Senior R&D Engineer

Danaher   •  

Westborough, MA

5 - 7 years

Posted 264 days ago

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Job ID: PAL001769

About Us

Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.

Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.

Pall Industrial serves a diverse range of customers in the microelectronics, aerospace, fuels, petrochemical, chemical, automotive, and power generation industries. Pall is a key supplier to the innovative and demanding semiconductor and consumer electronics industries, and provides filtration products used in critical applications on commercial and military aerospace vehicles. Pall products are key to the reliability of industrial equipment. Pall’s engineered solutions help municipal and industrial customers address mounting water quality, scarcity and demand issues, and help energy companies maximize production and develop commercially successful next generation fuels.

Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.


Senior R&D Engineer will be mainly responsible for conducting hands-on prototype evaluations, scalability testing in order to develop performance maps and product benchmarking in the area of downstream processing that utilizes direct flow filtration (i.e., Sterile, Depth, Virus Filtration) ,tangential flow filtration (i.e., UF/DF, single-use and single-pass TFF), and continuous bioprocessing.


Senior R&D Applications Engineer  will be responsible for the timely development of application deliverables such as prototype evaluation, scalability testing , performance maps, and product benchmarking.

Designs and executes experiments required to define and/or evaluate new products and/or processes and be a team member in cross functional teams gathered to either resolve a specific issue and/or develop a specific product.

Conducts data analysis, utilizes analytical instruments and performs characterization studies with biological products.

Builds new experimental setups and/or proficient to work with semi- and/or fully-automated skids and data acquisition tools to increase the efficiency of the application work.

Communicates effectively through technical reports and presentations.

Contributes to publications submitted to technical journals and presents in scientific conferences.

Complies with legal requirements by adherence to requirements of existing and new regulations and legislation.

Complies with all company policies and procedures.

Works in a manner that supports team work.

Completes focused and results oriented.

Ensures a safe and healthy environment by complying with all company safety policies and procedures.

Five to ten  percent of the time is spent traveling for performing trial work and meetings with customers and Pall teams in different geographies (domestic and international).

Skills and Knowledge:

Excellent communication skills, strong team player, self-motivated and perseverance, data and process driven

To work safely and to comply with the company’s health, safety and environmental (HSE) policies and procedures.


Master’s degree in biological sciences or Chemical Engineering.

Ideal candidate will have a relevant >5years of industrial and/or research experience in downstream processing, filtration and protein characterization.