17007 PD Scientist

TITLE:                    PD Scientist

LOCATION:         Frederick, MD   

REQ#:                    17-007

Company Overview: Jecho Laboratories, Inc. (Jecho) is a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapeutic biologics, including monoclonal antibodies, cytokines, immunotoxins, and vaccines. The company headquarters is in Frederick Maryland, USA.

We are seeking a Process Development Scientist to join our R&D in Frederick, MD. Qualified individuals will play a leading role in process development for bio-therapeutics. The candidate will work independently on experiment design, data analysis, summary and report. The candidate is expected to be well organized, multi-functional and self-motivated.

Responsibilities:

  • ·         Perform literature search and design experiments and processes with sound scientific rationale.
  • ·         Independently design and conduct experiments in process development – fermentation, cell culture, and/or purification.
  • ·         Design and conduct assays including but not limited to SDS-PAGE, Western blot, ELISA, HPLC. 
  • ·         Perform tech transfer activities such as writing tech transfer reports and conducting tech transfer runs.
  • ·         Generate, evaluate, and maintain scientific data in a highly organized manner.
  • ·         Supervise junior PD staff.
  • ·         Collaborate and coordinate with colleagues in other departments.
  • ·         Write scientific proposals, progress reports and scientific publications.

Minimum Requirements:

  • ·         Ph.D. in biological sciences, biotech/bioengineering or other related areas. 2+ years of working experience in pharmaceutical or biotechnology field.
  • ·         Strong hands on experience with process development of recombinant biologic products expressed in bacterial/mammalian cells. Working knowledge with bioreactors, chromatographic systems and other process and analytical instrumentation is a plus.
  • ·         Diverse knowledge and experience in various relevant areas, including but not limited to molecular/cell biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, immunology, and others.
  • ·         Capable of performing multiple functions in a fast-paced environment.
  • ·         Strong technical writing and presentation skills.
  • ·         Excellent record keeping abilities to adequately record process development activities.
  • ·         Understanding of general FDA regulatory requirements associated with biological approval for human use. GMP experience is a plus.

Compensation:

  • ·         Jecho offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Jecho is an equal opportunity employer.

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