At Miltenyi Biotec, 3,000 employees worldwide develop pioneering solutions for biomedical science and the clinical application of cell therapies. Our multidisciplinary team combines excellence in research with the development of innovative products for the treatment of serious diseases.
As a member of Miltenyi Biotec’s Process Development team, you will have the exciting opportunity to support the development of new processes that will generate cellular therapeutic products. You will apply your previous experience to assist in the development of analytical methods. Your responsibilities may include the maintenance of cell cultures using aseptic techniques, ddPCR, qPCR, HPLC, ELISA, and other assay platforms. Furthermore, method development associates are responsible for assisting in the design and optimization of validated and new methods. In addition to your primary responsibilities, you will document activities for reproducibility, clean and maintain laboratory equipment, and support team members as needed. Your superb organizational and documentation skills will be instrumental in the tracking and communication of data and will ensure efficient progress towards achieving team objectives. Overall, your attention to detail and ability to think critically will champion the continued development of Miltenyi Biotec’s new products and growing success.
- Bachelor’s degree in the life sciences with 1-5 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Hands-on experience in one or more applicable analytical methods, such as ddPCR, qPCR, flow cytometry, ELISA, HPLC, and NTA particle analysis.
- Experience working in a scientific or GLP/GMP environment is preferred, specifically in the field of cell and gene therapy.
- Superb documentation and organizational skills, capable of providing summaries and generating development reports to support technical transfer to Manufacturing as well as process qualification.
- Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products; experience with JMP software is a plus.
- Weekend and holiday work may occasionally be required to maintain cell cultures or set up assays.
- Please note that this position may require vaccination against COVID-19, unless individual is entitled to reasonable accommodation under applicable law.
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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear. The employee is required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must have the ability to handle more than one task at a time and must work at a rapid pace while maintaining attention to detail.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. This job is performed in a temperature-controlled facility without exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures. Generally, this job is performed in a sanitized laboratory setting and routinely uses standard medical and research equipment such as biosafety cabinets, CO2 incubators, centrifuges, pumps, bioreactors, microscopes, and computers. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to blood, viruses, bacteria, body fluids and other tissues. Employees entering and leaving the laboratory must wear appropriate clothing and protective equipment such as masks, glasses, and gloves. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Miltenyi Biotec Inc. is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.
At Miltenyi Biotec Inc., we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of lentiviral vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as a core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus, we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.
Lentigen Technology, is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Miltenyi Biotec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.
Bachelors or better in Life Sciences