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Associate Scientist, High-Throughput Analytics (2)
  • Requisition ID: WD107924
  • Position: Full time
  • Open date: Feb 15, 2017 12:26 AM
  • Functional area: Science and Technology
  • Location:
    Rockville, Maryland
  • Required degrees: Bachelors
  • Experience required: 4 years
  • Relocation: No


Basic qualifications:
• BS with 4+ years of experience or MS with 1+ years of experience (preferably in industrial setting)
• Degree must be in a scientific discipline
• Hands-on and in-depth understanding of different protein characterization techniques and associated instrumentation such as HPLC/UPLC (RPC, SEC, IEX), etc.
• Hands-on experience with bioanalytical assay development and qualification of large molecule, such as ELISA, BLI/Octet and/or SPR based assays, PCR and cell based assays


Preferred qualifications:
• Additional hands-on experience and understanding of biophysical techniques. Experience with automation platform would be desirable. Good understanding of cGMP, pharmacopea testing and regulatory requirements for filing and registration of vaccine and/or biologics


Details:
•Assist in the development and execution of high-throughput analytical methods in support of process development for novel vaccine antigen candidates
• Perform chromatography, immunoassay, and other analytical method development in support of vaccine process and product development programs.
• Must be able execute experiments independently.
• Contribute to the development and transfer of analytical release and characterization assays in support of viral vaccine process development, upstream and downstream process development.
• Work on multiple projects internally, at other sites and at external manufacturers requiring initiative and judgment.
• The qualified candidate must be able to effectively partner with diverse team members from various functions, multiple countries and members at various levels in organization.
• Must be a self-starter, be able to work with minimal supervision in a matrix environment and effectively manage multiple projects.
• Solves complex problems through analytical thinking to identify and understand alternatives using knowledge gained through formal education, experience and sound judgment.


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