Associate Engineer, Cell Culture Development - United States
|External Posting Title||Associate Engineer, Cell Culture Development|
|Job Description||As an Engineer I at Biogen, you will support the development of cell culture manufacturing processes for recombinant protein production in the small scale cell culture development laboratory. This position will focus on enhancing existing media through statistically designed experiments and on increasing process robustness through media optimization. The candidate’s goals will be to increase process robustness and productivity by systematically evaluating a broad nutritional space. The candidate will conduct and document laboratory bioreactor experiments with a focus on process definition and understanding, assist in experimental design and troubleshooting, and analyze data. This position will work closely with pilot scale and tech transfer teams for execution of development projects. Candidates must be strong team players and have an ability to collaborate effectively on complex projects. |
|Location||Research Triangle Park, NC, US|
|Job Category||Technical Development, Operations, Technology & Innovation (PO&T)|
|Qualifications||Knowledge and technical experience in mammalian cell culture/ biotechnology related development including aseptic operations, cell biology, biochemistry, analytical techniques, and bioreactor operations. Familiarity working with complex laboratory operations, instrumentation and control systems. Knowledge of statistical applications, including DOE, is a plus. Additional computer experience and familiarity with working with various lab instruments / electronics / control systems is a plus. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated technical proficiency and creativity. Excellent organizational and time management skills.|
Mush have 2+ yrs experience in biotechnology related development.
|Education||Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Bio/Chemical Engineering or related field|
|About Biogen||Corporate Overview|
Through cutting-edge science and medicine, Biogen discovers, develops and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Biogen is a pioneer in biotechnology and today the Company has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis (MS), has introduced the first and only approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, and is at the forefront of neurology research for conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Biogen also manufactures and commercializes biosimilars of advanced biologics. Our global organization of nearly 7,000 employees is committed to a single mission: making a meaningful difference in the lives of patients with few or no treatment options.
We aspire to have the greatest impact on patients and science of any biotechnology company in the history of our industry. To us, that means creating novel medicines that benefit individuals and society, and bringing new scientific understanding to diseases for which there are no adequate treatments.
The same intellectual discipline and passion that drives our science is reflected in our corporate citizenship, environmental sustainability, and commitment to diversity and inclusion. As a company, we are focused on improving science education and limiting the impact of our company on the environment. In 2015, we became a carbon neutral company and ranked first place on Newsweek’s 2015 Green Rankings, and we are an industry leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Biogen was named to Science’s list of Top Employers of 2015 and in 2017 received a perfect score of 100 for the fourth consecutive year on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, which also named Biogen as one of its Best Places to Work.
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