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Associate Principal Scientist, Biologics Pilot Plant (Process Operations)

Company: Merck
Location: West Point
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Job Description:

Associate Principal Scientist, Biologics Pilot Plant (Process Operations) Location West Point, Pennsylvania, United States of America Job Type Full time This site is for Res idents of the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico.
Residents of other markets, please click here . Job DescriptionApplications are sought for a leadership opportunity in our Research Division's Biologics Pilot Plant (BPP) Operations Team. Individual will lead campaign(s) focusing on GMP manufacture of bulk biologics (vaccines and therapeutic proteins) clinical supplies and will grow to managing a group of scientist/engineers in day to day activities. Candidate is expected work in a team atmosphere in close collaboration with the development groups. Responsibilities include all aspects of preparation, execution and closeout of a GMP campaign. Candidate will participate in/oversee a range of specific activities including, but are not limited to, equipment specification, equipment start-up, campaign document preparation/review, process fit within the BPP suites, planning and execution of GMP batches, supporting / coordinating cleaning development / validation, and steam-in-place development / validation as well as directly involved with personnel development and mentorship/guidance of staff.--A key element of this assignment is to coordinate the campaign activities with the process development functions, various groups within the Biologics Pilot Plant (BPP operations, GMP/safety, Raw Material Planning) and other areas such as Quality Engineering, GMP compliance, and Facilities groups. Candidate is expected to supervise a small team typically focusing on 1-2 campaign(s) at a time while coordinating the overall campaign activity across a much larger multi-functional team. In addition to the core responsibilities outlined above, an opportunity exists to contribute towards defining/streamlining various business processes for efficiently managing this multi-product facility to manufacture clinical supplies for products in all phases of development.Education Minimum Requirement:

  • BS in Chemical Engineering or Biological Sciences with a minimum of 12 years of relevant experience
  • MS in Chemical Engineering or Biological Sciences with a minimum of 8 years of relevant experienceExperience and Skills:
    • Previous significant experience in processing of biologics or vaccines, GMP operations, and large-scale fermentation / cell culture equipment or downstream unit operations is required
    • Strong technical background in several bio-process unit operations is required
    • Previous experience leading work groups
    • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
    • Proven leadership and project management skills
    • Demonstrates the ability to work independently and/or in a team environment delivering strong results
    • Demonstrates exceptional conflict management and negotiation skills
    • Ability to help to create and define compelling vision, drive change, influence decision making
    • --Strong management skills and personnel development aptitude is preferred
    • Good understanding of the regulatory guidelines governing cGMP manufacture (and specific company guidelines) is criticalWe are a research-driven biopharmaceutical company. Our mission is built on the simple premise that if we "follow the science" that great medicines can make a significant impact to our world. We believe that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to world-class science can succeed by inventing medicine and vaccine innovations that make a difference for patients across the globe.--Who we are --- We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.What we look for --- In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.Invent. Impact. Inspire.NOTICE FOR INTERNAL APPLICANTSIn accordance with Managers' Policy - Job Posting and Employee Placement, all employees subject to this policy are required to have a minimum of twelve (12) months of service in current position prior to applying for open positions.If you have been offered a separation benefits package, but have not yet reached your separation date and are offered a position within the salary and geographical parameters as set forth in the Summary Plan Description (SPD) of your separation package, then you are no longer eligible for your separation benefits package. To discuss in more detail, please contact your HRBP or Talent Acquisition Advisor.We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together.--The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another's thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.Residents of ColoradoClick here to request this role's pay range.Current Employees apply HERE Current Contingent Workers apply HERE US and Puerto Rico Residents Only: Our company is committed to inclusion, ensuring that candidates can engage in a hiring process that exhibits their true capabilities. Please click here if you need an accommodation during the application or hiring process.
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      EEOC Poster EEOC GINA Supplement--- OFCCP EEO Supplement We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another's thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace. Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully--
      Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, also known as Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. All CVs / resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at our company without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our company. No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by our company as a result of an agency referral where no pre-existing agreement is in place. Where agency agreements are in place, introductions are position specific. Please, no phone calls or emails.--Employee Status: RegularRelocation:DomesticVISA Sponsorship:No Travel Requirements: 10%Flexible Work Arrangements:Not SpecifiedShift:Not IndicatedValid Driving License:YesHazardous Material(s):Number of Openings: 1
      Requisition ID:R109733 Email this job to: Your Name About Us We are one company, but we operate under two different corporate brand names. We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as MSD everywhere else. COVID-19 Learn how our hiring is going virtual to protect you and our employees. Total Rewards Discover how we support our employees' well-being to help them fulfill their potential. Be Yourself Our culture values a diversity of voices and always bringing your best self to work.
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