Scientist I - Cell Culture Job

GE Healthcare
Job Location
Logan, UT
Job Description

The Scientist position is responsible for designing, undertaking and analyzing information from controlled laboratory-based investigations, experiments and trials. Investigations will focus on the development and research of cell culture products in support of upstream bio-processing processes.
Essential Responsibilities: Duties include (but are not limited to):

- Combining knowledge of chemistry/biochemistry/biology to deliver new products

- Evaluating and extending new concepts as well as providing innovations which can be developed into new product advantages

- Using broad expertise in chemistry/biochemistry/biology to help resolve urgent issues with current products

Specific Responsibilities:

1. The cell culture scientist will work in a bio-processing laboratory focused on the development and improvement of cell culture media and supplements for bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing and bio-processing applications

2. Will assist in design, execution, and analysis of cell culture based experiments

3. Responsibilities may also include training others and troubleshooting experiments

4. Minimal (
5. Awareness and compliance with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position

6. Participate in continuous improvement activities by identifying and appropriately escalating process and product quality gaps, providing solutions when possible


Qualifications/Requirements: Minimum Qualifications:

1. Bachelors degree in Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, or related field

2. 1+ year relevant work experience

3. Must be willing to work in our Logan, Utah facility full-time

U.S. (Country) Specific Qualifications:

1. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States full-time

2. Must submit application for employment through (or COS if internal) to be considered

3. Must be 18 years of age or older

4. Must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process

5. Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including for example, verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background
Additional Eligibility Qualifications: GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Desired Characteristics: 1. Masters degree in in Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, or related field
2. Demonstrated record of innovation in the area of scientific expertise
3. Excellent oral and written communication skills
4. Experience with research collaborations
5. Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task
6. Demonstrated problem solving ability and results orientation

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