(Contract) Research Associate, Process Development

Employer
Moderna
Location
Massachusetts
Salary
Competitive
Posted
September 22 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Organization Type
Biotech
(Contract) Research Associate, Process Development

Position Summary

The (Contract) Research Associate will work as a team member to scale and execute toxicology and engineering Drug Substance batches for partners and internal programs. 

Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute scaled Drug Substrate batches for partners and internal programs.
  • Generate SOPs and Batch Records to enable routine preclinical production.
  • Develop and implement new processes that increase efficiency and ensure product quality.
  • Characterize Process intermediates and raw materials.
  • Analyze, interpret, and document experimental data.
  • Communicate batch and experimental outcomes to the team and stakeholders.

Qualifications

  • BS in Biology, Biological Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Science or Materials Science with 2+ years of experience.
  • Experience working with chromatographic purification and/or large scale TFF is plus.
  • Working knowledge of GLP and/or GMP guidelines is plus. 
  • Outstanding communication skills (verbal and written). 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to effectively collaborate in a dynamic, cross-functional matrix environment.