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Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Enabling Technologies, Cell Therapy

Company: Takeda Pharmaceutical
Location: Rochester
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

By clicking the -Apply- button, I understand that my employment application process with Takeda will commence and that the information I provide in my application will be processed in line with Takeda's and . I further attest that all information I submit in my employment application is true to the best of my knowledge.Job DescriptionPOSITION OBJECTIVES:The Cell Therapy Manufacturing Technologies team is a cross-functional team of engineers and biologists focused on the development of novel technologies to automate and optimize cell therapy manufacturing across Takeda's multiple cell therapy products.- We are looking for a Senior Scientist or Scientist to lead a cross-functional team to work with internal and external partners to design, develop, and evaluate de novo and novel Cell Therapy manufacturing technologies.- This Senior Scientist/Scientist will make significant contributions to multiple complex projects to design and implement the next generation of Cell Therapy manufacturing at Takeda.

  • Must have first-hand experience with automated cell therapy manufacturing technologies and general knowledge of the cell therapy manufacturing process
  • Must have experience in mammalian non-adherent and adherent cell culture, cell transfection and transduction, execution of functional in vitro assays relevant for various types of immune cells and/or stem cells
  • Must have experience working with departmental and/or cross functional peers to coordinate and execute on complex projects
  • Benefit to have experience working with third parties and development of URS, RFP, and SOW documentation
  • Benefit to have experience with technology transfer and writing of technical reports and documentsEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:Education and Experience:To Be Considered for the Scientist Role:
    • Bachelors degree in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 8+ years relevant industry experience
    • Masters degree in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 6+ years relevant industry experience
    • PhD in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science-To Be Considered for the Senior Scientist Role:
      • Bachelors degree in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 11+ years relevant industry experience
      • Masters degree in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 9+ years relevant industry experience
      • PhD in biology, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 3+ years relevant industry experienceKnowledge and Skills:
        • Expert in standard aseptic cell culture techniques and tools and experience working with primary immune cells
        • Deep understanding of the cell therapy manufacturing process and associated tools
        • Ability to quickly understand how novel devices functional and ability to apply that knowledge to understand impact on cell properties
        • Basic knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices
        • Benefit to have experience with transduction/transfection techniques
        • Benefit to have experience with mesenchymal stem cell culture
        • Ability to identify the critical issues of problems, determine the causes, and implement possible solutions to the problem
        • Ability to work well in a global cross-functional team environment and expresses one's self clearly and concisely
        • Ability to exercise good time management and prioritization skills to balance multiple project and departmental objectivesAbsent an approved religious or medical reason, all US office-based and lab-based Takeda employees who work fully on-site or in a hybrid model (as determined by Takeda) must be fully vaccinated to work at a Takeda site or to engage with Takeda colleagues or anyone else on behalf of Takeda. US field-based employees must be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, absent an approved religious or medical reason. US employees who work at a Takeda manufacturing facility, and those who work at a BioLife center or BioLife lab, may be subject to different guidelines. If you are contacted by a Takeda recruiter about your job application, we encourage you to seek more information on the applicable guidelines for the Business Unit/Function to which you have applied.WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:
          • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
          • Tuition reimbursement
          • Company match of charitable contributions
          • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
          • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
          • Community Outreach ProgramsEmpowering Our People to ShineDiscover more at-takedajobs.comNo Phone Calls or Recruiters Please.#LI-KD1This job posting excludes CO applicants.EEO StatementTakeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.LocationsBoston, MAWorker TypeEmployeeWorker Sub-TypeRegularTime TypeFull time

Keywords: Takeda Pharmaceutical, Rochester , Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Enabling Technologies, Cell Therapy, Other , Rochester, New York

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