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Process Development Associate, Protein Purification

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Process Development Associate, Protein Purification, San Diego, CA**

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Designs and executes process development experiments to develop a thorough understanding of operating and performance parameters and identifies promising areas for process improvements.

+ Effectively analyses experimental results and designs and executes follow-up experiments that build upon previous results.

+ Performs process development activities to devise scalable and robust processes on accelerated timelines.

+ Provides training to new personnel in specific technical processes, as needed.

+ Performs process development activities for projects and products in collaboration with other individuals and departments.

+ Actively participates in technical transfer of downstream purification processes from clients and between Process Development and other internal groups like Cell Line Development and MSAT/MFG.

+ Actively participates in performing scale-up calculations across varying scales of the process up to cGMP scale.

+ Develops buffer formulations and makes buffers accurately according to protocols.

+ Actively participates in the documentation of observations and collection of data for analysis.

+ Participates in data management and the identification of trends in data and notification of scientists of possible impacts to processes and products.

+ Conducts activities in support of production schedules and objectives as directed by senior staff.

+ Troubleshoots challenging technical, experimental, and instrumental issues.

+ Maintains records to comply with regulatory requirements and assists with in-process testing.

+ Maintains lab organization and cleanliness by regularly stocking supplies and managing supply inventory.

+ Assembles and autoclaves tubing assemblies.

+ Maintains cleanliness of specific equipment such as AKTA systems and biosafety cabinets.

+ Maintains up-to-date knowledge of quantitative and qualitative analytical methods.

+ Represents Process Development and its activities as needed during project team meetings, training, and evaluation of new technologies.

+ As needed, assists with protein purification under cGMP standards for production of clinical trial material.

+ Performs other related duties as assigned.

**General Responsibilities:**

+ Operates to the highest ethical and moral standards.

+ Complies with company policies and procedures.

+ Adheres to quality standards set by regulations and company policies, procedures and mission.

+ Communicates effectively with supervisors, colleagues, and staff.

+ Participates effectively as a team player in all aspects of company business.

+ Travels as needed between sites, and to attend professional conferences and train on new technologies.

**Qualifications/Skills Required:**

+ BS or MS degree in biological sciences, chemistry, chemical engineering, biotechnology, biochemistry or related fields with 2+ or 3+ years experience, respectively, in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology fields.

+ Strong knowledge of recombinant protein expression and protein purification strategies using a variety of chromatographic techniques.

+ Strong knowledge in protein chemistry and analytical methods.

+ Good understanding and extensive hands-on experience with AKTA systems and Unicorn software: GE- Pure, Avant, Pilot, and Ready.

+ Good understanding and extensive hands-on experience with centrifugation, depth filtration and TFF.

+ Knowledge of buffer formulation and preparation.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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