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Bioprocess Scientist - Cell / Gene Therapy - South West

South West   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

Bioprocess Engineer - Cell and Gene Therapy - South West

A unique opportunity has arisen for a Bioprocess Development Scientist to join a cell & gene therapy processing company based in the South West of England. The organisation have a strong reputation for their technical and strategic expertise within the cell and gene therapy market across Europe. With the opening of their new state of the art lab facilities, and ongoing exciting projects with leading clients, it is an ideal time to be joining them.

As the Bioprocess Development Scientist you will join the Process Development team who are developing manufacturing processes for clients' Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products. The role will focus primarily on activities for cell therapy process development and supporting projects for gene therapy clients. You will also be involved in internal technology development projects across the company. Key responsibilities will include:

*Responsible for the design, execution and delivery of multiple cell and gene therapy
process development projects, planning, performing the experimental work and
directing the work of others.
*Draw from literature and scientific knowledge to refine study objectives and design
effective plans and experiments with minimal direction.
*Assure effective technology transfer from clients into the laboratory and then back to
the Clients.
*Identify, establish, perform and train-out assays as needed to monitor experiments
and characterise intermediates
*Author and review Study Protocols, SOPs, Batch Records, Forms, Study Reports
*Act as Study Director on multiple projects
*Comply with Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures and
*Represent the company externally to the broader community


*PhD/MSc in Biological or Bio-Engineering discipline with 2+years of industry related
*Fundamental knowledge and practical experience of adherent and/or suspension
Cell Culture, Cell Processing and/or Gene Therapy bio-processing steps, processes,
equipment and reagents
*Broad knowledge of analytical instrumentation/methods for cell and/or viral vector
*Experience developing processes into GMP manufacturing operations
*Knowledge of the broader ATMP Industry and GMP Regulations

This is fantastic opportunity to join a company who are passionate about the cell and gene therapy sector and who are at the forefront of expanding the industry. You will develop your technical expertise across multiple projects, as well as gaining exposure to clients and developing commercial acumen. The team are small, fun and promote fast-learning! To find out more please feel free to contact myself, Lauren Gripton, on +44 (0) 121 616 3465 / lgripton@pararecruit.com

Keywords- cell therapies, cell therapy, cellular therapy, cellular therapies, gene therapy, gene therapies, vector, vectors, adeno virus, AAV, adeno-virus, adenoviruses, lentivirus, lentiviral, scientist, bioreactor, bioreactors, ATMP, ATMPS, cellular, bioengineering, bioengineer, bioprocessing, bio-process, bioprocess, viral vector, cell culture, analytical, process development.

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Posted: 14th March 2018
  • Expires: 11th April 2018
  • Reference: lg347565674