Biotech and Agricultural Engineering Medical and Healthcare Other Science and Tech
1 - 2 Years
Scientist Drug Product Process Development
Leiden | Scientist Drug Product Process Development | PhD | Vaccine | Fill Finish | GMP | Production | 1041439
Your new role
The Process Development group within the Drug Product Development department is responsible for early- and late-stage process development activities in drug product manufacturing. The developed manufacturing processes are transferred to external GMP production facilities to produce clinical batches as well as for scaled-up process validation/verification and commercial manufacturing. This is done in close collaboration with both internal and external partners. Would you like to be part of our team to contribute to this groundbreaking development and bring life threatening diseases to a halt?
As a Scientist Process Development you will be working in an outstanding team to develop fill/finish processes and technology transfer of innovative vaccines. You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a trustful and professional relationship with the stakeholders from departments within the company as well as with external partners. You can understand and provide input to define the technical content of the registration dossier, by guaranteeing availability of source documentation and data. Furthermore you will setup, report and timely execute process development, characterization and validation activities, which can be done in-house or externally. Last but not least you will lead and participate in specialized committees, to ensure continuous improvement on departmental and project level.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you hold a MSc or PhD degree in biopharmaceutical sciences or related, and you gained proven experience in late-stage pharmaceutical development and GMP drug product manufacturing, including technology transfers. You have experience with at least two or more of the following: life cycle process validation, regulatory submission writing, technology transfer or process improvements.
As a professional you work with passion and demonstrate strong leadership and initiative. You can analyze problems on a high level and have a critical demeanor and an amazing scientific and quality attitude. Janssen’s highly dynamic environment requires you to have a strong work ethic, be resilient to change and be creative. Furthermore you have excellent project management, communication and interpersonal skills with stakeholders
Your new company
At Janssen Vaccines & Prevention B.V., part of Johnson & Johnson, we are dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Our team focuses on the development of novel therapeutics and vaccines to treat, cure and prevent infectious diseases. The Corona pandemic has a huge impact on public life and the world economy. Besides Corona, these range from respiratory infections like Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) to Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and pathogens of global concern such as Polio and Ebola.
What you'll get in return
Hays Detachering | This is a project that will start with a contract for 12 months through Hays. Extension to stay within the department is anticipated. At this position, you will get a competitive salary and your travel expenses are covered. Visa sponsorship cannot be provided.
What you need to do now
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