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Microbiologist - Fermentation Scientist

Pace Analytical Services, LLC
Indianapolis, Indiana, US
Closing date
Sep 27, 2022

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Academic / Research, Consultancy/Private Sector
Conservation science
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
OVERVIEW:The Research Scientist will be responsible for the development of cell lines, strains, technology, and processes for production of microbiological therapeutics, and scale-up/process optimization/control strategy development and for technology transfer to and from pilot plant/manufacturing sites. The Research Scientist is also responsible for leading/supporting organization initiatives, mentoring, bringing in new capabilities/technologies and providing internal/external influence.RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Lead the design, execution, interpretation and archival of experiments leading to the improvement of microbiological production processes
  • Use mathematical methods and computer tools to model and explore experimental systems
  • Participate in and/or lead cross-functional process development teams, and effectively collaborate with other groups in Process Development, TS/MS, and Manufacturing
  • Support tech transfer of processes to and from manufacturing sites
  • Authorship of laboratory notebooks, technical reports, and regulatory documents
  • Keep abreast of relevant scientific literature/new technologies/capabilities and regulatory initiatives/requirements. Lead implementation, as appropriate
  • Ensure work and team activities are aligned with all relevant Quality, Regulatory, and HSE requirements
  • Ph.D in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biology, or a related field; or BS with NLT 10 years' experience
  • General knowledge of cell culture, molecular biology, and fermentation with an emphasis on recombinant protein and / or vaccine manufacturing process development
  • General knowledge and understanding of issues associated with scaling of upstream processes, and use of statistics for experimental design and data analysis
  • Demonstrated Problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated scientific and people leadership skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work productively in an interdisciplinary team environment
  • Will work with Risk Group Two organisms (bacterial, viral, MCC)
IND1OFCCP Statement: Pace Analytical is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, age, religion, sex, veterans, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

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