Associate Specialist, CAR T Production Planning

Celgene Corporation Bothell , WA 98021

Posted 3 weeks ago

Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company committed to changing the course of human health through bold pursuits in science, life-enhancing therapies, and a promise to always put patients first. At the core of that mission are the talented individuals who contribute their unique skill sets to help us drive innovation and deliver truly life-changing drugs for our patients. As we continue to pursue that mission, we're looking for talented professionals like you to join our team. What unique gene will you bring to Celgene?

Juno Therapeutics, a Celgene company, is a clinical-stage company developing novel cellular immunotherapies based on two distinct and complementary platforms Chimeric Antigen Receptors (CARs) and T Cell Receptors (TCRs) technologies. Our goal is to revolutionize medicine by re-engaging the body's immune system to treat cancer.Juno Therapeutics is a clinical-stage company developing novel cellular immunotherapies based on two distinct and complementary platforms Chimeric Antigen Receptors (CARs) and T Cell Receptors (TCRs) technologies. Our goal is to revolutionize medicine by re-engaging the body's immune system to treat cancer.

Learn more about Celgene's CAR T team and hear what they have to say about the amazing work they're doing in the world of medicine here:

Job Summary:

This position is based at our Juno Manufacturing Plant (JuMP) in Bothell, Washington - relocation assistance may be available for qualified candidates.

This position will be responsible for assistance with planning and scheduling all production related activities at the Juno GMP cell therapy manufacturing facility (JuMP).


  • Schedule operations for all products manufactured in the facility.

  • Plan and schedule all associated production and support activities; including, intermediates, product shipment, facility and equipment maintenance activities.

  • Work with QA, QC, and Material Management to ensure raw materials are tested, released, and available to support all manufacturing and support activities.

  • Work with Document Control to ensure all documents (i.e. batch records and packaging records) are ready for Manufacturing.

  • Assist in the development of operational scheduling tools.

  • Build strong relationships and communication with all functions; providing exceptional customer focus.

  • Provide technical expertise to other departments as part of cross-functional project teams.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in relevant science or engineering discipline, or equivalent in work experience.

  • 3+ years of experience in cGMP manufacturing, experience in cell therapy manufacturing preferred.

  • Experience in material planning and/or finite scheduling in a medium to high volume environment, knowledge of scheduling platforms preferred.

  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations and FDA guidance applicable to biologics and cell therapy manufacturing.

  • Ability to work independently to meet objectives.

  • Ability to perform with a high degree of accuracy.

  • Source of imaginative, thorough, and innovative solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

  • Exhibits leadership behaviors including collaborating for results and developing/executing strategy.

  • Advanced knowledge of forecasting, capacity planning, and production planning.

  • Experience in lean, operational excellence, six sigma, or continuous improvement, and process mapping preferred.

  • Creates an environment that encourages continuous improvement, best practices and appropriate risk taking.

  • Ability to identify and support strategies for continuous improvement.

  • Ability to influence key stakeholders of internal and external teams.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills as well as the ability to effectively communicate across all levels of the company.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Expert in Microsoft Office programs.

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Associate Specialist, CAR T Production Planning

Celgene Corporation