Scientist I, Analytical Method Development|
Aldevron is an industry pioneer with a core competency in manufacturing for gene and cell therapy. We supply high-quality plasmid DNA, mRNA and proteins to our clients, who are breaking new ground on the worlds most important and challenging solutions to benefit us all. We're looking for innovative, forward-thinking individuals who share our goals of advancing science and making an impact on the world.
Aldevron is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, were pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.
Do you have an expertise in analytical assay development for protein biologics? The Scientist I, Analytical Development is an innovative scientist and able to independently execute and analyze analytical tests for characterization of protein biologics. He/she will work closely with team members to understand the test requirements and ensure that results fall within these specifications.
In collaboration with Sr. Scientist, Analytical Development, design, develop and optimize analytical methods for protein biologics and antibodies
Perform a variety of biochemical and molecular biology assays including feasibility study and stability testing
Author SOPs and technical documents, including project reports and data presentations
Transfer of analytical methods to the RG (research-grade) and cGMP quality teams
Complete project plans according to all specifications, including time-line and budget
Education / Experience:
BS/BA in biology, biochemistry, chemistry or chemical engineering and 2+ years experience in the filed of analytical development, QC testing or related field
Skills and Knowledge:
Hands-on experience with in vitro analytical assays for enzymatic activity, including gene editing enzymes (CRISPR-Cas9, IVT enzymes, etc), ELISA (titer and binding), electrophoresis, spectrophotometer, western blot and qPCR
Experience in development and validation of different chromatographic methods for purity, including SEC, IEX and RP-HPLC is highly desired
Experience with assay transfer, qualification and validation
Proficient using analytical software packages including Excel and Prism (GraphPad) preferred
Working experience in protein characterization including DLS (dynamic light scattering), DSC (differential scanning calorimetry), CD (circular dichroism) and MS (mass spectrometry) is a plus
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