Senior Scientist, Analytical Development - Biotech - Waltham

Waltham Permanent USD120,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Execute analytical methods in support of clinical development
  • Join an exciting Publicly traded pre-clinical Biotech in Greater Boston

About Our Client

This publicly- traded Boston based company focuses on the development of novel biologic agents targeting the immune system for the treatment of cancer. They are a Pre-Clinical Stage Cell Therapy company that has technology designed to unleash validated and proven pro-inflammatory mechanisms on tumors while preventing unwanted side effects on non-target tissue. They create systemically delivered targeted therapies that address the limitations of immuno-oncology.

Job Description

  • Contribute to analytical method transfer to and from external CROs and CMOs using method qualification, troubleshooting and providing technical guidance
  • Develop analytical methods including SEC, CE-SDS, IEX, cIEF, glycan maps, peptide maps and bioassays
  • Experience with ELISA and cell-based potency assay for recombinant proteins
  • Author analytical protocols and development reports for in house analytical activities
  • Oversee the review and approval of reports, protocols, and testing results from CROs
  • Plan and execute laboratory daily functions
  • Coordinate the installation of lab equipment and oversee preventive maintenance
  • Calibrate lab equipment and maintain for proper working order
  • Perform equipment troubleshooting and repairs
  • Work cross functionally with internal R&D group and Process Development group to increase the understanding of pipeline molecules

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • B.S./M.S with 5+ years of Biotech/Pharma Experience in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field
  • Ph.D with 2+ years of Industry Experience in Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field
  • Experience with analytical and bioassay techniques listed under Essential Funcions
  • Hands on experience with common analytical equipment and developing protein analytical methods for use in GMP setting
  • Cross functional working experience with Process Development or manufacturing is preferred
  • Experience with ICH, USP and EP guidelines for analytical and biopharmaceutical development
  • Experience with MS Office
  • Familiar with data processing, analysis and visual software
  • cGMP experience is highly desired
  • Lab management experience preferred
  • Comfortable working on site in lab environment

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Great Health benefits package
  • Competitive PTO policy
  • Stock option program
  • Annual Bonus
  • Fast paced, start up culture
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Job summary

Life Sciences
Sub Sector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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