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Process Scientist II

Location: Fremont Salary: competitive
Sector: R&D Type: Contract

Job Title: Process Scientist II

Location: Fremont, CA 94555

Duties:

The day to day scientific duties of the position will be to aid in the execution of experiments with several types of perfusion bioreactors and associated purification operations. The position may also include analytical equipment capable of determining some performance parameters for mammalian cell culture. Such equipment may include a Nova Flex analyzer a Waters HPLC or UPLC with Empower software, Cedex cell counters, blood gas analyzers and others. The position will also use bioreactor control equipment such as Finesse or Aplikon. The position will also interface with analytical scientists to provide samples, descriptions and analyses. The position will also make up solutions and growth media for mammalian cell culture. Training for the routine use of these instruments would be provided. Downstream activities include the operation of Akta purification systems, solution preparation and pumping systems. Analytical such as UV/Vis spectroscopy and fluorescence will be required. The position will be a fully integrated member of the scientific team; attending the core scientific team meetings. Growth in the scientific area of the job is expected and encouraged.

Skills:

Experience using sterile fermentation techniques. Use of weighing scales, pipettes, mixers and other liquid handling instruments. Experience using Microsoft Office tools including: Word, Excel and preferably OneNote and Microsoft Project. Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in a biological related science

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