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Process Scientist I

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Fremont, CA
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Job Title Process Scientist I

Jobid US15TPCH_BH1424248

Location: Fremont, CA, 94536, USA

Description **Process Scientist I**

**Fremont, CA**

**04/03/2018 - 04/03/2019 *The position is funded up to 1 year, with potential renewal for up to 2 years.**

**Duties:** The role will function within the Protein Science group alongside a team of other scientists, engineers, post-doctoral students, and interns with a wide spectrum of skill sets. The scientist is expected to independently perform routine scientific work and novel technology development under the instruction of a Principal Scientist. The role for this position will be multi-faceted, with two main areas of focus: Exploration of novel, cutting-edge technology for the innovation of monoclonal antibody purification development at both bench and pilot scales, including new technology evaluation, capacity determination including DBC studies, and accelerated column lifetime studies.

+ This exploration will include participation in intensified purification processes including but not limited to: traditional and membrane based chromatography, dead-end filtration, and tangential flow filtration.
+ The position will call for familiarity with equipment capable of determining in-process performance parameters for purification. Such equipment will include: AKTA FPLCs AVANT, Pilot, 6MM , Unicorn software, Cedex Bio HT, turbidity meter, pH and conductivity probes, Vmax/Pmax equipment, Flow VPE, Solo VPE, and other UV meters, pumps, mixing devices, deltaV software, etc as required.
+ Duties will also include buffer preparation from bench to pilot scale. Downstream purification process troubleshooting through both literature-based research and hands-on bench work to better understand current process shortcomings and sensitivities. This will require thorough knowledge of protein biochemistry and experience with in-depth literature review, TFF as above, and affinity coupling and purification.
+ Knowledge of Mass Spec is also a plus.
+ The position will interface with cell culture personnel and analytical scientists to receive/provide samples, descriptions, and analyses.
+ The position will be a fully integrated member of the scientific team, attending the core scientific team meetings. Growth in the scientific area of the job is expected and encouraged.

+ Previous experience with or in-depth practical knowledge of downstream purification of mAbs highly desired
+ Strong protein biochemistry and/or engineering skills ideally including experience
+ Experience with CHO cells is a plus.
+ Experience with or strong theoretical understanding of downstream processing techniques such as chromatography, filtration, UFDF
+ Good written and oral communication skills
+ Ability to work in a team environment
**Education:** BS in related major and 2-3+ years of relevant experience MS in related major and 1+ years of relevant experience PhD in related major and 0-1 years of relevant experience

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