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MSAT Senior Technology Associate

Employer
GSK
Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Oct 5, 2022

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Discipline
Other, Other
Organization Type
Pharma
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We make and supply medicines and vaccines all around the globe and our teams own every production stage, from creating quality products at our manufacturing sites to designing effective supply forecasting and regulatory inspections; all powered by digital, data and analytics. We operate at impressive scale, producing over 1.7 billion packs of medicine and 767 vaccine doses in 2021.

We continue to modernize, so we can launch even more new products at speed whilst turbo-charging delivery across our entire portfolio through our relentless focus on quality, safety, and service. The way we work will change. For some, the shift in technology and products will be revolutionary. Our R&D pipeline demands a new kind of supply chain, and we need the very best minds and capability to help us on our journey to make more complex products, harnessing the power of automation and robotics so we can work smarter together.

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following:
  • Support managing certain elements (such as upstream or downstream etc.) of the transfer of primary(drug substance) biopharmaceutical production technologies from R&D, third party clients or Contract Manufacturing Organisations to GMS Biopharm and from GMS Biopharm to other biopharmaceutical manufacturing sites.
  • Assist in supporting delivery of new biopharmaceutical applications and technologies as well as on delivering improvements to the existing supply chains supported by GMS Biopharm and technology transfers between GMS Biopharm & R&D.
  • Determine adequacy of plant to accept new technologies and appropriate actions to implement start of new process operations.
  • Responsible for development and preparation of technology transfer/process validation protocols and “hands-on” startup of production processes with operators.
  • Responsible for preparation and presentation of technology transfer/process validation reports or documentation.
  • Define training program for operators as part of technology transfer and when required train process operators.
  • Identify potential process problems, provide technical advice to Production and/or Quality Department to resolve process problems.
  • Advise management as to possible opportunities for process improvements.
  • Collect and track process trend data and monitor process trends. Determine causes of process variances and recommend corrective actions.
  • Stay current with developments in the fields of biotechnology and bioprocessing. Responsible for learning and understanding process technologies under development within R&D.
  • Demonstrate the use of OE tools and philosophies.
  • As necessary will be required to carry out laboratory based biopharmaceutical process development/investigational activities.
  • Independently design basic lab experiments and interpret data/results with minimal supervision.


Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • BS/BA in either biological or chemical science or engineering or equivalent technical discipline.
  • Experience in Biopharmaceutical/ pharmaceutical industry or equivalent.


Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Knowledge in biopharmaceutical technologies such as large scale cell culture/microbial technology, biopseparations technologies, or pharmaceutical manufacturing of proteins. Basic understanding of analytical technologies related to the above.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong Analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Able to interact well with peers, subordinates, and senior personnel in scientific, quality, engineering and operational disciplines.
  • Able to prioritise, and decide appropriate courses of actions. Effective at implementing decisions.
  • Committed team player prepared to work in and embrace a team-based culture.


Why GSK?

GSK is a global biopharma company with a special purpose - to unite science, technology and talent to get ahead of disease together - so we can positively impact the health of billions of people and deliver stronger, more sustainable shareholder returns - as an organization where people can thrive. Getting ahead means preventing disease as well as treating it, and we aim to impact the health of 2.5 billion people around the world in the next 10 years.

Our success absolutely depends on our people. While getting ahead of disease together is about our ambition for patients and shareholders, it's also about making GSK a place where people can thrive. We want GSK to be a place where people feel inspired, encouraged and challenged to be the best they can be. A place where they can be themselves - feeling welcome, valued and included. Where they can keep growing and look after their wellbeing.So, if you share our ambition, join us at this exciting moment in our journey to get Get Ahead Together .

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