Job Description

Biology Scientists (In Vitro) II
Job Number: 20-06236
 
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Biology Scientists (In Vitro) II for our client in Andover, MA. 
 
Eclaro’s client is among the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, trusted by billions to provide superior, cutting-edge, and inexpensive medicine that improves health and well-being. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Position Overview:
  • As part of the Quality Control Analytical group, the individual will be conducting assay development, optimization and validation activities for cell-based and direct binding potency assays.
  • Responsibilities include experimental design, execution, and data analysis of bioassays, under the supervision of a technical leader.
  • Once the assays are developed, the individual will execute method validation studies and support the use of the methods in GMP testing.
  • In addition, the individual will contribute to routine bioassay testing for drug product release and analytical method transfer efforts.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Execute experiments to develop and optimize bioassays including cell-based assays and immunoassays.
  • Conduct validation studies to demonstrate assay suitability for analysis of drug substance or drug product in a commercial QC environment.
  • Perform routine bioassay testing in support of release and stability monitoring of drug substance or drug product.
  • Improve assays to detect host cell residuals and impurities using ELISA techniques.
  • Author test methods and relevant technical documents using the client document workflow.
  • Review data and technical documents for compliance and accuracy.
  • Author documents for technology transfers, change controls and regulatory submissions.
 
Qualifications:
  • Strong knowledge in cell biology and biochemistry, especially in cell-based assay
  • Hands-on experience with diverse analytical techniques used in bioassays
  • Methodical and committed to high-quality results
  • Strong scientific, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Prior experience with liquid handling and automation platforms would be advantageous
  • Experience in bioassay development, method transfer, and method validation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of good manufacturing practice (GMP) is preferred but not required.
  • Experience, Education and Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
    • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 10 years of experience, Master’s degree with 8 years of experience, or Ph.D. with 0-2 years of experience
    • Critical project
    • Bioassay Scientist
    • Jump right in, go getter, self-motivator, highly motivated, team player
    • Elisa experience, Growing Cells, Cell plating, cell biology exp. = must
    • Cell based assays, cell biology = must
    • GMP knowledge/ experience.
    • Be able to follow GMP rules and regulations.
    • Good documentation, very detailed oriented= must
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Maria Castañeda
maria.castaneda@eclaro.com
6463571235
Maria Castañeda | LinkedIn
 
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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