1+ months

Scientist - Pilot Upstream

Kelly Services
Summit, NJ 07901
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as a **Scientist - Pilot Upstream** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **Summit, NJ.**

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**Job Title: Scientist - Pilot Upstream**

**Pay: $48.21 per hour**

This position in Biologics Process Development is to support the development of high-efficiency upstream processes for recombinant protein production. The successful candidate will perform laboratory maintenance, mammalian cell culture experiments as well as evaluate other innovative technologies at various scales.

**Responsibilities** :

1. Conducting small to large scale bioreactor experiments for cell culture process optimization, which requires some flexible schedule/weekend work.

2. Operating 5L bench top bioreactors, and pilot scale single use bioreactors (50L-250L SUB).

3. Investigating and manipulating cellular metabolism for process understanding and improvement.

4. Familiarity with cell culture analytical tool such Vicell Cell Counter, Nova Flex, Cedex Bio HT, Metaflex, and osmometer.

5. Evaluating process robustness and mitigation strategy for tech transfer and campaign support

6. Managing laboratory activities such as: equipment set-up/calibration, SOP generation, and routine maintenance.

7. Managing laboratory maintenance such as routine equipment cleaning, ordering, and re-stocking of consumables.

8. Supporting media, feed, and chemical solution production activities.

9. Writing technical summaries and development reports

**Skills/Knowledge Required** :

Hands-on experience conducting cell culture experiments single-use pilot scale bioreactor operation

Familiarity with equipment used in cell culture processes and troubleshooting

Pilot scale experience

Basic understanding of biochemistry and cell metabolic pathway

Knowledge of bioreactor characterization and engineering principles is a plus

Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively within a team setting

Proficient in computer systems and relevant applications

Statistical application and programming is a plus

Excellent organizational and time management skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

**Must Have** :

Bio/Chemical Engineering or related field, B.S. with > 4 years industry experience or M.S. with > 3 years industry experience

1. 4+ years professional experience.

2. Experience with upstream operation from biologics and vaccines.

3. Hands-on experience conducting cell culture experiments single-use pilot scale bioreactor operation

4. Pilot scale experience

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**_Kelly Services is a U.S.-based Fortune 500 company. With our global network of branch locations, we are uniquely positioned to provide our customers with international staffing support and our employees with diverse assignments around the world._**

**Kelly Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

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**About Kelly** ****

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Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-06-28

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