Thermo Fisher Scientific Process Development Scientist 1 in Princeton, New Jersey

Job Description

Position Summary:

Provides routine analyses as assigned in a biology environment by following standard practices. Assists with internal development of scalable processes with improved product yield and reduced costs in a biologics environment. Makes detailed observations and reviews, documents, and communicates test results. Maintains lab equipment. Candidate will primarily focus on LC and CE based methodologies in the Analytical and Formulation Sciences Team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducts routine tasks and sample analyses to support process development.

  • Records results in notebook accurately, clearly, and regularly.

  • Assists with preparing protocols, reports, and test methods.

  • Maintains and ensures safe laboratory environment and work practices.

  • Helps to maintain laboratory and order common supplies.

  • Executes, records, and evaluates experimental data appropriately, including the writing and revising of process development reports and technology transfer protocols as needed.

  • Analytical: Performs routine analysis by LC and CE based methodologies to support various process and formulation development. Learns and assists with performing analytical studies to support method and formulation development, structural characterization, comparability, forced degradation, and other development activities of biopharmaceuticals at all stages of clinical development

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or a related field.

  • Typically requires no previous related experience. Prefer science experience related to pharmaceutical industry.

Other Job Requirements:

  • Adhere to OHS policies and procedures and ensure a safe and healthy workplace environment

  • Good foundation in general scientific practice, principles, and concepts of discipline.

  • Basic knowledge of GMP/GLP regulations in cGMP/cGLP manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Good lab skills.

  • Good problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Effective communication skills.

  • Good MS Excel and Word skills.

  • Excellent organization skills.

  • Ability to execute tasks and studies based on the deliverables.

  • Ability to analyze and summarize routine scientific data.

  • Ability to properly document work and write reports.

  • Ability to function in a rapidly changing environment.

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to adhere to standards procedures.

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