Associate Scientist Upstream Processing

You will plan, coordinate scientific studies to support process development projects.

Het is niet meer mogelijk om te solliciteren op deze vacature. Back to overview

What will your job be

As an associate Scientist Upstream Processing you will plan, coordinate scientific studies to support process development projects.

  • You will perform data analysis and write scientific reports.
  • At one end, you will work close together with the technical staff on the lab to perform the experimental work.
  • At the other, you work closely together with the other scientists to translate the results of the development work into production processes.
  • You may also represent USP in a multi-disciplinary project team and will support the transfer of the developed process in the production environment.


What are we looking for

For the position of associate Scientist Upstream Processing we are looking for an academic candidate with relevant work experience

  • MSc/PDEng/PhD in a relevant field
  • 3-4 years of work experience is required
  • You have experience in mammalian cell culture, and a strong affinity with upstream processes development, preferably with hands-on experience with bioreactors.
  • Experience in production, technology transfer and knowledge of GMP is an advantage.
  • You are an excellent team player with excellent communication skills, who is flexible, has a can-do attitude, and a pro-active mindset.

What do we offer

  • Fulltime position (40 hours/week) but 32 hours/week is negotiable
  • Secondment via CheckMark Labrecruitment

Where will you work

Pharmaceutical company. This department, Process development, consists of a USP and a DSP department and is responsible for the development of scalable, pharmaceutical-grade production processes for viral vaccines using mammalian cell lines as a production platform. Novel technologies are used to make sure that the processes are safe, reliable, scalable and cost-effective, so that the vaccines can be produced in large quantities at low costs. The developed production processes are transferred into GMP production facilities for the production of clinical batches and scaled-up for commercial production. All activities are performed in close collaboration with other departments.

More information

Na Rae de Jong
0182 590 216
Esther Moerdijk
0182 590 215
Ref.nr: 6238
Het is niet meer mogelijk om te solliciteren op deze vacature.