Scientist 1

Posted 09 Jun 2022

Glasgow, Glasgow - United Kingdom

Req Id 250111

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A career at our company 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.

 


Your Role: We have an excellent opportunity for a Scientist to join our biologics Manufacturing team, as a Scientist you will be responsible for conducting customer driven manufacturing campaigns, coordinating internal resources and supporting the team throughout the duration of the project. With a solid understanding of GMP production activities and shown expertise in upscale production methods, and a key contact working with the manufacturing team. Working closely with the client to transfer in new customer projects, coordinate documentation, materials and training as required to ensure successful production and release of clinical intermediate material. In return, you will be working for a Global organisation with fantastic benefits.

Who you are:

  • Educated to Ph.D. level a biological related subject or a closely related subject with post-graduate experience. Alternatively, a BSc degree within these subjects and significant proven experience.
  • Significant work experience in a GMP/ GLP regulated environment including cell culture and virus handling
  • It is preferred although not crucial that you will have proven skills and knowledge of using upscale production methods such as Wave Bioreactors, Bioreactors and closed system production methods.
  • Experience in process development in which manufactures can be improved on.
  • Ability to develop or adjust processes as to improve product yield
  • Preferred knowledge and experience of using the Unicorn software.
  • Strongly passionate about quality and safety
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Good communication and self motivated with strong initiative and drive
  • Ability to work in a Grade B cleanroom production environment
  • Good standard of written and spoken English and are computer literate

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. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 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.merckgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html

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