$80K — $100K *
The Sr. Scientist, Plasma Product Development (PPD) Technical Operations-II (TO-II) is responsible for leading and executing PPD R&D process improvement activities in support of local manufacturing operations related to CSL Behring’s commercially licensed products and intermediates. Support activities can also extend out to other CSL Behring global manufacturing sites producing plasma products or intermediates. The scope of the role includes driving process improvements (e.g., yield, robustness, and cost), collaborating with the data analytics team to troubleshoot process challenges and identify improvement opportunities, and providing technical leadership on projects.
Follows methodical process optimization and scale-up/down approaches and trains Scientist I/Scientist II staff as applicable. Implements process changes with cGMP compliance. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that studies are executed according to the site priorities using representative and qualified scale-down and pilot scale models per existing policies. The incumbent will display team work and global perspective while collaborating with other global PPD R&D groups in alignment with CSL Behring’s PPD strategic objectives.
The Sr. Scientist, PPD TO-II will be expected to keep abreast of new technologies and approaches and strategically employs these into the improvement and optimization of protein separation/purification processes in order to increase safety, compliance, and/or commercial profitability.
Main Responsibilities and Accountabilities
1. As a Sr. Scientist, TO II, s/he focuses on medium to long term deliverables. Areas of responsibilities include:
2. Maintains awareness of cGXPs, good scientific practices, follow and promote lab and office safety.
3. Provides effective and transparent communications to customers and stakeholders such as but not limited to, Quality, Operations, and Global and local R&D and site senior management.
Position Qualifications and Experience Requirements
Combination of academic qualification and appropriate* experience in biotech industry.
Bachelors of Science with 8+ years relevant experience
Or Masters of Science with 6+ years relevant experience
Or PhD with 3+ years relevant experience
*Appropriate: A combination of protein purification, plasma fractionation or bioprocess R&D manufacturing technical support experience.
Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Valid through: 3/14/2021