PD Associate I

Engineering, Manufacturing and Operations – Gaithersburg, MD

Process Development Associate
Gaithersburg, MD

 

As a member of the Lentigen Technology Process Development team, you will have the exciting opportunity to support the development and tech transfer of processes to manufacture purified Lentiviral vectors used for pre-clinical and clinical products. You will apply your knowledge and prior laboratory experience to support the pre-clinical and clinical manufacturing of Lentiviral vector products. Familiarity with cell culture and/or purification technologies and analytical methods will enable you to assist in the development and tech transfer of processes compliant with GMP manufacturing requirements.  Overall, your attention to detail and keen ability to reliably carry out biological production processes in a cross-functional team will champion the continued development of Lentigen Technology’s new products and growing success.

Requirements:

  • Degree from a four year college or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture OR chromatography OR filtration methods is preferred.
  • Experienced with, and strong understanding of, solution and buffer preparation.
  • Understanding of assays used in support of Lentiviral vector characterization (ELISA, Flow Cytometry, qPCR, ddPCR, Western-blot, HPLC, Particle analysis, etc.); Experience is a plus.
  • Superb documentation and organizational skills, capable of providing summaries and generating development reports
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. This job is performed in a temperature-controlled facility without exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures. Generally, this job is performed in a sanitized laboratory setting and routinely uses standard medical and research equipment such as biosafety cabinets, CO2 incubators, centrifuges, pumps, bioreactors, microscopes, and computers. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to blood, viruses, bacteria, body fluids and other tissues. Employees entering and leaving the laboratory must wear appropriate clothing and protective equipment such as masks, glasses, and gloves. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Lentigen Technology Inc., a Miltenyi Biotec company, is transforming and progressing. Our culture is one of bold scientific innovation. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

At Lentigen, we support the development and commercialization of novel treatments for human disease through the utilization of lentiviral vectors. We hold this widely recognized and clinically relevant method for delivering genetic materials into cells in order to modulate their function as a core strength of our company. We are scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our Gaithersburg campus, we strive to find solutions to both the technical and conceptual barriers to the implementation of gene therapy approaches for the treatment of human disease.

Lentigen Technology, Inc. is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity