Scientist, Downstream Protein Purification

Posté 31 mars 2022

Burlington, Massachusetts - United States

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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.

Your Role:

MilliporeSigma is looking for a Scientist, Downstream Protein Process Development  to join the Technical and Scientific Solutions (TSS) team in New England. This role is part of a worldwide team of engineers and scientists reporting into the technical support group for MilliporeSigma’s Process Solutions business.


  • Proactively pursue and perform process development studies for the purification of therapeutic proteins using MilliporeSigma technologies such as sterile, depth, tangential flow and virus filtration and chromatography
  • Involvement in filter selection and sizing, process optimization, and technology transfer activities associated with the purification of new pharmaceuticals
  • Provide consultation to customers through email or teleconference calls.
  • Collaborate and work with customer process development groups in New England (primarily in the Boston area).
  • Work collaboratively with a team of local MilliporeSigma account managers to provide technical expertise to local customers.
  • Adequately document customer interfacing activities and make recommendations for future course of action based on results.
  • Travel within the New England area and North America with some possible international travel


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Life Sciences, Chemistry or Biochemistry and 2+ years of experience within pharmaceutical development or technology implementation


  • Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Life Sciences, Chemistry or Biochemistry and 1+ years experience within pharmaceutical development or technology implementation


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Sound understanding of upstream and/or downstream biomanufacturing process requirements, best practices, and industry standards.
  • Ability to identify thought leadership opportunities and implement through lunch & learns, publications, presentations, etc. with a focus on customer collaboration.
  • Ability to cope with change, shift gears quickly, and comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
  • Highly motivated, self-directed, and able to work independently in a field-based position.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, concisely and successfully to diverse audiences through both written and oral communications
  • Ability to produce quality written experimental reports and other appropriate documentation.





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