At the Groningen site we are a multi-product and multi-client biopharmaceutical site with development and manufacturing facilities for pharmaceutical products for clinical trials (phase 1, 2 and 3) and commercial production.
In this role as a Bioprocess Scientist(level III) we will welcome you into our Manufacturing Sciences & Technology (MSAT) department within the Pharma Services Group, in Groningen, Netherlands. In this exciting role, we will ask you to lead process improvement & validation activities, technology transfer, implementation of new production processes, technology & equipment as well as mentoring & coaching junior scientists and technicians.
How will you make an impact?
Ensure new processes and process improvements are transferred successfully into Operations
Represent the MSAT department in Technology Transfer & commercial projects
Technology transfer and implementation of new production processes, with the objective to produce new clinical trial products
Provide guidance during process development phase for new products
Perform troubleshooting for the production processes
Optimize production processes to improve costs, speed and quality
Initiate & implement new technology and equipment within the production facility
Mentor & coaching junior scientists and technicians
Supporting Management in the prospecting process, to ensure excellent proposals are made to potential clients, to acquire new business.
Provide technical and technological advice to Commercial Project Teams
Perform and support validation activities for the filing of the products at FDA or EMEA
Conduct all activities in accordance with cGMP and EH&S
Perform all other duties and tasks as assigned
How will you get here?
Master or bachelor’s degree in engineering, Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or other similar area
Previous experience in a similar role
Experience within the biotech or biopharmaceutical industry is important
Excellent knowledge of scale-up and cGMP manufacturing
Good knowledge of tech transfer and process validation
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $35 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 90,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon.