Scientist I - Cell Culture Job

Novo Nordisk
Job Location
West Lebanon, NH
Job Description

Requisition ID 28958BR
Title Scientist I - Cell Culture
Job Category Manufacturing
Job Description Novo Nordisk US Bio Production Inc. is looking for Scientist I – Cell Culture to join our team in West Lebanon, NH. This position will provide scientific support in the Cell Culture area of bio pharm manufacturing such as protein and product characterization, process transfer and/or technical support of ongoing biopharmaceutical manufacturing operations.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Provide scientific support in the transfer, development and characterization of new protein analytical methods, and/or commercial processes in cell culture, protein purification and/or protein formulation
* Monitoring and analysis of process operations and the design and analysis of laboratory experiments aimed at developing new protein characterization methods, formulations and/or processes, solving complex manufacturing problems, optimizing existing processes and/or improving process reliability
* Participate in cross functional R&D teams, investigation teams, technology transfer teams and/or operational excellence teams dedicated to improving systems and practices
* Contribute to scientific expertise and provide general knowledge in a breadth of technical areas relevant to biopharmaceutical products, protein characterization and/or manufacturing

* Support the submission of worldwide regulatory filings
* Performs all job duties and responsibilities in a compliant and ethical manner and in accordance with all applicable healthcare laws, regulations and industry codes
* Emulates the Novo Nordisk Way in all activities and assignments

Education/Special Training Required

* BS in science or engineering with five (5) plus years, MS with two (2) plus years or PhD with no (0) year experience

Qualifications/Work Experience Required

* Technical expertise in cell culture, protein purification, protein analytics or protein formulation (including laboratory and/or scale-up experience) and broad knowledge of other technical areas within biopharmaceutical manufacturing
* Demonstrated ability to manage development associate staff is required
* Prior experience authoring IND or BLA sections is desirable
* Working knowledge of computer software such as MSWord and skilled knowledge of Excel and/or statistical software is required
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Excellent organizational skills
* Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Position Location US - Lebanon, NH
City West Lebanon
State/Provinces US - NH
Degree Required Bachelor's Degree Required
Percent Travel 0 - 10%

Novo Nordisk is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please call the U.S. Toll Free number at 1-855-411-5290 or email [email protected] with your request. Please note we do not accept applications for employment or employment related solicitations through this email address. If you are requesting special assistance, please specify your request in the body of your email. We will not be able to respond to requests unless you specify the need for special assistance or an accommodation in your message. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

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