Sr. Specialist Manufacturing Upstream - Whiptail

Posted 23 May 2022

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 229940

Details

 

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

 

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.


We are offering a $7,500 sign-on bonus for those that qualify!

 

​​​​Your Role:

 

At MilliporeSigma in Carlsbad, CA.The Manufacturing Senior Specialist position is responsible for leading the preparation and the execution of the manufacture of a cGMP pharmaceutical product for client projects.  This position does not have direct supervisory responsibility of employees but does have overall responsibility for the Projects they are assigned to. The Senior Specialist will be responsible for developing custom Master Batch Records, communicating with internal and external clients, and leading cGMP manufacturing operations.  Senior Specialists will uphold strict compliance to cGMP manufacturing and quality policies, ensure their team is properly prepared and trained, and to demonstrate good documentation practices in accordance with cGMP standards.  Senior Specialists will operate in a manner that promotes the safety and well-being for both the employees performing the work, as well as the Product being manufactured.

 

The Upstream Manufacturing Senior Specialist will guide the process and manufacturing team through all phases and facets of cell culture from vial thaw, through expansion and production bioreactors, followed by clarification and TFF (UF/DF). This role may also assist with any manufacturing role as needed including buffer/media preparation, downstream operations, and fill/finish/inspection.

 

Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED 
  • 8+ years’ work experience in a cGMP cleanroom environment performing aseptic manufacturing operations
  • 4+ years’ experience sterile cell culture / aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood)
  • 4+ years’ experience troubleshooting equipment and process failures
  • 2+ years’ leadership experience while executing cGMP documentation and providing technical training to junior employees

OR

  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • 4+ years’ work experience in a cGMP cleanroom environment performing aseptic manufacturing operations
  • 4+ years’ experience sterile cell culture / aseptic operations in a BSC/LFH (biosafety cabinet, laminar flow hood)
  • 4+ years’ experience troubleshooting equipment and process failures
  • 2+ years’ leadership experience while executing cGMP documentation and providing technical training to junior employees

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Project Planning and Scheduling
  • Experience drafting and revising cGMP procedures and Master Batch Records
  • Experience with Cell Culture Expansion operations
  • Disposable bioreactors (25 to 1000L, Wave, SUB), viral vector manufacturing experience
  • Experience with TFF Hollow Fiber (UF/DF), Filtration, Depth filtration, operations
  • Experience with sterile fill filtration of media, buffers, and drug products

 

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

 

Curious? Chat with one of our curious minds on our interactive Q&A platform and catch a glimpse of our people, values, and culture. You can also apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com

 

If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

 

If you are a resident of NYC, Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.

 

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

 

As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

Apply Now