Thermo Fisher Scientific Process Development Scientist 2 (Analytical Development) in Princeton, New Jersey

Job Description

Process Development Scientist 2 (Analytical Development)

Requisition ID: 68017BR

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

Princeton, NJ

How will you make an impact?

This is an intermediate level scientist position in the Analytical Development group working on proteins, monoclonal antibodies, and other biologics. The responsibilities include method development, transfer, and qualification, and routine sample analysis to support process development and pilot production. The analytical methods routinely used include UV-Vis spectroscopy, SoloVPE, ELISA, qPCR, etc.

What will you do?

  • Develop, qualify, and transfer analytical methods. Work with Quality Control and other Operations groups to trouble-shoot and improve existing analytical methods.

  • Design experimental plans based on the defined deliverables, planning the activities to meet the project timelines by working closely with project managers.

  • Routine sample analysis to support process development. Work with Process Development and Manufacture groups to trouble-shoot process challenges.

  • Record results in notebook accurately, clearly and regularly.

  • Prepare protocols and reports and test methods as needed.

  • Present and discuss data at project and department meetings.

  • Maintain laboratory equipment and supplies

  • Maintain and ensure safe laboratory environment and work practices.

How will you get here?

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant Scientific or Engineering field required.

Experience

  • 2-4 years of hands-on experience in ELISA or qPCR required.

  • GMP experience preferred.

  • Experience with stability studies, formulation development, and/or process characterization preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Proven ability to design and execute the studies based on the deliverables.

  • Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills required

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

  • Routine use of MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and MS Word is essential.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent organization and planning skills

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

  • Ability to function in a rapidly changing environment and balance multiple priorities moving from one project to another as priorities change.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.