Associate Scientist II - Downstream Biomanufacturing|
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.
The Associate Scientist II, Biomanufacturing is responsible for duties relating to standard purification of antibodies and proteins.
Perform various laboratory and manufacturing tasks in accordance with Aldevron Standard Operating Procedures.
Prepare stock solutions and buffers including buffers specific for project
Prepare equipment for purification process by performing column cleaning, resin regeneration, column packing and skid clean-in-place (CIP) and perform dish washing activities
Assisting lead scientists throughout protein manufacturing and protein purification processes, including in-process sample analysis
Complete work independently under direction from the lab scientists
Demonstrate high ethical standards, good judgement and trustworthiness
Use and maintain laboratory equipment including, but not limited to, Homogenizers, centrifuges, Chromatography skids, spectrophotometers, pipettes, and pH meter
Maintain meticulous batch records following good documentation practices
B.S. in biochemistry, biotechnology, biology or related field
0-2 years of hands-on experience in purification and characterization of recombinant proteins
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:
This position works in a lab setting and may come in contact with various solutions and chemicals and will be responsible for activities related to biological processes such as bacterial growth. This position uses standard laboratory equipment such as pipettes, centrifuges, glass ware, shake flasks, fermenters, fume hoods, and computers.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; bend; lift up to 50 pounds; use arms, hands and fingers for various activities. This position may stand or remain sedentary for long periods of time. This position routinely works with large pieces of equipment.
Join Us Today! Join a team committed to making lives better. Aldevron provides high-quality plasmid DNA, proteins, enzymes, antibodies, and other biologics to help our partners achieve significant breakthroughs for a variety of life science applications. If you would like to thank someone for referring you to this role, please apply at www.aldevron.com/careers, and include their first and last name as a referral source!
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