Celgene Bioengineer I, ARD in Warren, New Jersey
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.
Independently design, perform and interpret complex experiments to support analytical development objectives with a focus on assay characterization and validation. Leads and advances analytical projects to Quality Operations. Facilitates growth of less experienced analytical and QC Ops scientists.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Lead analytical method characterization and qualification, which may include the following types of methods: flow cytometry, ELISA, cell counting, qPCR, microbiological/safety, etc..
Execute/implement analytical experiments of substantial multi-variant complexity
Author and review analytical method experimental reports, qualification protocols, plans, and/or reagents qualification reports.
Execute/implement process for qualifying critical reagents, and/or reference standard.
Provide support in troubleshooting, instrument performance qualification.
Train end-users and entry level personnel on analytical processes
Present and communicate characterization work to other groups. Build relationships with cross-functional teams. Provide broader scientific guidance to other departments.
Maintain a basic knowledge of cell therapy development and awareness of competitive landscape. Anticipate process problems, Raise issues; recommend solutions to department management
Act as a key resource/contributor in specific area of expertise within the department
Lead achievement of project milestones with significant departmental impact
Ensure proper operation and perform routine maintenance of all laboratory equipment
Maintain a safe workplace in accordance with company and OSHA policies/procedures
B.S. in Biology or related discipline with 5-8 years of relevant experience or M.S. with 3-6 years of relevant experience
Proficiency in analytical skills; statistical analysis and effective presentation of analysis to other groups.
Ability to write reports that require minimal revision on content, Ability to work with minimal technical supervision and perform operational tasks independently
Able to assess risk and develop contingency plans for process risks
Highly motivated, drive to acquire new skills.
Expertise in mammalian cell culture and diverse analytical techniques.
Experience working in a regulated environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
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At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our vision as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.
“At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients.”
There are more than 300 clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), triple-negative breast cancer and pancreatic cancer. As committed as we are to clinical accomplishment, we are equally committed to patient support, which is a guiding principle at Celgene. We believe all who can benefit from our discoveries should have the opportunity to do so. Celgene puts patients first with industry-leading programs that provide information, support and access to our innovative therapies.