Senior Expert (w/m/d) Upstream Development [ENG]

Referenznummer: 2022-031

IDT Biologika - ein Unternehmen mit langjähriger Tradition bei der Entwicklung und Herstellung von Arzneimitteln, speziell Immunbiologika. Schwerpunkte unserer Geschäftstätigkeit sind Forschung und Entwicklung, Produktion und Vertrieb für eigene Produkte, dazu Technologien und Dienstleistungen in der Herstellung, Abfüllung und Verpackung von Parenteralia.

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We are looking for the next possible date for an Senior Expert (w/m/d) Upstream Development

Your responsibilities:

  • You push forward the development, scale-up and transfer of efficient, high-yield, robust and scalable cell culture processes
  • You take over the scientific lead in questions of upstream related process characterisation as well as trouble shooting tasks
  • you are part of strategic decisions, define and lead innovations and concepts of development and contribute to publications, presentations and patents
  • last but not least development, mentoring and coaching of our research assistants

Your profile:

  • MSc in Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Bioengineering, or similar, with at least 5 years of relevant proven experience in the pharmaceutical setting including expert knowledge in following areas:
    • development of cell-culture processes for suspension and adherent cell lines in the context of CGT and vaccines
    • knowledge in the cell biology, virology and cell-culture technology for adherent and suspension cells
  • you are a dedicated scientist with passion to technical processes, intrinsic curiosity, can-do-attitude and willingness to challenge the status quo
  • your character can be described as team-orientated, passionated, objective and you have a high level of professional integrity
  • in addition you are open minded, communicative and flexible