Lead Scientist/Engineer

Posted 25 Nov 2021

Shanghai, Shanghai - China

Req Id 235358



A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 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.



Your role:

Job Purpose

A senior technical consultant role, responsible to provide downstream process related scientific solutions to customer problems, furthering our competitive positioning.


Key Accountabilities

  • Design and perform downstream hands-on process development work following protocols that aligned with best practices.
  • Process and analyses raw data to demonstrate technical expertise through scientific thought process and recommendation.
  • Provide technical report and presentations of work to customer in timely fashion.
  • Deliver standard or customized trainings in bioprocess technologies with high quality.
  • Lead scale-up implementation and ensure operational best practices is adopted and scale-down study to support troubleshooting or investigation.
  • Lead internal and external thought leadership activities via application project or presentation at conferences
  • Apply customized solution based on scientific knowledge or modelling to address complex customer troubleshooting cases
  • Prioritise projects, plan and execute support activities required that are aligned with the business strategy.
  • Contribute in global technology-focused team through providing regular update, identifying knowledge gap and communicate as China representative.
  • Establish strong relationship with internal and external stakeholders to drive business success
  • Lead technology-focused and/or initiative-focused global teams
  • Support team leader to coach and knowledge transfer to junior member on technical best practices
  • Deliver high quality communication to ensure an outstanding customer experience (written reports, telecons, face to face meetings).


Who you are:

  • Education background should be Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related engineering disciplines.
  • At least 10 years working experience in biology related companies
  • Being familiar with downstream purification process, especially expert on chromatography or TFF
  • Able to set priorities and assume ownership of critical projects development activities until completion.
  • Possess excellent data analysis and organizational skills.
  • Presentation skills, computer skills and communication skills.
  • Good command of English, both oral and written.
  • Experience in cGMP manufacturing or tech transfer is preferred
  • Experience and knowledge on process validation/ tech transfer is a plus
  • Willingness to travel.


HR: 89829

Functional Area: Engineering & Skilled Trade


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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