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17921050 Scientist II

Manufacturing / Production
Sharmini Yapan
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Job Reference: JO-2212-66353_1673518112


Scientist II

(12-month contract)

The successful candidate will be responsible for technical oversight at Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs) used by a global biopharmaceutical company to produce commercial and clinical product. This position provides strong scientific leadership for all aspects of technology transfer, validation, process scale-up, inspection, process monitoring, and process troubleshooting for manufacturing activities.

The role requires strong expertise in operational excellence and 6-sigma methodologies. The successful candidate will use their operational excellence expertise to identify, analyze and prioritize optimization opportunities at CMOs, and drive the necessary projects to deliver on yield commitments.


  • Providing technical and scientific direction for technology transfer and validation of Drug Product at CMOs.
  • Lead troubleshooting and root cause analysis activities using best in class problem solving for critical issues at Drug Product CMOs
  • Use lean six-sigma expertise to identify, analyze amd prioritize optimization and yield improvement opportunities across Drug Substance, Drug product and Final Packaging CMOs.
  • Involvement in cell bank governance.
  • Up to 20% international travel may be required.


  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a technical or manufacturing role in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • High level of technical expertise in pharmaceutical manufacturing across multiple technology and processing areas.
  • Comprehensive understanding of cGMP requirements for clinical and commercial manufacturing.
  • Expertise in operational excellence, lean six-sigma and Project Management.

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