Thermo Fisher Scientific Scientist - Cell Culture in Princeton, New Jersey

Job Description

Scientist II (Cell Culture Development) 69885BR

Location: Princeton, New Jersey

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.

How will you make an impact?

Provides moderately complex analyses in a biology environment within defined procedures and practices. Participates in development of scalable processes with improved product yield and reduced costs in a biologics environment. Supports internal development and/or manufacturing operations. May research and implement new methods and technologies to enhance operations. Makes detailed observations and reviews, documents, and communicates test results; recommends solutions. Maintains lab equipment. Typically assigned to a specific discipline, such as analytical, cell culture, process validation, or purification.

What will you do?

  • Cell Culture: Develops mammalian cell culture processes to support the production and manufacturing of recombinant proteins (including mAbs) under varying levels of direction, including, but not limited to cell culture scaleup, media development, harvest (recovery) process development, process range finding, and statistical analysis of data. Performs media optimization, bioreactor process development, and cell culture clarification.

  • Assists with the design of experimental plans based on the defined deliverables.

  • Conducts semi-routine and moderately complex tasks and sample analyses to support process development. Works with Process Development and Manufacture groups to trouble-shoot process challenges.

  • May function as a process subject matter expert in a cGMP environment.

  • 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.

How will you get here?

​Bachelors degree preferred

  • 2+ yrs of exp working in a GMP/GLP regulated environment

  • 2+ yrs of lab exp working with Cell Cultures

  • Previous exp utilizing software (MiniTab, JMP, MS Office)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

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

  • Solid lab skills.

  • Good MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills.

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

This position is / is not approved to provide Relocation Assistance

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.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

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.