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R&D Associate I

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Astrazeneca Gaithersburg , MD 20877

Posted 2 months ago

If you're inspired by the possibilities of science to change lives and you thrive when making brave decisions join us.

MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives every day.

As one of the world's premier biotechnology companies, our mission is centered on delivering life-changing products that advance world health, and help fight and cure disease. Here at MedImmune, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives.

We're constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. We're pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas including oncology, respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infection and vaccines.

And we're industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science. We offer a unique and strong collaborative network as part of the AstraZeneca family, as together we explore synergies between small and large molecules.

MedImmune has a dynamic environment that fosters collaboration and innovation. We attract top minds, and we nurture and build top talent.

Location: MD, Gaithersburg - Corporate Headquarters

Job Description:

The Analytical Sciences department in MedImmune, Gaithersburg is seeking motivated candidates to develop analytical methods to characterize biopharmaceutical products throughout the development cycle.

The successful candidate will conduct sample testing for immunoassays with a focus on operation of the GyroLab automated immunoassay platform. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the manufacture and qualification of critical reagents to support immunoassay workflows.

In addition to method development tasks, the candidate will perform analytical method support which includes: development of product specific methods, transfer of methods to internal and external partners, and method qualification for GMP testing. This individual is expected to make detailed observations, analyze data, interpret results, as well as to conduct routine sample testing.

Preparation of technical reports, protocols, and data summaries for presentation is required. The ability to prepare SOPs, to follow policies and regulations, and to perform lab equipment maintenance are critical. Presents findings at internal and/or external meetings, and serves as positive role model to other lab personnel. Good time management and organizational skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced team-centered environment with outstanding multi-tasking skills are a must.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor's degree with some industry experience preferred

Prior experience with Gyros immunoassay instrumentation and software is required. Experience with GLP/GMP is a plus.

Familiarity with data tracking systems (LIMS) and data analysis software (ex. SoftMax Pro) is desirable.


BS or higher in Biological Science.

Additional Notes:

Good hands-on skills and familiarity with analytical instrumentations is essential. Strong computer skills, data process and other scientific analysis skills are preferred.

Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and effectively contribute to project teams.

Excellent teamwork, good documentation and communication skills

Good multi-tasking, time management and organizational skills. This individual must have a high level of initiative, independence and the ability to execute lab work under minimal supervision, in a fast-paced environment

Next Steps Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.

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R&D Associate I

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