Process Development Scientist-Biochemical Engineer/Molecular Biologist

Location: Pittsburgh
Reports to: Manufacturing Executive Vice President
Manages Others:  Yes
Education: PhD with 2-3 years’, Master’s degree with 4-5 years’ experience
Related Degree Programs: Life Sciences or Biochemical Engineering/Molecular Biology
Work Experience Requirement:  GMP controlled therapeutic manufacturing environment is a plus
A combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration

ABOUT NOVEOME BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC.

Noveome Biotherapeutics, Inc.is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company with an innovative platform technology that represents a paradigm shift in the development of novel therapeutics. Unlike most drugs that are single molecules/single targets, Noveome’s product is a complex mixture of biomolecules that has the ability to address a wide range of conditions and injuries. Noveome collaborates with major research centers to advance these therapeutic applications.

Position Objective:

The Process Development Scientist-Biochemical Engineer/Molecular Biologist will develop manufacturing processes for cell-based products using appropriate cell culture methodologies.  This person will work closely with the Research and Development department to scale up processes discovered by R&D to concentrate, formulate and otherwise modify the existing product. The Process Development Scientist will work as part of a team consisting of R&D scientists and Manufacturing to scale-up bioreactor technology, identify and assess alternative large-scale cell culture technologies and address potential improvements in the existing systems. All work supports the goal of technology transfer to the manufacturing department for cGMP manufacturing.

What you will do for Noveome:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Please note, as a company rooted in innovation, our positions are consistently evolving and we champion the development of all roles. This job description is not designed to contain comprehensive listing of all responsibilities that are required, as they may change to meet the ongoing needs of the Company.

Required qualifications:

GENERAL UNDERSTANDING OF THE FOLLOWING ANALYTICAL PROCEDURES–WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF ALL:

Beneficial qualifications:

Attributes of success:

Work environment/physical demands

Will work in a GMP controlled chemical laboratory and clean room as well as in a business office setting.  Characterized as light work that involves standing and sitting for periods of time. May require carrying, holding, lifting, pushing, and pulling up to 40 lbs.  Other activities may include talking, hearing, typing, visual acuity, and writing.  Will work in an environment that may have loud noises, fumes and odors that may be inhaled, works with hazardous chemicals and in close proximity of machines with moving parts.

Regular schedule

This is an exempt, full time position with a regular schedule of Monday through Friday work hours.  After an initial training period is complete a later start time may be needed to avoid conflicting equipment usage needs.  Extended hours may be needed on occasion to complete company objectives.

What Noveome will do for you

Noveome provides transparency in expectations, encourages innovative thinking, opportunities for expanded learning, competitive salaries, and a clean safe work environment.  Eligible employees will appreciate the comprehensive benefits package and wellness perks.  Best of all you will enjoy working with colleagues at all levels in our open receptive work environment.

For consideration, please send your CV and cover letter to careers@noveome.com.

Noveome, Inc. is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable federal, state and local law.


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