience in mammalian cell culture process development is required for this role**
  • Basic Minimum Qualifications: B.S. or M.S. in Biology, Bio/chemistry, Bio/chemical Engineering, or related science.
  • At least 1- 2 years of laboratory experience in cell culture at various scales (e.g. adherent and/or suspension cell lines, cell stacking, CHO culture, static cell culture).
  • 2 years of experience working in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience working with Bioreactors is highly desired.
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship.
The ideal candidate would possess:
  • Experience working with BSL-2 organisms (cells or viruses).
  • General laboratory skills, experience with aseptic manipulations, pipettes.
  • Experience in cell culturing, including passaging and harvesting.
  • Experience performing basic cell-based assays (e.g. cell counting, imaging).
  • Experience using formulas and linking spreadsheets in Excel.
  • Highly computer literate. Capable of quickly learning and adapting to new computer programs. Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude.
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies.
Candidate MUST HAVES:
  • Bioprocess experience Monoclonal antibody process development Piloplant experience Manager is looking for leadership skills.
  • Managing labs or lab procedures/execution of Experience using the following Vi-CELL cell counter Cedex Cell metabolism instruments such as Nova BioProfile ABL/Blood Gas Analyzer Radiometer Technology/Systems Experience SharePoint Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Word, Excel ***Automation experience a big plus DeltaV JMP SAP.

This 12+ month position starts ASAP.

Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Karen:

ALPHA''S REQUIREMENT #20-01643
W2 ONLY MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE
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Alpha Consulting

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West Point, PA
19486 USA