Associate Director Process Sciences – Downstream
If you are looking for an uncommon opportunity -- a chance to join an organization known for its scientific excellence in the research and development of pharmaceuticals -- it's time to consider Regeneron.
Regeneron is a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron markets three products in the United States, EYLEA (R) (aflibercept) Injection, ZALTRAP (R) (ziv-aflibercept) Injection for Intravenous Infusion, and ARCALYST (R) (rilonacept) Injection for Subcutaneous Use. Regeneron has filed a regulatory application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a second indication for EYLEA. Phase 3 studies are in progress with EYLEA in two additional indications and with product candidates sarilumab and REGN727. Regeneron has active research and development programs in many disease areas, including ophthalmology, inflammation, cancer, and hypercholesterolemia.
Associate Director ' Process Sciences, Downstream, will be responsible for scientific investigations related to production processes for biological drugs.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
'The candidate will be responsible for leading scientific investigations related to downstream unit operations of biologics manufacturing processes
'The candidate will lead a team of Scientists and Associates and manage all activities to assure that scientific investigations are planned and coordinated cross-functionally, and executed effectively
'Experiments will be conducted in scale-down models using DOE or other experimental principles
'The candidate in this role will design and execute an effective raw material use testing and control plan.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
'Protein purification sciences
'Scale-down model development
'Raw material controls
'JMP and advanced statistical software programs
'Interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills;
'Word processing, spreadsheet, database management, statistical analysis, graphing, and presentation programs.
'PhD with 5+ years of relevant experience.
'Experience in leading a purification sciences team, in-depth knowledge of protein separation techniques, experimental design and data analysis using advanced mathematical tools is required. Knowledge of complex raw material chemistry and experience in the identification of chemical markers is beneficial. Candidate will develop programs that reflect best practices in the industry.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including stock incentives, 401k with company match, as well as the expected health and welfare benefits. Comprehensive relocation benefits are available, as required.
This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply to us today and find out what we mean when we say that, at Regeneron, we have an unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.
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