Mechanical Design Engineer
Manufacturing Cambridge, MA
Who are we? Acceleron is a Cambridge-based, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases. The Company’s leadership in the understanding of TGF-beta biology and protein engineering generates innovative compounds that engage the body’s ability to regulate cellular growth and repair. Acceleron focuses its research and development efforts in hematologic, neuromuscular, and pulmonary diseases. In hematology, the Company and its global collaboration partner, Celgene, are developing luspatercept for the treatment of chronic anemia in myelodysplastic syndromes, beta-thalassemia, and myelofibrosis. Acceleron is also advancing its neuromuscular franchisewith two distinct Myostatin+ agents, ACE-083 and ACE-2494, and a pulmonary program with a Phase 2 trial of sotatercept planned in pulmonary arterial hypertension. What’s in it for you?
We are seeking a talented and passionate individual who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced, team oriented and collaborative environment to be part of our success in the CMC-Operations group. This hire will drive the maintenance, calibration and validation of all relevant equipment used at Acceleron in the production, testing and optimization of novel protein therapeutics. You will also be the key contact for all equipment related inquiries, both internal and external. The position requires a self-driven, personable individual with intellectual flexibility, great communication skills and problem solving mentality to successfully complete multiple tasks. The dynamic CMC-Operations group works collaboratively and is looking for a team member with drive, passion, and the ability to work hard while having fun.
What will you be doing?
What are we looking for?
The position requires a B.S. in scientific/technical field (Chemistry, biology or Engineering) with5-7 years of experience. The appropriate candidate must have thorough knowledge and understanding of cGMP’s, FDA and pharmaceutical industry guidelines. Candidates should also have experience with temperature mapping procedures and equipment using validation protocols.