Current Jobs


Top 60 Jobs
Category Position Location Date Posted Close Date
Contract Supply Chain Philadelphia , Pennsylvania 26 Oct 2020
Contract Human Factors Engineer San Francisco, California 26 Oct 2020
Contract Accounts Payable Specialist Summit, New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Associate Scientist Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Biologics Process Operator Devens, Massachusetts 26 Oct 2020
Contract Biologics Process Operator Syracuse, New York 26 Oct 2020
Contract Data Manager Warren, New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Drug Product Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Laboratory Technician Lawrenceville, New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Molecular Biology Technician/Lab Accessioning Scientist Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Power BI Administrator Seattle , Washington 26 Oct 2020
Contract Production Manager Lead Princeton Pike , New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Project Manager Summit, New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Quality Control Phoenix , Arizona 26 Oct 2020
Contract SAS Administrator Seattle , Washington 26 Oct 2020
Contract Scientist Fredrick, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Strategic Planner, Forecasting and Planning Warren, New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract System Specialist Princeton Pike , New Jersey 26 Oct 2020
Contract Validation Specialist Devens, Massachusetts 26 Oct 2020
Full Time Architect Remote , New Jersey 2 Nov 2020
Contract Biologics Drug Substance/Drug Product Technology Transfer Engineer Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Pricing and Contract Strategy Manager Wilmington, Delaware 26 Oct 2020
Contract Scientist Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020
Contract Technical Gaithersburg, Maryland 26 Oct 2020

Job Title: Scientist
Location: Gaithersburg
State: Maryland
Close Date None
Position Description:

Scientist

Required Qualifications:

Senior Scientist - Global Technical Operations - Analytical ( AZ15642)
Position Description:
This position will provide overall scientific and strategic leadership for AstraZeneca’s bio analytical operations network leading strategic analytical projects and supporting Science and Technology Excellence.

Essential Job Functions:
Key area of responsibility will be enterprise wide analytical activities in Operations, which include the following functions.
• Responsible for analytical method transfer from AstraZeneca’s Biopharmaceutical Development or Global Technical organization to commercial manufacturing sites as well as outside testing laboratories
• Responsible for developing pragmatic implementation plan, by working with stakeholders from cross functional areas
• Responsible for ensuring harmonized compliance to internal standards and policies related to analytical operations supporting third party suppliers
• Foster creative collborations between R&D, Operations and the third-party suppliers to progress the projects and coming up with win/win solutions
• Author/Review technical documents in the subject matter for regulatory submissions as needed
• Provide input and review for regulatory filings to ensure consistency in depth of content and strategic approach
• Provide forward thinking in anticipation of future needs


Position Qualifications:
Knowledge and Scope
• Experience in cell culture, Immuno assay, PCR, next generation genome sequencing, biologics, residuals and impurities assay, analytical method development, transfer and method validation- Vaccine experience preferred. Leadership experience in leading global team and working with CMO is essential
• Must have significant experience with most of the following standard analytical techniques used in the biopharmaceutical industry: e.g., UV-Vis, HPLC, LC-MS, GC, FT-IR, SDS-PAGE, IEF, CE, ELISA, mass spectrometry, bioassay.
• Has a working knowledge of biosafety testing and microbiology requirements in a manufacturing environment
• Analytical method development and validation experience; knowledge of cGMP practices and ICH requirements
• Leadership experience in leading global team and working with CMO is essential
• Ability to work effectively in a team-based environment as well as cross­ functionally
• Ability to manage complexity and adapt to changing priorities
• Has demonstrated leadership through project team participation, internal consulting and mentoring
• Ability to make timely and defensible decisions and conclusions
• Demonstrates the ability to effectively explain complex scientific concepts to a broader, diverse audience.
• Proficient in project management and stakeholder management skills
• Experience in using Lean/continuous improvement methodology for process improvement

Education Requirements:
• MS or PhD in Biological Sciences required; 10-12 years relevant experience with a MS or 6+ years relevant experience with a Ph.D.

Desired Qualifications:
Apply for this Job
Return to Job Listing