Research Associate Iii/Sr, Bioprocess Development

Seattle Genetics Bothell , WA 98021

Posted 2 months ago

Summary:

The BioProcess Development Department at Seattle Genetics is seeking an upper level Research Associate to execute and lead purification process development efforts for our antibody and antibody-drug conjugate programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead purification process development efforts for new molecules from platform process fit assessment through IND submission

  • Design and execute bench-scale chromatography and filtration development and characterization studies

  • Lead and execute pilot-scale purifications to support team supply and toxicology batch manufacturing

  • Transfer manufacturing processes to internal or external manufacturing facilities

  • Lead and execute viral clearance validation studies supporting all phases of development

  • Work with multiple functional areas and represent purification on cross-functional project teams

  • Author technical reports and regulatory filings

  • Summarize and present data in group and project team meetings and contribute to discussions and decisions

Requirements:

  • A BS or MS degree in chemistry, engineering, biochemistry, biological sciences or a related discipline

  • BS + 8 years or MS + 5 years of protein purification experience in the biotechnology industry

  • Good understanding of purification techniques and experimental design

  • Experience with using AKTA and Unicorn software

  • Experience with process scale-up and manufacturing

  • Strong organization, time management and problem solving, skills with attention to detail

  • A team player with good communication skills, desire to achieve team and individual goals

  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills

As the leading employer in our industry in the Pacific Northwest, Seattle Genetics is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the whole lives of our employees and their families. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, relocation assistance and much more. To learn more about Seattle Genetics, please visit www.seattlegenetics.com.

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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