Job title : 2024 Co-Op, Upstream MSAT

  • Location: Framingham, MA

About the job

We are an innovative global healthcare company with one purpose: to chase the miracles of science to improve people’s lives. We’re also a company where you can flourish and grow your career, with countless opportunities to explore, make connections with people, and stretch the limits of what you thought was possible. Ready to get started?

We deliver 4.3 billion healthcare solutions to people every year, thanks to the flawless planning and meticulous eye for detail of our Manufacturing & Supply teams. With your talent and ambition, we can do even more to protect people from infectious diseases and bring hope to patients and their families. Your job, as 2024 Co-Op, Upstream MSAT within our Global MSAT Team, will work in the upstream process development group of the drug substance function in Specialty Care Manufacturing Science and Analytical Technology (MSAT). The co-op will work in a laboratory setting on a project related to on-line monitoring of mammalian cell culture using Raman spectroscopy for perfusion process development. This position is 6 months on a full-time basis July 2024 – December 2024.

Main responsibilities:

  • Operate perfusion bioreactors.

  • collect and run cell culture samples in multiple instruments for cell counting and metabolites.

  • set up, maintain and troubleshoot Raman equipment (transmitter, probes), etc.

  • collaborate with SMEs to build the models using online Raman data.

  • Update the team during regular meeting and give a presentation at the end of the project.

About you

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s (sophomore year or higher) or Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, or related discipline.

  • Experience in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry laboratory setting.

  • Basic understanding of cell culture processes and bioreactor operations.

  • Experience in statistical analysis, preferably experience using statistical software JMP or similar.

  • Experience in data-driven modelling.

  • Experience in scripting and familiarity with process controllers like MFCS and DELTA-V.

  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills.

Why choose us?

  • Bring the miracles of science to life alongside a supportive, future-focused team.

  • Discover endless opportunities to grow your talent and drive your career, whether it’s through a promotion or lateral move, at home or internationally.

  • Enjoy a thoughtful, well-crafted rewards package that recognizes your contribution and amplifies your impact.

  • Take good care of yourself and your family, with a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits including high-quality healthcare, prevention and wellness programs.

  • Play an instrumental part in creating best practice within our manufacturing facility.

Pursue Progress . Discover Extraordinary .

Progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. You can be one of those people. Chasing change, embracing new ideas and exploring all the opportunities we have to offer. Let’s pursue progress. And let’s discover extraordinary together.

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