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Sr. Bioengineer

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Lonza Walkersville, Inc.

Walkersville, MD

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Job Description:

At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia. 

Our vision

We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life.

Our mission

We work with passion, using advanced technologies, to transform life science into new possibilities for our customers.

Do you want to help us as we shape the future of this great organization?

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Sr. Bioengineer

Job Description Summary

In this role, incumbent will have the opportunity to take charge of designing automated cell culture systems by engineering cutting edge technologies to modulate mammalian cell expansion. Incumbent extensive experience of bioengineering esp. bioreactors. The Sr. Engineer will be responsible for designing and developing innovative and complex cell manufacturing technologies that can create efficiencies of scale. This Sr. engineer will be expected to manage projects and people to deliver quality design of automated cell processing systems, solve problems, as well as assist in the tech transfer of new processes and equipment into operations.

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Key Accountabilities and Duties:

Responsible for developing upstream and downstream cell therapy manufacturing capabilities and technologies (2D, Bioreactors, cell concentration, etc.) that can be utilized over a wide array of cell types. 

Critically analyzes processes for improvement and scalability, and utilizes mechanical/electrical/software engineering expertise to establish and optimize new processes for incorporation into clinical cell production (Cell Therapy operations).  Has experience with bioreactors and familiar with sensing technology.

Conduct complex trouble shooting related to automated cell culture system, e.g., technical, equipment, software, and process performance issues, including planning of small-scale testing

Independently designs and executes experiments, including data analysis and communication.  Interprets results and proposes next steps.

Maintains accurate and up to date records, including appropriate lab notebook recordings.  Capable of achieving deliverables in a timely fashion.

Writing and revising technical documents including lab SOPs, test protocols and reports. Externally present results at scientific conferences and publish scientific papers in high quality peer-reviewed journals.

Minimum Required Education/Qualifications/Skills

MS in Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 8 years directly relevant experience or a PhD degree in Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 3 years directly relevant experience

Knowledge of cell/tissue culture systems with bioengineering background

Strong engineering background with problem solving skills and people management experience

Hands-on experience with scalable bioreactor design experience and validation experience preferred.

Experience in developing new processes and scaling processes preferred.

Working knowledge of closed and single use systems preferred.

Effective written and oral communication skills; independent work skills; commitment to achieving deliverables; delegating skills; and ability to lead and perform in a team setting

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Lonza.  The place to Go, Stay and Grow.

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