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System One Services Research Associate-Upstream in Bedford, Massachusetts

Research Associate-UpstreamBedford, Massachusetts



Category:Scientific & Clinical

Job ID:187462

Date Posted:03/22/2021

Research Associate-Upstream


  • Minimum of a BS degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or related with 0-3 yrs. related industry experience.


  • Strong aseptic techniques exp.

  • Exp. with stirred tank bioreactor and harvest operations is desired

"Nice to Haves":

  • Exp. performing tech transfer and scale up of disposable bioreactor processes is a plus


  • Assist with set up, maintenance and operation of harvest operations (depth filtration, Tangential flow filtration) as well as downstream processing

  • Participate and independently manage bioreactor operations in the suspension lab including the authoring and review of protocols and data entry templates

  • Support the design and execution of experiments to optimize critical scientific and engineering parameters for AAV production including cell culture growth, feed strategies, harvest, lysis, and clarification

  • Analyze and compare data across multiple scales. Support the generation of tech transfer documents and review manufacturing batch records

  • Contribute to pilot support activities including solution preparation, raw materials

Location:Bedford, MA area

Start Date:ASAP!!

Duration:6+ Month Contract(possible contract-to-hire)

Hours:Mon-Fri; 8am-5pm

Key words "Chemical Engineer" or "Biochemist" or "Upstream" or "Downstream" Pharmaceutical, Rearch